Tag Archives | Libyan High National Election Commission (HNEC)

Germany Contributes to Electoral Assistance in Libya

The UN electoral support project “Promoting Elections for the People of Libya (PEPOL)” benefitted today from a contribution of 1 million Euros from the Federal Republic of Germany. The contribution agreement was signed by the Ambassador of Germany to Libya, Dr. Christian Buck and the Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary General and Resident […]

UN Trains HNEC Staff in Logistical Support Skills

UNSMIL and UNDP Train HNEC Staff in logistical support skills Twenty four electoral staff from Libya’s High National Elections Commission (HNEC) completed today a workshop on Logistical support in electoral operations administered by the UN Electoral Support Team to Libya, which brings together resources from UNSMIL and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The training […]

Workshop on Managing Election Budgets

Workshop on How to Effectively Manage Budgets for Elections A technical workshop was recently held in Tunis, Tunisia aimed at strengthening the skills of Libyan electoral officials to budget for elections. Eighteen staff from the High National Elections Commission of Libya (HNEC), representing nine field office and the headquarters, participated in the workshop that was […]

Electoral Software Review Workshop

Electoral Software Review Workshop, UNEST (UNSMIL and UNDP), 18-21 November 2014 The UN Electoral Support Team in Libya (comprised of UN Support Mission in Libya and UN Development Programme) recently delivered a technical workshop in Tunisia targeting ten HNEC staff from its candidate nomination and data management sections. The event, which took place between 18 […]

Building Resources in Democracy, Governance and Elections

Twenty trainers from Libya’s High National Elections Commission (HNEC) are participating in a workshop on electoral training delivered by UNSMIL and UNDP, taking place in Tunisia between 17 and 21 November 2014. The workshop employs the learning system “Building Resources in Democracy, Governance and Elections,” or BRIDGE, which is a modular professional development program that […]

Liberals Defeat Islamists in Libyan Elections

Libya’s High National Elections Commission (HNEC) has announced the final results of the parliamentary elections held on 25th June. The results are for “individual candidates”, with parties and lists were disallowed, and according to a report from AFP the future make-up of the 200-seat parliament will only be known after the formation of political blocs. […]

Provisional Results Elections Announced

The High National Elections Commission (HNEC) has issued the provisional results of the elections for the House for Representatives. Candidates and others now have two days to appeal them. The head of HNEC, Emad Al-Sayeh, also announced that 12 seats had not been filled, such as Rigdaleen – Zultan, where 200 votes separated the two […]

Mobile Tech Helps Libya’s Democracy

Libya’s High National Election Commission (HNEC) has worked with US-based social impact firm Reboot to develop a mobile and online platform for Libyans to register for elections. Panthea Lee (pictured), co-founder and principal at Reboot, told GlobalPost that the system enables in-country and out-of-country voter registration by SMS as well as online through a suite […]