The Politics of Electoral Reforms in Post-Communist Countries

The 6 March 2005 Parliamentary elections in the Republic of Moldova

Snejana Sulima (snejanasulima@yahoo_com)


The article deals with the March 6th 2005 parliamentary election in the Republic of Moldova. It mentions the changes that occurred in the electoral system after the 1991 declaration of independence of the country. The article cites electoral legislation, describes the running of the electoral process and analyses the election results of the 2006 process. It also contains information about the implication of international bodies in the Moldavian elections.

Keywords: Republic of Moldova, parliamentary elections, electoral regulations, the running of electoral process, election results.