Post Electoral Conference, CoE Chair List Achievements
Albanian Daily News
Published November 2, 2017
The Council of Europe in cooperation with the Central Election Commission organized on Thursday a roundtable for reflection and discussion on lessons learnt from last elections, also in view of OSCE/ODIHR and CoE election monitoring reports.
The head of the Council of Europe, Claus Neukirch was delighted to share a positive and encouraging experience regarding its electoral assistance package.
“This notably involved the strengthening of the oversight capacities of the CEC for the control and verification of election campaign financial reports of electoral subjects through designing the regulatory and methodological framework as well as building the capacities of the CEC financial experts and civil society organizations (CSOs) to effectively monitor election campaign funding; the support to the CEC training/education facilities and infrastructure, the application Voto 2017 and the telephone hotline to collect and process citizen’s complaints related to election administration process and criminal offences related thereto and the improvement of the CEC, training/education, communication and information capacities, including its mid-term strategy of the CEC,” declared Neukirch.