The Chairman of the CEC of Russia, Ella Pamfilova said that in Russia are missing efficient mechanisms of accountability for election fraud.
“The lack of effective mechanisms of responsibility for falsification of voting results due to the lack of independence of election commissions. It is a fact, unfortunately, it’s real,” said Pamfilova, speaking at the scientific-practical conference “Election system of Russia: formation experience and development prospects”.
Scientific-practical conference “Election system of Russia: formation experience and development prospects” held in Moscow on 24-25 November. In the framework of the event representatives of authorities, scientific and expert community, public figures, human rights activists, representatives of political parties and the media to discuss the results of the election campaign of 2016, and will announce proposals for improving the electoral system of the Russian Federation as a whole.