This page highlights recent news and analysis on candidate debates from the international press.

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English Publication Date: January 16, 2020 Source: Winnipeg Free Press Country: Canada
Spanish Publication Date: January 15, 2020 Source: La Razón Country: Bolivia

Hacemos un breve repaso de los argumentos expuestos por el MAS en los últimos meses para no tener el debate electoral como un hecho fundamental del quehacer democrático.

Spanish Publication Date: January 13, 2020 Source: El Deber Country: Bolivia

El debate entre candidatos es uno de los temas pendientes y que el nuevo Tribunal Supremo Electoral (TSE) pretende impulsar para que los postulantes al sillón presidencial puedan exponer sus programas de trabajo de forma conjunta ante la...

English Publication Date: January 12, 2020 Source: Voice of America Country: Uzbekistan

Even so, the cynicism among the voters found expression in ways that, in themselves, suggested just how much has changed in Uzbekistan. For decades, the Uzbek media have been tightly controlled and a reliable mouthpiece of the state. But private...

Spanish Publication Date: January 12, 2020 Source: Página Siete Country: Bolivia

Los tres grupos más grandes de comunicación del país decidieron unir sus fuerzas para organizar el gran Debate Presidencial Elecciones Bolivia 2020 con miras a la elección nacional del 3 de mayo próximo.

English Publication Date: January 12, 2020 Source: Manila Bulletin Country: Philippines

Due to the successful conduct of the debates, then Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista said they want to make the debates a regular thing during elections.

Spanish Publication Date: January 11, 2020 Source: Página Siete Country: Bolivia

La Confederación de Empresarios Privados de Bolivia (CEPB) anunció ayer que el próximo 26 de abril llevará a cabo el foro debate entre candidatos a la Presidencia de Bolivia.

English Publication Date: January 10, 2020 Source: RJR News Country: Guyana

Robert Badal, who is leading the newly formed Change Guyana into the elections, has called for a presidential debate, saying that voters need to know the positions of the candidates given that Guyana has come into significant wealth as a result...

English Publication Date: January 10, 2020 Source: Ghana Web Country: Ghana

The National Commission on Civic Education (NCCE) will this year organise debates for all presidential and parliamentary candidates to enable them share their propose policies with the public.

Spanish Publication Date: January 4, 2020 Source: El Periódico Country: Bolivia

La presidente Jeaninne Áñez Chávez, presentó el proyecto de ley que obligaría a los candidatos presidenciales  a debatir en el marco de la campaña electoral,  con el objetivo de promover el voto informado, acción que fue aplaudida a nivel...