Training for poll officials from abroad

Election officials from 19 nations are participating in 2-week training programme organised by India International Institute of Democracy and Election Management of ECI.

Last Updated: Apr 12, 2013, 22:58 PM IST

New Delhi: Election officials from 19 nations are participating in a two-week training programme on `Election Management: Emerging Challenges` organised by the India International Institute of Democracy and Election Management of Election Commission of India from April 10.
The special course has been designed for mid-career election officials of India`s ITEC-partner countries. The course has been organised with support from Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India.

This is the latest in the series of ECI`s initiatives to share experience, skills and expertise with its counterparts in the spirit of South-South Cooperation.

The participating countries are Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Cambodia, Gambia, Ghana, Lebanon, Lithuania, Palestine, Peru, Senegal, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Trinidad & Tobago and Uzbekistan.

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