Today 9th June 2018, the NIEC opened a 2 day consultation meeting on the preparation and the implementation of voter education curriculum. The meeting was attended by participants from education institutions like universities, formal education networks, CSOs, and youth and women representatives. People with disabilities were also represented in the meeting. The meeting was officially opened by the FGS Interior minister Eng. Abdi Mohamed Sabrie.
All the participants acknowledged the importance of developing and implementing a voter education curriculum so that the Somali voters are made aware of their rights and obligations.
The meeting will conclude on tomorrow 10th June 2018.