EPDE Annual Conference Took Place in Berlin, 14-15 December 2015
On 14 and 15 December 2015 a third Annual Conference of EPDE took place in Berlin. 20 top monitors from 14 EPDE member organizations participated in the conference. The election experts developed a strategy of election monitoring in the countries of the EU Eastern Partnership and in Russia for the coming years.
A special EPDE guest, Prof. Pippa Norris, a McGuire Lecturer in Comparative Politics at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, ARC Laureate Fellow and Professor of Government and International Relations at the University of Sydney, presented the results of the research program "Electoral Integrity Project" which focuses on why election fails and what can be done to avoid it.
More information on the Election Intergrity Project is available here.