Launch of the Digital Campaigning and Political Finance in the Asia and the Pacific Region report

Electoral Regulation Research Network, International IDEA and Melbourne School of Government launch

Tuesday 25 October 2022


  • Adhy Aman, Senior Programme Manager, International IDEA (opening remarks and moderator)
  • Warwick Gately, Victorian Electoral Commissioner and ERRN Governance Board member
  • Dr Kevin Casas-Zamora, Secretary-General, International IDEA
  • Professor Joo-Cheong Tham, Director, Electoral Regulation Research Network
  • Leena Rikkila Tamang, Director of Asia and the Pacific Region, International IDEA (Q&A moderator)
  • Tom Rogers, Australian Electoral Commissioner
  • Major General Anil Verma (Retd), Head, Association for Democratic Reforms, India
  • Professor Andrea Carson, Department of Politics, Media and Philosophy, La Trobe University
  • Amy Chinnappa, Lawyer and Policy Consultant

About the talk:

On  25 October 2022, the Digital Campaigning And Political Finance In The Asia And The Pacific Region report was launched at the University of Melbourne. The report was officially launched by Dr Kevin Casas-Zamora (Secretary-General, International IDEA), with opening remarks by Adhy Aman (Senior Programme Manager, International IDEA), Warwick Gately, (Victorian Electoral Commissioner and ERRN Governance Board member). The launch featured a panel of speakers providing commentary and a discussion with the report's authors with was moderated by Leena Rikkila Tamang (Director of Asia and the Pacific Region, International IDEA). Find on more on the project and the report on the project website.