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

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Spanish Publication Date: December 7, 2018 Source: Common Dreams Country: United States

Details as small as the debate schedule matter, as was shown by the 2016 election

French Publication Date: December 7, 2018 Source: RFI Country: Madagascar

A Madagascar, les clans des deux candidats à l’élection présidentielle ont pu tour à tour présenter au public leur programme au cours de deux débats d’idées, organisés par la Friedrich Ebert Fondation.

Spanish Publication Date: December 6, 2018 Source: El Clarín Country: Argentina

“Quiero trabajar para que accedas a tu primera vivienda”, dijo Mauricio Macri mirando a cámara en el debate presidencial de 2015 y prometió un millón de créditos hipotecarios a 30 años”.

English Publication Date: December 5, 2018 Source: Sky News Country: United Kingdom

Ever since our successful campaign for leaders debates in 2010, we have argued that they are an important public service which only TV can provide and that the television companies should co-operate to bring them about.

Spanish Publication Date: December 5, 2018 Source: La Prensa Gráfica Country: El Salvador

Esta semana representantes de la Asociación Salvadoreña de Radiodifusores (ASDER) y de la Asociación de Universidades Privadas de El Salvador (AUPRIDES) participan por primera vez en el encuentro de la Red Latinoamericana de Debates...

English Publication Date: November 29, 2018 Source: Vanguard Country: Nigeria

The vice-presidential and presidential debates, which will hold on December 14, 2018 and January 19, 2019 respectively at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja, will focus primarily on the economy, electricity supply, job creation, health, security,...

Spanish Publication Date: November 28, 2018 Source: La Prensa Gráfica Country: El Salvador

La Asociación de Radiodifusores (ASDER) y la Asociación de Universidades Privadas de El Salvador (AUPRIDES) informaron ayer que los cuatro candidatos presidenciales del FMLN, VAMOS, GANA y de la Alianza por un Nuevo País (ARENA, PCN, PDC y DS) ya...

English Publication Date: November 28, 2018 Source: Daily Post Country: Nigeria

A pro-Democrat Group, the National Democratic Front has lashed out at the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, over its insistence that President Muhammadu Buhari must be available for presidential debate ahead of the 2019 presidential election.

Spanish Publication Date: November 28, 2018 Source: Canal 44 Country: México

En la vigésima quinta temporada de TVMorfosis, se habló sobre los debates televisados y su relevancia en un proceso electoral.

English Publication Date: November 27, 2018 Source: Ripples Nigeria Country: Nigeria

A group, Door to Door Campaign for Buhari/Ganduje 2019 has urged President Muhammadu Buhari not to shy away from the presidential debate that has drawn him with the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Alhaji Atiku...