Story of World’s Largest Democracy’s Election

The Election Commission of India in association with the High Commission of India, Pretoria; Consulate General of India, Johannesburg and Electoral Commission of South Africa, participated in an international virtual seminar on “Story of World’s Largest Democracy’s Election” in India on 30th November 2021.

The Webinar was attended by over 50 participants from the Indian diaspora, academicians and students from different universities in South Africa.

ECI is presently the Chair of Association of World Election Bodies where EC of South Africa is the Vice Chair of AWEB.

The Election Commission of India and Electoral Commission of South Africa enjoy warm and friendly relations. Both the institutions signed a Memorandum of Understanding in October 2011 for mutual cooperation in the field of Electoral Management and Administration.

Under this framework, both the EMBs have exchanged good practices from time to time in different fields of Electoral Management.