Resources, news, debates, and events related to Presidential / prime minister.

Spanish Publication Date: Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Category: Case study
English Publication Date: Monday, March 2, 2020
The meeting was designed as follow up on promises Hon. Vandi made as part of debates in town hall meetings during campaigns for the parliamentary elections in 2018.
Category: Research
English Publication Date: Friday, February 28, 2020
It may be hard to believe — does it feel as if we haven’t had a chance to see the candidates square off against each other? — but the biggest change in presidential primaries over the past decade is the dramatic reduction in the number of debates.
Category: Pro-Debate Editorials
English Publication Date: Thursday, March 19, 2020
A bill to empower the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) to organise public debates for political candidates has scaled second reading at the Senate.
Category: Debate Laws and Regulations
English Publication Date: Thursday, March 19, 2020
A bill seeking to make election debates compulsory for presidential and governorship candidates has scaled second reading at the senate.
Category: Debate Laws and Regulations
English Publication Date: Sunday, March 22, 2020
Category: Debate Laws and Regulations
Spanish Publication Date: Friday, January 3, 2020
Las reformas al Código de la Democracia aprobadas por la Asamblea -y que esperan el pronunciamiento del Ejecutivo– incluyen la obligación de que los candidatos participen en debates durante la campaña de promoción.
Category: Debate Laws and Regulations
Spanish Publication Date: Wednesday, November 6, 2019
La Ley N° 19.827 declara la obligatoriedad de un debate entre candidatos a la Presidencia de la República.
Category: Debate Laws and Regulations
English Publication Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2019
The principal reason that TV debates have limited impact, according to research from Harvard Business School, is that 72% of voters make up their minds more than two months before the election – meaning few people will change their minds by the time...
Category: Research
Spanish Publication Date: Thursday, August 29, 2019
En una acordada extraordinaria, los jueces Santiago Corcuera y Alberto Dalla Via resolvieron realizar una audiencia el próximo jueves 5 de septiembre, con los candidatos o sus representantes, para que expresen su voluntad de participar y comenzar a...
Category: Debate Laws and Regulations