Election Universe

IFES and IDEA give reasons why to automate an election

October 14 2013, 21:26


According to the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) and the Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA), security, speed, auditability, accuracy and flexibility are five of the most relevant benefits voting technology is offering today to election commissions around the world.

Since the 1980s technology has been making its way through elections with different solutions for the challenges these intricate process present. Slowly, more and more countries are adopting voting technology to . Today, 1/3 of the world´s voters use some form of technology to cast  a vote. The number is growing. Click here to learn why.