Union Election Commission Chairman receives NDI Country Director

Union Election Commission Chairman U Hla Thein meets with  National Democratic Institute (NDI) Country Director Ms. Kenza Aqertit and party yesterday. Photo: MNA
Union Election Commission Chairman U Hla Thein meets with National Democratic Institute (NDI) Country Director Ms. Kenza Aqertit and party yesterday. Photo: MNA

Union Election Commission Chairman received National Democratic Institute (NDI) Country Director Ms. Kenza Aqertit and party at Union Election Commission office, Nay Pyi Taw yesterday morning.
At the meeting, the Union Election Commission Chairman explained about works conducted to hold the by-election on 3 November 2018, freely, fairly, transparently, truthfully and acceptable to all; invitations made to international election observers to monitor the election and progressively raising the election process step by step, based on suggestions made by international election observers.
NDI Senior Program Manager Mr. Mario Mitre explained about support provided to election monitors from civil society organisations in 2015 General Election, 2017 and 2018 by-elections, support to be provided to election monitors from civil society organisations in the 2020 General Election and cooperation with Union Election Commission. In return, Union Election Commission Chairman explained further about support provided to civil society organisations and cooperation work process for 2020 General Election.
Present at the meeting were Union Election Commission members U Aung Myint, U Soe Rae, U Tun Khin, U Hla Tint, U Myint Naing, U Than Htay and officials from commission office. — MNA

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