NEC Encouraged Assisting Election Expert to Fasten Her Services

National Election Committee (NEC) has encouraged assisting election expert to fasten their support for the nearing 4th mandate of Commune/Sangkat Council Election 2017.

NEC President H.E. Sik Bunhok expressed the urgency when receiving the expert, Ms. Sophie Lagueny - Director of International Foundation for Electoral Systems - recently at his office here in Phnom Penh.

Funded by United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Ms. Sophie Lagueny is supposed to handle capacity building for NEC officials, including the area of electoral dispute resolution.

As agreed, she will also assist NEC with election information dissemination using interactive voice response (IVR) and other means.

H.E. Sik Bunhok was optimistic that the support from the election expert will further promote NEC service to the next level.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press