International electoral observer training center to established in Mongolia

Politics
misheel@montsame.gov.mn
2019-04-11 17:17:52

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Chairman of the General Election Commission Ch.Sodnomtseren  received Steven Martins, senior adviser at the Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), and Ulvi Akhundlu, ODIHR election adviser.

The OSCE representatives are visiting Mongolia at the invitation of the Foreign Minister to improve the legal environment for election in Mongolia, provide recommendations and advice on draft law on election and share the experiences of other countries. They will also help develop training program and plan for the International electoral observer training center to be established in Mongolia.

At the meeting, Mr. Ch.Sodnomtseren introduced the preparation works for the 2020 parliamentary election and briefed on some challenges and difficulties. He also expressed gratitude to the ODIHR for the cooperation and support.