Church, Business and Civil Society leaders will host another discussion on July 16, to help the public understand the electoral process and therole they can play in enhancing it
The Group of Church, Business and Civil Society leaders will be hosting another panel discussionon Tuesday July 16, 2019, as part of efforts at public education and interaction, to helpthe publicunderstand the electoral process, their role in electoral reform, and the enhancements that are possible at this stage, as ell as the role that they can play in that effort.
The focus of this 16thJuly panel discussion is to explore ways of reducing or preventingunacceptable voting practices, including the misrepresentation of voters’ identity at pollingstations, and using all means possible to ensure that electors do not vote more than once at thesame general elections.
The Group extends an invitation to the General Public to listen and participate in a paneldiscussion on :“ElectoralReform - Finding an Effective Alternative to Indelible Ink - Issuing Voter ID Cardsand its advantage as an administrative tool in Sanitizing Voters Registration Lists.”The panel discussion will be held from 7:00 pm on Tuesday July 16, 2019 in the ground floor conference room of the Dominica Public Service Union building on Valley Road, Roseau.The Group has extended invitations to the Attorney General, the Chief Elections Officer and theChairman of the Electoral Commission, or his nominee, to explore the topic along with amember of the Group.
The Group thanks the General Public for its participation and excellent deportment in its twoprevious discussions and looks forward to their continuedexemplary participation.The Group continues to recognize the authority of the Electoral Commission in ensuring a freeand fair electoral process and appeals to all stakeholders, including political parties and thegeneral public, to assist in whatever way possible to facilitate the process.
The Group invites the public to attend and participate in this civildiscussion from 7:00 pm on Tuesday July 16, 2019 at the downstairs conference room of theDPSU building on Valley Road, in Roseau, withrepresentatives of the Electoral Office, Electoral Commission, the Attorney General, and a memberof the Group.
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