Erik Asplund is a Programme Officer in the Electoral Processes Programme at International IDEA. He has worked with over dozen electoral management bodies from around the globe. He is currently managing the Global Overview of COVID-19 Impact on Elections project. Olufunto Akinduro is a Senior Programme Officer in the Africa West Asia Programme at International IDEA. Olufunto has worked in the field of elections and democracy in Africa for over 15 years with specific focus on election assessment, project design and management, advocacy, research and training.