Project Description

Believe eurecat

The aim of the BELIEVE project is to develop and apply the blockchain features as a mechanism to improve the verification of current electronic voting systems. It is hoped to achieve this through the online publication of electoral audit tests in a distributed, open, and safe way.

Blockchain is a database designed to prevent any changes in data once it has been published.

General details

Project

BELIEVE – Blockchain applied to ELectronIc voting for Electoral VErifiability

Project reference

RTC-2016-4929-7

Programme and call for tender

A project financed by the MINISTRY OF ECONOMY, INDUSTRY AND COMPETITIVENESS and by the European Union, as part of the Challenges-Collaboration tender under the State Investigation, Development and Innovation Programme for Challenges in Society. This forms part of the 2013-2016 State Science, Technical and Innovation Plan, the mission of which is to foster technological development and quality innovation.