INFORMATION CAMPAIGN FOR ETHNIC MINORITY VOTERS

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Wednesday, 21 September 2016 15:26

Election Administration (EA) launches information campaign for ethnic minority voters. The campaign –“the voting procedure” is organized by the District Election Commissions (DEC).
The DEC Chairpersons attended the meeting held at the Central Election Commission (CEC) of Georgia. At the meeting campaign planning was discussed in details. Chairpersons of the DEC met with Sophio Sitchinava, the Head of Coordination, Planning and Reporting Department and Nino Berulava, Deputy Director of the CEC Training Center. Meeting participants talked about the accessible services for ethnic minority voters. In addition, mock election was held for the chairpersons of commissions. Information campaign – “the voting procedure” will be implemented by the DECs in the regions densely populated with ethnic minority voters.
It should be noted, that on E-day the following materials will be available for the Armenian and Azerbaijani voters living in the mentioned regions into Georgian-Armenian, Georgian- Azerbaijani and Georgian-Armenian- Azerbaijani languages, namely: ballot paper, the poster describing the polling building and procedures, the voters’ card, rule for filling the ballot paper, public version of the unified list of voters and table version of the list.

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