HomeMembership contentThe Vote Watchers Observed You at the Polling Booths – Here’s What They Found Out Georgie Gaskin 04/11/2017 Membership content, Politics 639 Prime Minister Juha Sipilä is being observed while he is walking to the polling booth during the first day of the advance voting in Helsinki on March, 29, 2017. Picture: Tony Öhberg for Finland Today Over the past week, Finland has been full of election talk and strong campaigning by the candidates, culminating in the election on Sunday. (Read our coverage of the results here.) However, many would not have noticed a quiet presence lingering in the shadows at polling booths across the country. Finnish authorities had invited a delegation from the Council of Europe to observe and advise how the election process can be improved. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us Contribute to the discussion Be the First to Comment! Notify of new follow-up comments new replies to my comments You must be logged in to post a comment. You must be logged in to post a comment.