In preparation for future elections, Nepali citizens are participating in a nationwide voter registration program to create the first digital voter list in the country, replacing an outdated register with missing names and inaccurate entries. Carter Center observers are monitoring this important registration process, continuing the Center's commitment to support and strengthen the democratic process in Nepal. Listen as elections expert Michael Baldassaro describes the registration process in Bhaktapur district and reflects upon the positive efforts of the Election Commission of Nepal.
Carter Center work in Nepal: http://cartercenter.org/countries/nepal-peace.html
Founded in 1982 by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter in partnership with Emory University, The Carter Center is committed to advancing human rights and alleviating unnecessary human suffering. The Center wages peace, fights disease, and builds hope worldwide.
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