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4 Nov 2011 | News

Guatemala and Nicaragua – Elections 2011

Washington, D.C. – Nicaragua will hold elections this Sunday, November 6, amid strong concerns over the electoral process and the state of democracy. Guatemala will also have its run-off elections Sunday, November 6.

If you are a reporter seeking WOLA commentary over the weekend, please contact Kristel Muciño, Communications Director, at 617-584-1713 or kmucino@wola.org.

WOLA is pleased to share some background materials on both these elections:

  • Nicaragua: A commentary piece on the concerns about the development of the electoral process, the potential for fraud, and post-election conflict. This piece was written by Maureen Meyer, WOLA’s Senior Associate for Mexico and Central America. Ms. Meyer has extensive experience working on human rights, security cooperation, trade, and development issues.

When you email your request, please note the details of your inquiry and deadline for the story.

Kristel Muciño
Communications Director
(202) 797-2171