Symposium on 27 April elections held [Archives:2003/637/Local News]

May 26 2003

Organized by the Yemeni Center for Strategic Studies, YCSS, an appraisal symposium on 27 April parliamentary elections is to be organized on Tuesday May 27 in cooperation with the Friedrich Ebert Foundation at the YCSS's headquarters.
During the symposium, a number of vital working papers are to be discussed by researchers interested in the democratic experience and transitions taken place in the election process held on April 27.
Different vital issues that have accompanied the 27 April elections are to be discussed also, such as women's political participation, evaluation of the election platforms, the public institution neutrality, political parties' activities during the polling day, international and local monitoring organizations.