Ninth Regional New Commissioners’ Orientation for Electoral Management Bodies in Southern Africa Region


The International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA) is holding an orientation meeting for new electoral commissioners to contribute to capacity strengthening of senior election officials through the delivery of the annual New Commissioners Orientation.

A four-day event to take place in the period from the 22 to 25 November 2022 in Dar Salaam, Tanzania with the objectives of Introducing the newly appointed electoral commissioners to the concepts, guiding principles, good practices and emerging trends in the field of electoral management, to equip newly appointed electoral commissioners with knowledge and skills to undertake their new responsibilities with integrity, professionalism, transparency and accountability, and to provide a platform for peer learning and networking among ECF-SADC member electoral management bodies. The ninth new commissioners' orientation is being hosted by the National Electoral Commission (NEC) of Tanzania.

Partner Organizations/collaborators: 
The Electoral Commissions Forum for SADC Countries, ECF SADC National Electoral Commission, Tanzania


Individuals noted on any UN sanctions list (United Nations Security Council Consolidated List) or European Union sanctions list are not allowed to participate in any International IDEA events.