New toolkit will advance election observation

New toolkit will advance election observation

Election observers and trainers discussed a new Council of Europe toolkit on election observation and shared experiences from recent election observation missions at a one-day Council of Europe seminar co-hosted by EHU in Vilnius.

The newly developed election observation toolkit aims to assist local observers in reporting on elections, said Mr Sinisa Bencun, a Council of Europe expert and one of the authors of the toolkit.

Seminar attendees also shared ideas on how to effectively plan reporting, how to structure reports, and how to report election violations. To view, the toolkit, please click here.

Article written by Yana Makarskaya, BA Media and Communication student

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