The effective resolution of electoral complaints is integral to the integrity and legitimacy of an election. If the rules governing the resolution of election claims are incoherent or do not provide for effective remedies, or if arbiters are unfair or poorly trained, the electoral process can destabilize governments, undermine public trust and instigate violence.
A new International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) original whiteboard video explores the meaning of electoral justice and the importance of election dispute resolution.
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Published on October 8, 2021.