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

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Spanish Publication Date: February 11, 2020 Source: Primicias Country: Ecuador

El calendario incluye el debate presidencial, que es obligatorio desde las elecciones de 2021.

English Publication Date: February 11, 2020 Source: Entorno Inteligente Country: Guyana

The debate is being facilitated by Move On Guyana Inc. and the University of Guyana Workers’ Union (UGWU) and will take place at the campus’ Education Lecture Theatre (ELT) at 18:00hrs.

English Publication Date: February 6, 2020 Source: M Live Country: United States

That’s where UM’s Debate Steering Committee and Debate Core Teams come in. The 19-member steering committee has been engaging with students and the university community to develop events that can take place ahead of and surrounding the Oct. 15...

Spanish Publication Date: February 5, 2020 Source: Notimérica Country: Bolivia

"El debate es uno de los logros históricos de la democracia que el ex presidente (Evo) Morales nos bloqueaba de manera arbitraria", dijo el martes en declaraciones a los medios de comunicación desde un foro empresarial.

Spanish Publication Date: February 5, 2020 Source: FM Bolivia Country: Bolivia

El especialista español explicó que a través del debate se conoce al candidato en una situación complicada, además de que este expone sus propuestas de gobierno y demuestra su capacidad de respuesta ante una discusión.

Spanish Publication Date: February 5, 2020 Source: Acento Country: Dominican Republic

El Tribunal Superior Electoral (TSE) declaró inadmisible el recuso interpuesto por el candidato a alcalde por el Distrito Nacional del Partido Demócrata Institucional (PDI), Marcel Font-Frías, quien buscaba la  suspensión provisional de los...

English Publication Date: February 4, 2020 Source: The New York Times Country: United States

President Trump told a group of television news anchors at the White House on Tuesday that he would participate in this year’s general election debates, despite his misgivings about the commission that oversees them, according to two people with...

English Publication Date: February 3, 2020 Source: Ghana Web Country: Ghana

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has told the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) not to include them in their upcoming presidential and parliamentary debates.

English Publication Date: February 2, 2020 Source: Modern Ghana Country: Ghana

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) says contrary to media report, it is unaware of any impending Presidential debate ahead of the 2020 Presidential Election.

English Publication Date: February 1, 2020 Source: Limerick Leader Country: Ireland