“West-Resource” Public Union on Civil Society Development Support
Gazakh city September 23, 2013
The meeting with participation of “West-Resource” Public Union on Civil Society Development Support representatives and USA Embassy Public Affairs Officer Mr. Stephen Guice in Azerbaijan took place on September 22, 2013 in West-Resource Center in Gazakh city of Azerbaijan. The representatives of EMDS Branch in Ganja city and “Law and Development” PU and 10 young trainees of “Youth in Security of Electoral Processes” took part in the meeting as well. The main discussions of the meeting was focused on the implementation of the project titled “Youth in Security of Electoral Processes” and the whole process of electoral process monitoring carried out by West-Resource PU on CSDS together with EMDS, Law and Development and Democracy Learning in the country. The opportunities of www.uinelection.net created for the pupose of the project was discussed during the meeting. The number of photos, reports and information on violation of electoral rules sent by western young users to the website was demonstrated via special map placed on the website that was result of trainings held in Gazakh and Ganja city by WR PU on September 17 and 19, 2013.
Mr. Stephen Guice expressed his approval of all organisations’ effort and works towards democracy promotion and youth activation and participation in the election processes. He appreciated all activities of West_Resource PU and other organisations for fair and transparent elections in the country and wished them a lot of success in their work.