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International Conference on ‘Voter Education For Inclusive, Informed and Ethical Participation on 19-21 st October, New Delhi.
Day 1: October 19, 2016
Inaugural Session

Welcome Address
Ms. Padma Angmo, Director
Election Commission of India
Remarks
Ms. Marina Walter, Deputy Country Director
UNDP
Address
Mr O P Rawat, Election Commissioner
Election Commission of India

Address
Mr A K Joti, Election Commissioner
Election Commission of India
Key Note Address
Dr Nasim Zaidi, Chief Election Commissioner
Election Commission of India
Setting the Agenda
Mr Umesh Sinha, Deputy Election Commissioner
Election Commission of India

Vote of Thanks
Dhirendra Ojha, Director
Election Commission of India


Session I: Electoral Literacy in formal education

Inviting the Chair and Speakers
Dr. Aarti Aggarwal
Consultant (SVEEP) ECI

Participants
Speakers
Presentation

Canada
Canada
Karine Morin
Karine Morin
Acting Chief of Staff
Canada

 

Georgia
Georgia
Natia Zaalishvili
Ms.Natia Zaalishvili
Director
Canada

 

Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka
Mudiyanselage Kumudu Saman Sri Rathnayake
Mr. Mudiyanselage Kumudu Saman Sri Rathnayake
Additional Commissioner
Sri Lanka

 

Australia
Australia
Timothy John Courtney
Mr. Timothy John Courtney
First Astt. Commissioner
Australia

 

USA
USA
Thomas Hicks
Mr. Thomas Hicks, Chairman
USA

 

India
India
Chandrabhushan Kumar
Mr. Chandrabhushan Kumar
Chief Electoral Officer
India

 

Session II: Inclusive Electoral Literacy through informal education channel

Participants
Speakers
Presentation

Indonesia
Indonesia
HASYIM ASY'ARI
HASYIM ASY'ARI
Commissioner
Indonesia

 

Myanmar
Myanmar
AUNG MYINT
AUNG MYINT
Commissioner
Myanmar

 

Nepal
Nepal
Ayodhee Prasad Yadav
Ayodhee Prasad Yadav
Chief Election Commissioner
Nepal

 

Namibia
Namibia
	Notemba Tjipueja
Notemba Tjipueja
Chairperson
Namibia

 

Pakistan
Pakistan
Altaf Ahmad
Altaf Ahmad
Director
Pakistan

 

Tunisia
Tunisia
khameyel fenniche
Khameyel Fenniche
Commissioner
Tunisia

 

NEPAL
NEPAL
(International IDEA)
Sheri Lynn Meyerhoffer
Sheri Lynn Meyerhoffer
Head of Mission
NEPAL

 

India
India
Radha Raturi
Radha Raturi
Chief Electoral Officer
India

 

Session III: Enhancement of participation by special categories of voters

Participants
Speakers
Presentation

Australia
Australia
Lynn Grace White
Lynn Grace White
Assistant Commissioner
Australia

 

Iraq
Iraq
Sarbast Mustafa Rashid
Safaa Ibrahim Jasim
Commissioner, IHEC
Iraq

 

Lesotho
Lesotho
LIQABANG LYDIA MACHELI
LIQABANG LYDIA MACHELI
Civic Education Officer
Lesotho

 

Mexico
Mexico
Patricio Ballados
Patricio Ballados
Executive Director
Mexico

 

USA
USA
Thomas Hicks
Thomas Hicks
Chairman
 
USA

 

USA
USA
(IFES)
Vasu Mohan
Vasu Mohan
IFES, Regional Director
 
USA

 

India
India
Padma Angmo
Padma Angmo
Director
India

 

Session IV: Role of Information and Communication Technology for Voter Education & Feedback

Participants
Speakers
Presentation

Philippines
Philippines
Juan Andres Donato Bautista
Juan Andres Donato Bautista
Chairman
Philippines

 

Fiji
Fiji
Mohammed Saneem
Mohammed Saneem
Supervisor of Elections
Fiji

 

USA
USA
(UNDP)
Najia Hashemee
Najia Hashemee
UNDP, Regional Specialist
USA

 

India
India
Rajesh Lakhoni
Rajesh Lakhoni
Chief Electoral Officer
India

 

Session V: Voter Educaation and Ethical Voting

Participants
Speakers
Presentation

Afganistan
Afganistan
Awrang zeb
Mohmd Aziz Bakhtiari
Commissioner
Afganistan

 

Canada
Brazil
FABIO LIMA QUINTAS
FABIO LIMA QUINTAS
Director
Brazil

 

Canada
Kenya
Festus Masudi Rasi Ndago
Festus Masudi Rasi Ndago
Director
Kenya

 

Malaysia
Malaysia
Norlinah Binti Jamman
Norlinah Binti Jamman
Chief Assistant
Malaysia

 

Canada
Maldives
Nazma Nizam
Nazma Nizam
Administrative Officer
Maldives

 

Thailand
Thailand
Kongyos Boonrak
Supachai Somcharoen
Chairman
Thailand

 

Uganda
Uganda
Peninah Komuhendo Sekabembe
Peninah Komuhendo Sekabembe
Principle Election Officer
Uganda

 

UNITED KINGDOM
UNITED KINGDOM
(MCWS)
Karamjit Sukhminder Singh
Karamjit Sukhminder Singh
Trustee
UNITED KINGDOM

 

Israel
Israel
Ornit Shani
Ornit Shani
Senior Lecturer,Hafia University
Israel

 

India
India
Umesh Sinha
Umesh Sinha
Deputy Election Commissioner
India

 

Mauritius
Mauritius
Mohammad Irfan Abdool Rahman
Mohammad Irfan Abdool Rahman
Electoral Commissioner
Mauritius