Virtual Forums

With the aim of contributing and enriching the conversation, the OAS will organize virtual forums, in the form of round tables and webinars, with the participation of international experts on all the topics that the Portal proposes to carry out brainstorming around them. and inclusive discussions. On this page you will find the calendar of upcoming events and the videos of the events already held.

Electoral Guarantees in the Days of COVID-19: Equality and Women's Rights

  • 6/11/2020 4:00 PM
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Event date: 6/11/2020 4:00 PM Export event


Persons in charge of the presentations:

Alejandra Mora Mora, Executive Secretary of the CIM/OAS 
Alejandra Lázzaro, Chamber Secretary at the National Electoral Chamber of Argentina and Professor of Constitutional Law at the University of Buenos Aires 
Diana Atamaint, President of the National Electoral Council of Ecuador
Eugenia Zamora Chavarría, Vice President of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal of Costa Rica
Mónica Soto, Magistrate of the Electoral Court of the Federal Judicial Branch
Yolima Carrillo, Former President of the National Electoral Council of Colombia
Doris Méndez, Magistrate of the National Electoral Council of Colombia and Vice President of AMEA
María Elena Wapenka, Magistrate of the Superior Court of Electoral Justice of Paraguay
Adriana Favela, Counselor of the National Electoral Institute of Mexico and President of AMEA
Luz Haro, Executive Secretary of the Network of Rural Women of Latin America and the Caribbean, Ecuador
Luciana Lóssio, Former Judge of the Superior Electoral Court of Brazil 
Pilar Tello, Gender Coordinator, International IDEA

The Inter-American Commission of Women (CIM) of the Organization of American States (OAS), International IDEA and the Faculty of Law of the University of Buenos Aires, organize this virtual event with the aim of promoting a space for exchange and analysis between authorities and members of electoral organizations in the region, on the implications of COVID-19 for the fulfillment of women's political-electoral rights and laws that seek gender equality in the electoral field.