Free and fair elections seminar at Yemen Times [Archives:2006/978/Local News]

August 4 2006

SANA'A, Sept. 4 ) The Elections Monitoring Team (EMT) and the Yemen Times will jointly conduct a seminar on free and honest elections at the Yemen Times premises coming Tuesday, 5th September 2006. The seminar aims at providing an opportunity for interested media activists, political parties, and international and local monitors to obtain and provide information on the course of the coming presidential and local council elections.

Yemen Times continues to play an active role in providing information and promoting democracy and human rights. The EMT is a non-governmental organization working to establish a democratic culture by promoting democracy and good governance in Yemen. This seminar is a joint venture to establish connections and alliances between concerned organizations to achieve satisfactory results in the coming elections on the 20th of this month.

The seminar will be attended by representatives of the national and international monitors, NGOs, political party members and media. It will take place at 10 AM on Tuesday morning at the Yemen Times premises at Hadda Streat.

Everyone is welcome to attend.