AEFS – V Online 2021

The fifth Asian Electoral Stakeholder Forum (AESF 5)

The Asian Network for Free Elections (ANFREL) and Association of World Election Bodies (A-WEB) co-hosted the fifth Asian Electoral Stakeholder Forum (AESF 5) with the theme of “Lessons Learned: The Way Forward for Elections in Asia Beyond the COVID-19 Pandemic” on 20-21 October 2021. The forum was held virtually and brought together key electoral stakeholders in Asia and beyond to discuss current issues and devise solutions to address them.

Besides panel discussions and interventions from guest speakers, AESF 5 hosted three thematic working groups to which all participants were invited to contribute and help draft a joint document. The document titled “AESF 5 Memorandum: The Way Forward for Elections Beyond the COVID-19 Pandemic” was adopted by all attendees on the second day of the forum (21 October 2021).

Forum Agenda | Working Group Details | AESF 5 Memorandum: The Way Forward for Elections Beyond the COVID-19 Pandemic