DRC: begin of the exterior electoral file audit
The exterior audit of the electoral register of the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (CENI) started on Monday Might 15 in Kinshasa. This operation started with an change assembly between the members of the CENI and the combined staff of nationwide and worldwide consultants chosen following a name for purposes launched on Might 9. In keeping with a dispatch from the CENI, solely 5 severed consultants are onerous at work. This combined staff has till Might 20 to hold out this job.
In keeping with the CENI dispatch, the general goal of the exterior audit of the electoral register is, on the one hand, to guage the present system of identification and registration of voters, as a way to establish the strengths and weaknesses and establish doable corrective measures.
However, this strategy additionally goals to formulate, if vital, substantial suggestions aimed toward enhancing the standard and integrity of the electoral register.
Relating to the consultants to hold out the audit, the CENI informs that in response to its name for purposes, it acquired 212 recordsdata, submitted by each nationals and internationals. The CENI Bureau thus met final Saturday to proceed with the choice of service suppliers and proceed with the structure of the combined mission to undertake the exterior audit of the electoral register.
In keeping with the CENI, its main concern is to respect its calendar revealed since November 2022 wherein all of the operations and actions referring to the continued electoral course of are detailed as a way to manage the 2023 elections inside the constitutional deadlines. Additionally it is eager to strengthen relationships with stakeholders for better belief and transparency.