The Impact of COVID-19 on Transitional Elections and Peacebuilding
|Title||The Impact of COVID-19 on Transitional Elections and Peacebuilding|
|Publication Type||Web Article|
|Year of Publication||2020|
|Authors||Alihodzic, S, Bicu, I|
|Publisher||Global Public Policy Institute|
COVID-19 has delayed elections worldwide at an unprecedented rate, which will affect peacebuilding efforts. Germany should support national institutions in developing consultation mechanisms between electoral management bodies, public health authorities and other relevant actors and assist in crisis communication to create spaces for dialogue and to counter disinformation.