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ECZ Confers with Traditional Leaders in Masaiti

The Commission recently held meetings with traditional leaders in Masaiti District ahead of the Council Chairperson’s by-election scheduled to take place on Tuesday 25th April 2017. ECZ Confers with Traditional Leaders in Masaiti The Commission recently held meetings with traditional leaders in Masaiti District ahead of the Council Chairperson’s by-election scheduled to take place on…

Two Candidates File for Masaiti

Two candidates successfully filed in their nominations to contest the position of Masaiti District Council Chairperson. The Elections will be held on 25th April, 2017. The two, both female candidates, are Christine Chande of the Patriotic Front (PF) and Ennie Matutu of the United Party for National Development (UPND). Two candidates successfully filed in their…

POST-ELECTION REVIEWS ON CONFLICT MANAGEMENT COMPLETED

The Commission has completed Post-election reviews on conflict management. The reviews which were supported by the UNDP with funding from EU, UKAid, Irish Aid and USAID took place in Lusaka and Copperbelt Provinces from 13th to 14 February 2017.POST-ELECTION REVIEWS ON CONFLICT MANAGEMENT COMPLETED The Commission has completed Post-election reviews on conflict management. The reviews…

VOTER EDUCATION POST-ELECTION REVIEWS COMPLETED

The Commission has completed it’s 2016 Voter Education Post Election Review Workshops which took place from 23rd January to 3rd March 2017 in various locations. The review workshops which were conducted with the support of the UNDP Electoral Support Project with funding from EU, UKAid, Irish Aid and USAID were held in three phases.VOTER EDUCATION…

ECZ PUBLIC RELATIONS DEPARTMENT CONDUCTS POST-ELECTION REVIEW WORKSHOP

ECZ PUBLIC RELATIONS DEPARTMENT CONDUCTS POST-ELECTION REVIEW WORKSHOP The Commission’s Public Relations Department conducted a review workshop from 20th to 24th February 2017 at Grand Palace Hotel in Lusaka. The purpose of the workshop which was supported by the UNDP with funding from EU, UKAid, Irish Aid and USAID was to review the department’s activities…

Voter Education Department Conducts Post-Election Review

The Voter Education Department held a Post-Election Review Workshop between 1st February, 2017 and 14th February, 2017 at Mika Hotel in Lusaka to review Voter Education activities for the 11th August, 2016 General Elections and Referendum.  The Voter Education Department held a Post-Election Review Workshop between 1st February, 2017 and 14th February, 2017 at Mika…

The Commission Collects Election Materials Nationwide

The Commission through the Elections department has started collecting election materials, which were used during the August 11, 2016 General Elections. Manager Elections Mr. Wina Mwanamoonga told the Weekly that his department is progressing well with the collection of the materials.The Commission through the Elections department has started collecting election materials, which were used during…

Election Support Centres (ESCs) Reviewed

Election Support Centres (ESCs) ReviewedElection Support Centres (ESCs) Reviewed The Provincial Electoral Support Centres PESCs were implemented during the 2016 General Elections and Referendum with the support of the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) under the UNDP Election Support Programme across the country to enhance the Commission’s communication and information flows during the election…

ECZ COMMEMORATES INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES 

​ ECZ joins the world in observance of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD). The theme for observance of the day in 2016 was ‘achieving 17 Goals for the Future We Want’. Since 1992, the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) has been celebrated annually on 3 December around the…