NEWS AND EVENTS
January 27, 2016
Central Election Commission of Uzbekistan sums up results of activity in 2015
On January 26, the Central Election Commission of the Republic of Uzbekistan reviewed the results over the past year and discussed the work plan for the first half of 2016.
During the meeting it was noted that the Commission\'s activities in 2015 was carried out in accordance with the Constitution of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the current legislation on elections, normative acts of the Commission and was primarily focused on the implementation of measures on preparation and holding of parliamentary and presidential elections. It provided a wide openness and transparency of the election campaign with the active participation of national and foreign media.
It was noted that the CEC developed a fruitful international cooperation in the framework of the WAEB, OSCE, CIS, SCO, as well as strengthening bilateral relations with the electoral authorities of foreign countries.
Thus, representatives of the Central Election Commission took part in the work of the General Assembly of the WAEB, held in the Dominican Republic. With the support of the OSCE the experience of preparing and holding elections, as well as issues of formation and functioning of the Single Electronic voter list of UK, Denmark were studied. Representatives of the Central Election Commission participated in the observation of elections and referendums in a number of CIS countries: Belarus, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, and Kyrgyzstan.
In addition, national experts in the field of electoral law participated in the trainings, organized in Serbia, the Republic of Korea and India.
Members of the commission also considered the bringing of the regulatory legal acts of the CEC in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan \"On introducing amendments and additions to some legislative acts of the Republic of Uzbekistan\", adopted on December 29, 2015.
Other issues relating to the powers of the Central Election Commission were also discussed during the meeting.