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Year 3 No. 8 May 2010

The vote of Mexicans overseas - Dalia Moreno López

Responsible of the Office of the Electoral Link of the Mexicans who are Overseas
in the Coordination of International Affairs of the IFE.



The Mexican model of postal vote

Vote overseas

Results and Numbers to consider about the first experience of the Mexicans voting abroadThe challenges and the actions taken by the IFE towards 2012


The first vote abroad Mexican experience meant a democratic progress and a great learning experience for all the players who participated in it. The postal voting scheme was innovative for Mexico and allowed the introduction of sophisticated, reliable technical and logistical arrangements.


IFE is currently considering all the variables that impacted the effectiveness of the results and the diagnostic evaluations have been a source of analysis to facilitate procedures for the future.

2. The approved decree was published in the Official Daily Journal of the Federation on June 30th, 2005, in its afternoon edition.