Third Virtual Meeting “Electoral Training in View of the New Challenge”

Fecha: (7/13/2020 2:44:56 PM)


San José, Costa Rica. On June 22, 2020, IIHR-CAPEL, as Secretary of UNIORE, and the National Electoral Chamber of Argentina organized the Second Virtual Meeting on “Electoral Training in View of the New Challenge.”


Thirty-four members of the schools, institutes and centers of education and training of the electoral bodies of Argentina, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay. Also participating, as guests, were representatives of the electoral bodies of  El Salvador and Honduras.


During the third, and last, meeting, the participants discussed “A SWOT Analysis of COVID 19” where they learned the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats with respect to their functions. In addition, possible joint lines of action and strategies within the Network of Schools, Institutes and Centers of Education and Training were identified. 

As a result of these three meetings, there will be an evaluation of the possibilities of horizantal cooperation and the publication of a brochure of the IIHR-CAPEL series “Latin America: Elections in times of a pandemic.”

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