Prospects for cooperation between Azerbaijani CEC and OSCE discussed
Azerbaijan, Baku, Aug.11 / Trend, T.Hajiyev/
Prospects of cooperation between the Central Election Commission (CEC) and the OSCE were discussed.
Today the head of OSCE Office in Baku, Ambassador Ali Bilge Cankorel met with the CEC Chairman Mazahir Panahov, the CEC said.
At the meeting the sides exchanged views on cooperation of the CEC and the OSCE in connection with the upcoming elections.
According to Panahov, a program on enlightenment of voters, election commissions' members and other entities that will attend the electoral process, is underway and from the second half of August, this work will be intensified. He said, during the period enlightening TV programs on the electoral right will be prepared and broadcasted in television channels, such materials will be published in the periodical press.
In addition, in the near future professional courses on electoral right will be organized for members of district and divisional election commissions in accordance with the President's order "On approving National Plan for the protection of human rights in Azerbaijan".
The meeting also discussed the events that are planned to be held jointly with the OSCE Office in Baku.