On February 17, the US celebrates President’s Day, which since 1971 has been fixed to third Monday in the month. The date, not coincidentally, falls between the birthdays of Abraham Lincoln and George Washington, respectively. Holiday aside, the elections of
For many Filipinos, May 10, 2010 was a touchstone that forever transformed the country.
The government of Indonesia is pondering the idea of implementing electronic voting platforms for the presidential and legislative elections of 2019.
Almost 9 out of 10 Filipinos would like to automate future elections, according to a poll by Pulse Asia Research carried out from July 2-8.
The Carter Center, one of the most prestigious electoral observation bodies in the world, published a report praising the role of automation during the May 9th Philippine general election.
Democracy Watch, a citizen-led organization based in the Philippines, has lauded the 2016 Philippine General Elections, calling the event a success. The organization based its assessment on what it calls verifiable facts. First and foremost, turnout reached a historic records