All posts by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

  • Bulgaria’s 2019 local elections: Notes from week two
    October 11, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Campaigning ahead of Bulgaria’s autumn 2019 mayoral and municipal elections is at its midway point, with two more weeks to go, and the many thousands of candidates are criss-crossing the […]

  • Bulgaria’s 2019 local elections: Notes from week one
    October 4, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Around the time of the official start of campaigning a week ago ahead of Bulgaria’s autumn 2019 municipal elections, there was something of a minor increase in the sale of […]

  • Bulgaria’s 2019 local elections: The battle for Rousse
    October 1, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    In Bulgaria’s autumn 2019 mayoral elections, the contest in the Danube city of Rousse is one of the most interesting among the country’s major cities. In the scheduled mayoral elections […]

  • Bulgaria’s 2019 local elections: The battle for Varna
    September 30, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    There are 11 candidates seeking election as mayor of Bulgaria’s largest Black Sea city Varna in the autumn 2019 local elections, including Ivan Portnih, who is seeking a third consecutive […]