Senior Adviser on New Voting Technologies, OSCE/ODIHR
Steven Martin has more than 12 years of professional experience in democracy with a specialization in elections. He has worked with the OSCE/ODIHR, UN/UNDP, and international NGOs in numerous countries across the Middle East/North Africa, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia. Martin has worked on electoral activities and processes though observing, advising on, and implementing a range of programmes and initiatives, including in post-conflict Afghanistan, Libya, and Nepal. Currently, Martin works with the OSCE/ODIHR as a Senior Election Adviser, with a focus on the observation of new voting technologies and campaign finance. Martin holds a Bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Alberta and a European Master’s degree in Human Rights and Democratisation from the European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation/University of Deusto.