ISPI - 5th edition Advanced Diploma on Effective Electoral AssistanceOn Friday 29 November, the 5th edition of the ISPI Advanced Diploma on Effective Electoral Assistance closed. The training, organized by ECES in partnership with ISPI, took place at ISPI premises in Milan, Italy from 25-29 November.
During five days, participants from Tajikistan, Maldives, Ethiopia, Bulgaria, Kenya and Italy, to name just few, took part to this intense training delivered by ECES. Facilitators such as Raphaël Pouyé, ECES Senior Electoral and Strategic Advisor, from Morocco, Eric Tourrés, ECES Vice President, from Belgium and Jarek Domanski, Research Scholar at Harvard University, from Poland, provided participants with a comprehensive overview of the recent policy and implementation developments in the fields of electoral assistance and election observation. The agenda focused on several relevant topics, such as on the guiding principles of electoral observation currently under discussion within the international community, the electoral cycle approach as well as the formulation, implantation and evaluation of an Electoral Assistance Project. The importance of the media in electoral processes and the importance of media monitoring in election observation was also developed through the participation of Mirella Marchese, Media Monitoring Expert at Osservatorio di Pavia.
Thank you to all of you for your participation and your involvement, congratulations and see you next year!
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