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Tunisia - independence of electoral administrations – Arab EMBs workshop and 2nd General Assembly

07/02/2017 - 09/02/2017

Tunis - The Venice Commission in co-operation with the United Nations Development Programme’s Regional Electoral Support Project and the Independent High Electoral Commission of Tunisia assist the Organisation of electoral management bodies of Arab countries in organising its Second General Assembly and a workshop on the independence of electoral administrations (EMBs). The workshop will give an opportunity to the EMBs from the Arab States to share knowledge and raise awareness about the principle of EMB independence, bring together international experience and comparative models from around the world. Among other issues participants will exchange views about the international principles and indicators that govern the independence of EMBs and identify the key independence challenges facing the Arab Electoral Management Bodies.

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