15th European Conference of Electoral Management Bodies „Security in Elections"

15th European Conference of Electoral Management Bodies „Security in Elections" on 19-20 April 2018 organized by the Venice Commission and the Section for Elections of the Ministry of Local Government and Modernization of Norway.

15th European Conference of Electoral Management Bodies „Security in Elections
More than 150 participants from 41 countries including members of central electoral commissions from Europe and beyond in the Conference was invited to debate the issue of democratic security about electoral processes. Discussions were mainly focused on countries' situations, concerns and experiences in the field of attacks or attempted attacks on electoral processes, especially by cyber-attacks, either from inside or outside their territories. Concerned electoral management bodies (EMBs) was invited to share any solutions they may have found to avoid or deal with such acts. Public trust and how it is created and reinforced, in a situation where ICT systems potentially make the observation of elections more and more complex is an indispensable component of a successful electoral process and will therefore be debated as well.
 

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