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UNDP LEAP Documentary 2018

UNDP LEAP support to the 2018 Parliamentary Elections

Supporting the Automation of the Candidate Registration and Result Management Systems

Enhancing the Capacity of Electoral Officers

1766 Call Center at the Service of the Public

Youth and Elections Awareness Sessions

Info Sessions Targeting Women Candidates & Voters

Launching a Gender Roadmap To increase Women’s Participation in Elections

Constitutional Council’s Decisions Publications in French 1996 – 2016 in cooperation with UNDP

“Elections Management & Operations” BRIDGE Workshop

Launching of ”The Participation of Lebanese Women in Political Life"

2017 Voter Registration Campaigns

“Gender and Elections” training

“The Parliamentary Electoral Legal Framework” Conference

Workshop for Elected Women Municipal Council Members and Mukhtars in South-West Lebanon

Award of Appreciation from Governor of Akkar to LEAP Team

Running for Local Elections 2016: Women’s Journey towards Winning

Candidate Registration Process: A successful pilot project in Akkar

Enhancing Women Political Participation through Electoral Laws National Conference

40 CSOs from 18 Regional Countries in Beirut Discussing “Election Dispute Resolution”

Cooperation between Constitutional Council and UNDP

Regional BRIDGE “Training the facilitators” workshop in Beirut

Silver Award to the 2013 Voter Registration Billboards

BRIDGE training on Gender and Elections in Cairo

BRIDGE Training

Electoral Systems and Women’s Participation Workshop

Launching of the Voter Registration Campaign

2013 Voter Registration Training

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Launching of the Voter Registration Campaign

On Monday February 11th, the Minister of Interior and Municipalities General Marwan Charbel launched the voter registration campaign to encourage citizens to check if their records on the voter’s lists are correct from February 10 until March 10.

 

The press conference was held at the ministry’s premises in the presence of the Director General of the Ministry of Expatriates Haitham Jumaa, the Head of the Directorate General of Personal Status (DGPS) Mrs. Suzanne Khoury Youhana, the Chief Technical Advisor of the Lebanese Elections Assistance Programme-UNDP Mr. Richard Chambers and other officials from the Ministry.

 

In his speech, Minister Charbel indicated that February 10th is an annual date to publicize the electoral lists, which should be updated between February 10th and March 10th as stipulated by law. He urged the eligible voters to check their personal data either by logging to the DGPS official website: www.dgps.org.lb or by reviewing the voters lists at the mouhafaza, qada, municipalities and moukhtar….

 

Minister Charbel insisted that this stage is necessary regardless of the elections law to be adopted; the voters should check their records. And he said that the number of the voters in 2013 is 3,778,966, whereas it was 3,463,119 voters in 2012, which means there’s a 2.51% of voter increase “and that is an acceptable rate”.

11 FEBRUARY 2013

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