Democratic Party, Election Funds and Expenditures, Campaign for 2015 Local Elections

Open Data Albania is exploring on funding and expenditures made during elections campaign 2015 from the electoral entity, Democratic Party, DP. In this campaign for the local elections, the Democratic Party has been provided with a fund of ALL 81.1 million. In the financial report submitted, DP claims to have spent only 78.8 million ALL, marking so for the first time a surplus of funds…

Donors registered in June 21, 2015 Election Campaign

Election entities are likely to be financed during election campaigns by private donors, local individuals or legal persons. Electoral Code has provided for the rules of donations to electoral entities and cases when donations from donor entities comprises a conflict of interest. Individuals, or legal entities can not donate larger amounts than one million. Each donation, which amounts more than one hundred thousand ALL is…

Socialist Party, Funds and Expenditures for Local Election Campaign 2015

Open Data Albania is carrying out investigations on electoral funds and expenditures used during election campaign of 2015 by the electoral entity, the Socialist Party (SP). In this campaign for the local elections, SP has been provided a fund of ALL 9.3 million. In the financial report that was submitted, SP claims to have spent ALL 109.7 million, indicating so that the funds had been…

Parliamentary Parties – 2009 Electoral Funds

The parliamentary parties are highly important subjects in the context of the Electoral Funds and Expenses. As such they benefit from public funds, and at the same time they can draw on the funds collected over the years. Parliamentary parties are considered the ones that, in the previous parliamentary elections, have won and hold at least one MP seat in the Assembly. In the 2009…

The Socialist Movement for Integration – 2009 Electoral Funds and Expenses

The Socialist Movement for Integration (SMI) is one of the parliamentary political parties competing in the 2009 parliamentary elections. SMI has submitted for auditing comprehensive balance sheets of its collected and spent funds after the completion of the election process. The electoral finances of this political party consist in public and non-public funds. During the 2009 electoral campaign, SMI has spent 22,889,831 Leks. Total collected…

Comparative analysis on the most expensive Election Campaign 2009 – 2013

Open Data Albania has conducted a research regarding expenditures in election campaigns held in the years 2009 – 2013, placing the values declared in a comparative position. The research is based on official data from the audit reports of the accounting experts. The most expensive campaign is the campaign for the Assembly elections held in 2013. The second most costly campaign is the one of…

‘Aleanca Kuq e Zi’ Party – Election Funding and Costs in the Campaign of 2013

‘Aleanca Kuq e Zi’ Party is a party which participated as an election subject in the last assembly elections. This party has provided for the coverage for its electoral activity a fund of 1,743,448 ALL. According to the declared reports, the party has spent the amount of 1,722,805 ALL recording an electoral fund surplus of 20.6 thousand ALL or 1.2% of the total. Source: http://www.cec.org.al/images/stories/zgjedhje-per-kuvend/2013/rap_audit/audit/A_Ku_Zi.pdfComments…

Fryma e Re Demokratike Party – Election Funding and expenses in the Election Campaign of 2013

‘Fryma e Re Demokratike’ Party is one of the electoral subjects registered for participation in the Assembly elections held on June 23, 2013. Although it is not a parliamentary party, ‘Fryma e Re Demokratike’ Party has managed to secure as the support for its electoral activities, a fund of about four million ALL. According to accounting registrations, the party spent the same amount as the…

Values for 2013 Election Campaign Donations

Open Data Albania is exploring the Private Donations of the Election Campaign 2013. The research is based on official data of the audit reports from the political party?s auditors. The conditions for donations in favor of political parties, has been defined in Section 89 of the Electoral Code by the legislature. In the last election campaign, 50 % of financial resources are private donations. From…

Financial resources, Expenses and Fund?s Exceeding in the Election Campaign of 2013

In the Assembly Election Campaign 2013, there were sixty ? eight subjects competing among which: sixty ? six political parties and two independent candidates. To support the campaign activities, political parties stated that they have accumulated a fund of 241,211,140 ALL. For the first time in the short history of the allegation of financial resources for an election campaign, the money received from donations is…

Socialist Party – 2013 Electoral Funds and Expenses

In the electoral campaign for the 2013 parliamentary elections, the Socialist Party, which was also the leading political formation of the alliance that won the elections, managed to collect funds amounting to 80 million Leks (ca. $741,467). In addition, according to official financial reports, this political party has spent twice as much as collected funds. Specifically, its total campaign expenses amount to 187 million Leks…

The Democratic Party – 2009 Electoral Funds and Expenses

The Democratic Party of Albania is one of the parliamentary political parties competing in the 2009 Parliamentary Elections. DP has submitted for auditing comprehensive balance sheets of its collected and spent funds after the completion of the election process. The electoral finances of this political party consist in public and non-public funds and also in the electoral subject?s own funds. During the 2009 electoral campaign,…

Outstanding financial obligations of political parties participating in the 2009 electoral campaign

Open Data Albania has conducted a research into the companies and individuals, who have supplied services during the electoral campaign without being financially compensated for the same. The research presents the indebted subjects, the uncompensated companies or individuals, and the respective values of uncompensated services. The subjects that have not been compensated for the services rendered are mainly media companies that have provided the political…

Electoral funds by type of financing – 2009 Electoral Campaign

Open Data Albania is providing for a summary accounting balance sheet of the Funds from the 2009 Electoral Campaign. Official data taken from the reports of certified accountants are used in order to assess the various types of electoral financing. In 2009, 34 political parties have registered with the Central Election Commission as electoral subjects. There are only 11 parliamentary parties out of the total…