What to Say on Election Day

What to Say on Election Day

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Planning the Campaign Strategically

Planning the Campaign Strategically

‘Alice: “Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,” said the Cat. “I don’t much care where,” said Al.

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Evaluating the Campaign

Evaluating the Campaign

After any campaign, the volunteers as well as the staffers tend to sleep long for the first time in weeks, or – after a big success – to engage in new stressful activities in new jobs. Quite ofte.

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Ruining the Campaign: a Compilation of Mistakes

Ruining the Campaign: a Compilation of Mistakes

The 21 best ways to spoil a campaign This compilation of useful tips is derived from years of international experience. They will work whenever you strive to be defeated. Loss guaranteed! 100%. Avoid .

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Registering the Party for the Election

Registering the Party for the Election

Contents 1. Rules and regulations 2. Registering as a party or for the election? 3. Nominating candidates 4. Useful links, documents and legislation Just as it is important to determine from the outse.

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Iron Curtain Bicycle Tours

Iron Curtain Bicycle Tours

Every five years, European citizens elect their representatives for the only multinational parliament in the world, the European Parliament. At the most recent European elections in June 2009, 500 mil.

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Campaign Organisation

Campaign Organisation

Contents 1. Campaign teams and campaign managers 2. Creative resource, printed material, the calendar / events 3. Candidates, the opposition, and volunteer management 4. Who decides? [Print version of.

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Working with Volunteers

Working with Volunteers

What does volunteering mean? The result of self-initiative and free will, volunteers are not oriented towards material gain. Volunteering is usually a community activity focused on the common good. Wh.

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Green Youth Organisations

Green Youth Organisations

 Content 1. Introduction 2. Preparation of the campaign 3. During the campaign [Print version of the entire article] [Click here for Best Practice Examples] A youth wing can prove to be an importan.

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Campaign Finances

Campaign Finances

(Many thanks to Dietmar Strehl, the treasurer of the German Green Party, for his useful tips)  Contents 1. Learning from the past 2. First the income 3. Then the expenses 4. Structuring the budget [P.

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Fundraising and Sponsoring

Fundraising and Sponsoring

Contents 1. Getting started – the right attitude 2. Fundraising – who and how 3. Sponsoring [Print version of the entire article] Getting started You want to raise a huge amount of money i.

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