Media and Elections: A New Era

Publication Date: 
14 Jun 2017

On May 23, 2017, IFES Europe and Eurasia Regional Director Dr. Beata Martin-Rozumilowicz and Rasto Kuzel, the executive director of Memo 98, conducted a lecture for and discussion with students at Taras Shevchenko National University in Kyiv, Ukraine on “Media and Elections: A New Era.” They discussed the importance of the media, its responsibilities during the electoral process, how to engage with information from multiple media sources during electoral periods, how to approach news provided via social media and some of the challenges and problems associated with media coverage of elections.

To read Dr. Martin-Rozumilowicz’s remarks, please click here. For a photo album from the event, please click here.