Embracing Digital Transformation in the Chilean Chamber of Deputies Amidst the Pandemic
About the Cámara de Diputadas y Diputados of Chile. Written on September, 2020
Introduction: Adapting to the Pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many institutions worldwide to rethink and reshape the way they operate. In Chile, the Chamber of Deputies had to adapt swiftly to continue its legislative functions while ensuring the safety of its members. This essay discusses the development and implementation of a Remote Deliberation System, detailing the challenges faced and the solutions found to ensure the continuity of parliamentary operations. This process required not only legal and regulatory changes but also the implementation of new technologies and systems.