ELOG Press Release on Long Term Observation (LTO) mission and commentary on the prevailing electoral environment ahead of the August, 2017 general elections.
The Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA) has partnered with IED’s School of Democracy to offer a premier programme in Governance, Leadership and Elections.
PROGRAMME COMMENCING 6TH DECEMBER 2016.
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ELOG launches Diaspora Survey Report - 'The Other Electorate' which is a comparative analysis on diaspora voter registration, voting and advance voting. This assessment report seeks to contribute to these processes by not only starting a conversation on the same but also providing practical as well as pragmatic recommendations on how promote the rights of the Diaspora to vote and to participate in the political processes in Kenya.
Catch Mulle Musau - ELOG National Coordinator & Felix Odhiambo - EISA Kenya's Country Director at Citizen TV - #Cheche talking on How to select new IEBC commissions? What reforms on the table? and much more..
File below the memorandum on the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) and electoral reforms submitted to the joint parliamentary select committee by the Elections Observation Group (ELOG).
Find attached below the Memorandum
Multi-Sectoral Forum (MSF’s) Press Statement on Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Reforms for a credible 2017 G.E. on 20th July 2016. Multi Sectoral Forum (MSF) is connived by Religious Leaders drawn from different faiths and members of the CSOs, Women, Youth, Trade Unions and PWDs among other stakeholders with the aim of;
- Creating a platform for dialogue and participation by non-state actors in electoral reforms;
- Consolidate and advance a advance a national electoral reform agenda for Kenya;
- Undertake oversight so as to ensure accountability of the Parliamentary Reforms Initiative and;
- Promote peace and national cohesion for peaceful and credible 2017 G.E.
ELOG joined other electoral stakeholder convened by of the Multi-Sectoral Forum on electoral reforms. During the meeting, the Forum specifically reflected on the ongoing debate on electoral reforms.
Find attached below the Press Statement
Thank you Canadian Cooperation Office and the Canadian Embassy for your donation
We want to express our appreciation for your generosity in support of our election observation mission. Your Cooperation and Embassy commitment was incredibly helpful and will allow us to reach our goal.
Thank you from all of us.
The Members of Parliament (MPs) will today Tuesday, June 14th 2016 debate two key Bills, on management of elections and maintenance of roads in the country. The Election Laws Bill seeks to make changes to the Elections Act, 2011 and the IEBC Act, 2011 to address challenges witnessed during the 2013 general election.
Read the Elections bill below;