Tracking the Disruption of Electoral Processes in the Digital Age


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Margarita R. Seminario sits down with Gerardo Berthin, Director of the Latin America and Caribbean Programs at Freedom House. Gerardo introduces Freedom House's new tracker, "Election Watch for the Digital Age" and explains the methodology Freedom House uses to determine how digital technologies are disrupting electoral processes around the world. They discuss the specific vulnerabilities that may affect this year's elections in Ecuador, El Salvador, and Peru.

Freedom House's "Election Watch for the Digital Age" can be found here.

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