British campaigner in Italy Harry Shindler awarded OBE for supporting UK nationals’ rights
Italy

British campaigner in Italy Harry Shindler awarded OBE for supporting UK nationals’ rights

A World War II veteran who founded a support group for British nationals in Italy has been awarded an OBE for his services to fellow Brits abroad, the UK government has announced.

Switzerland marks 50 years of women voting
Switzerland

Switzerland marks 50 years of women voting

BREXIT: Spain enshrines in law voting rights for UK residents in local elections
Spain

BREXIT: Spain enshrines in law voting rights for UK residents in local elections

What it was like voting as an American in Germany right before the Berlin Wall fell
Germany

What it was like voting as an American in Germany right before the Berlin Wall fell

How the pandemic influenced Switzerland’s migration referendum
Switzerland

How the pandemic influenced Switzerland’s migration referendum

OPINION: Switzerland is now in a stronger position to negotiate with EU
Switzerland

OPINION: Switzerland is now in a stronger position to negotiate with EU

EXPLAINED: How Switzerland voted in Sunday’s referendums
Switzerland

EXPLAINED: How Switzerland voted in Sunday’s referendums

Basel to vote on granting monkeys ‘fundamental constitutional rights’
Switzerland

Basel to vote on granting monkeys ‘fundamental constitutional rights’

Why is Switzerland holding a referendum on purchasing fighter jets?
Switzerland

Why is Switzerland holding a referendum on purchasing fighter jets?

Everything you need to know about Switzerland’s paternity leave referendum
Switzerland

Everything you need to know about Switzerland’s paternity leave referendum

Is Germany set to lower the voting age to 16?
Germany

Is Germany set to lower the voting age to 16?

Americans in Germany: How and where to vote in person in the presidential primaries
Germany

Americans in Germany: How and where to vote in person in the presidential primaries

Foreigners one step closer to voting rights in Zurich – but there’s a catch
Switzerland

Foreigners one step closer to voting rights in Zurich – but there’s a catch

Swiss set to vote again on limiting EU migration
Switzerland

Swiss set to vote again on limiting EU migration

Foreigners living in Swiss canton of Valais could get the right to vote
Switzerland

Foreigners living in Swiss canton of Valais could get the right to vote

SPD hopes to revamp itself as voting for new leaders begins
Germany

SPD hopes to revamp itself as voting for new leaders begins

Switzerland’s Green Party makes historic gains in federal elections
Switzerland

Switzerland’s Green Party makes historic gains in federal elections

‘Make English a Swiss language’: Your views on the most important election issues
Switzerland

‘Make English a Swiss language’: Your views on the most important election issues

EXPLAINED: Why the Swiss might have the best form of governance
Switzerland

EXPLAINED: Why the Swiss might have the best form of governance

Have your say: What are the most important issues in next week’s Swiss elections?
Switzerland

Have your say: What are the most important issues in next week’s Swiss elections?

Three quarters of Swiss in favour of controversial ‘opt-out’ organ donation law
Switzerland

Three quarters of Swiss in favour of controversial ‘opt-out’ organ donation law

‘I pay taxes but have no say in Swiss life’: Your views on whether Switzerland should allow all foreigners to vote
Switzerland

‘I pay taxes but have no say in Swiss life’: Your views on whether Switzerland should allow all foreigners to vote

Have your say: Is it time all foreigners in Switzerland had the right to vote?
Switzerland

Have your say: Is it time all foreigners in Switzerland had the right to vote?

New platform gives foreigners in Switzerland ‘chance to vote’
Switzerland

New platform gives foreigners in Switzerland ‘chance to vote’

Here’s what Sweden talked about ahead of the EU elections
Sweden

Here’s what Sweden talked about ahead of the EU elections

Revealed: How much Sweden’s political parties have spent on EU election campaigning
Sweden

Revealed: How much Sweden’s political parties have spent on EU election campaigning

Foreigners in Sweden: How to vote in the EU election
Sweden

Foreigners in Sweden: How to vote in the EU election

‘I’ve seen war in Europe’: Berlin veteran in push to get people voting in EU elections
Germany

‘I’ve seen war in Europe’: Berlin veteran in push to get people voting in EU elections

100 years of female suffrage in Germany: the unknown story
Germany

100 years of female suffrage in Germany: the unknown story

Danish government to give voting rights to people with learning disabilities
Denmark

Danish government to give voting rights to people with learning disabilities

Frankfurt mayor re-elected with overwhelming majority
Germany

Frankfurt mayor re-elected with overwhelming majority

Sitting Frankfurt mayor just misses out on outright election victory
Germany

Sitting Frankfurt mayor just misses out on outright election victory

Frankfurt mayoral election: which candidate shares my political views?
Germany

Frankfurt mayoral election: which candidate shares my political views?

Long-term Brits in Norway to get back vote, as London announces end to time limit
Norway

Long-term Brits in Norway to get back vote, as London announces end to time limit

Your vote matters: get your US election ballot in today

Your vote matters: get your US election ballot in today

Here’s how Germany could end up having a snap election next year
Germany

Here’s how Germany could end up having a snap election next year

What we learned from the German national election
Germany

What we learned from the German national election

Opinion: Getting foreign-born Swedes to vote in 2018 should be a key issue
Sweden

Opinion: Getting foreign-born Swedes to vote in 2018 should be a key issue

Find out which German party you would vote for in election 2017
Germany

Find out which German party you would vote for in election 2017

North Rhine-Westphalia re-checking all votes after errors found
Germany

North Rhine-Westphalia re-checking all votes after errors found

Five Star Movement plans to ‘revolutionize democracy’ through online voting and e-petitions
Italy

Five Star Movement plans to ‘revolutionize democracy’ through online voting and e-petitions

‘I pay taxes in Austria’: Anger as foreigners barred from Vienna council vote
Austria

‘I pay taxes in Austria’: Anger as foreigners barred from Vienna council vote

Bern notice: Swiss region to again vote on changing cantons
Switzerland

Bern notice: Swiss region to again vote on changing cantons

Sweden’s urban-rural divide laid bare in new research
Sweden

Sweden’s urban-rural divide laid bare in new research

Britain to allow ALL citizens living abroad the right to vote

Britain to allow ALL citizens living abroad the right to vote

Neuchâtel looks to boost rights for foreigners
Switzerland

Neuchâtel looks to boost rights for foreigners

Norway’s elections are among the very best in the world
Norway

Norway’s elections are among the very best in the world

Denmark’s elections are the ‘best in the world’
Denmark

Denmark’s elections are the ‘best in the world’

UK expats challenge voting block in EU referendum
France

UK expats challenge voting block in EU referendum

Inquiry: ‘Give Swedish 16-year-olds the vote’
Sweden

Inquiry: ‘Give Swedish 16-year-olds the vote’

France ditches pledge to give foreigners vote
France

France ditches pledge to give foreigners vote

Erdogan’s AKP rake in German-Turkish votes
Germany

Erdogan’s AKP rake in German-Turkish votes

Last ditch plea for UK expats to register to vote
Spain

Last ditch plea for UK expats to register to vote

Why most UK expats will shun general election

Why most UK expats will shun general election

‘It’s now or never’: Democrats Abroad Germany on how to cast (and follow up with) a ballot
Germany

‘It’s now or never’: Democrats Abroad Germany on how to cast (and follow up with) a ballot

Votes for expats: Plan to end UK’s 15-year rule
Spain

Votes for expats: Plan to end UK’s 15-year rule

ANALYSIS: What we learned from Switzerland’s autumn referendums
Switzerland

ANALYSIS: What we learned from Switzerland’s autumn referendums

Jura to vote on extending expat political rights
Switzerland

Jura to vote on extending expat political rights

Give foreigners the vote, says SPD chief
Germany

Give foreigners the vote, says SPD chief

Which four Swiss cantons supported the referendum to limit EU migration?
Switzerland

Which four Swiss cantons supported the referendum to limit EU migration?

‘The EU elections are the only chance I get to vote’
Spain

‘The EU elections are the only chance I get to vote’

‘Why foreigners must get the vote in Germany’
Germany

‘Why foreigners must get the vote in Germany’

‘No Trump fighter jets’: Swiss don’t want to buy American planes
Switzerland

‘No Trump fighter jets’: Swiss don’t want to buy American planes

Proven: Nordic voting at Eurovision IS biased
Norway

Proven: Nordic voting at Eurovision IS biased

US election countdown: six reasons to get your absentee ballot now

US election countdown: six reasons to get your absentee ballot now

French vote in second round of local elections
France

French vote in second round of local elections

Bid to give foreigners the vote fails
Germany

Bid to give foreigners the vote fails

Expats urged to register in time for EU elections
Germany

Expats urged to register in time for EU elections

EU acts to defend voting rights of expats in Spain
Spain

EU acts to defend voting rights of expats in Spain

Spain awaits all-time low voter turnout
Spain

Spain awaits all-time low voter turnout

Germans lose interest in voting as election looms
Germany

Germans lose interest in voting as election looms

Minister: ‘Give children the vote’
Germany

Minister: ‘Give children the vote’

Group tries to count American expats abroad
Germany

Group tries to count American expats abroad

What’s at stake in Switzerland’s five referendums this month?
Switzerland

What’s at stake in Switzerland’s five referendums this month?

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Sweden

Voting at 17 wins support

Obama wins primary in Sweden
Sweden

Obama wins primary in Sweden

Irregularities reported in Sweden’s EU vote
Sweden

Irregularities reported in Sweden’s EU vote

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Sweden

Swedes voting early in record numbers

Swedes could cast ballots online by 2018
Sweden

Swedes could cast ballots online by 2018

Anxious France defies coronavirus to vote in local elections
France

Anxious France defies coronavirus to vote in local elections

Aargau set to vote on strict new Swiss citizenship requirements
Switzerland

Aargau set to vote on strict new Swiss citizenship requirements

EU migration to affordable housing: All you need to know about Switzerland’s crucial spring referendums
Switzerland

EU migration to affordable housing: All you need to know about Switzerland’s crucial spring referendums

‘Brexit will hinder AfD success’: What you need to know about the EU elections in Germany
Germany

‘Brexit will hinder AfD success’: What you need to know about the EU elections in Germany

Germany remains ‘vigilant’ to Russia meddling threat in EU vote
Germany

Germany remains ‘vigilant’ to Russia meddling threat in EU vote

How Brits in Germany should make the most of the Brexit delay
Germany

How Brits in Germany should make the most of the Brexit delay

The huge foreigner-sized hole in Swiss democracy
Switzerland

The huge foreigner-sized hole in Swiss democracy

Members’ Forum: should Germany’s foreign population be more political?
Germany

Members’ Forum: should Germany’s foreign population be more political?

Majority of minorities in Norway support Labour: report
Norway

Majority of minorities in Norway support Labour: report

Brits in Sweden ‘least informed’ about EU vote
Sweden

Brits in Sweden ‘least informed’ about EU vote

Survey: Could Brits in Europe put the brakes on Brexit?
Germany

Survey: Could Brits in Europe put the brakes on Brexit?

5 practical things Brits abroad can do to keep UK in the EU

5 practical things Brits abroad can do to keep UK in the EU

Give ‘disenfranchised’ expats the vote: EU
Sweden

Give ‘disenfranchised’ expats the vote: EU

Germany mulls realities of first openly gay foreign minister
Germany

Germany mulls realities of first openly gay foreign minister

The Local’s guide to EU elections
Germany

The Local’s guide to EU elections