Holding India’s titanic general election is no simple task. Voting is broken down into nine phases—the fifth and largest of which is scheduled for this Thursday—that are spread over six weeks. 1,088 more words
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In 2013, Paraguay joined the elite of countries with electoral regulations for the implementation of e-voting. Unlike other nations, which have the legal framework to automate but whose authorities are reluctant to leave manual voting behind (like Peru and Colombia), this country is planning to make the definitive leap this year. 427 more words
The need to optimize the electoral system in Dominican Republic includes modernizing voting with the implementation of technology. In order to carry out a transformation plan leading to reliable, safe, and transparent elections, various parties have demanded a legal reform. Find out more here.
No Turning ‘Round:
Selma’s Anniversary Call To Advance Voting Rights
On the Saturday night before the 2012 election, I was at a polling station in Florida where the predominantly minority voters stood in line as much as five hours waiting to vote. 729 more words
The president of Peru’s National Election Jury (JNE), Francisco Távara, has announced a “more aggressive” approach in the implementation of e-voting. He highlighted that their strategy is ensuring a gradual implementation to guarantee the coverage of all the stages that safeguard suffrage. Read more here.