The KZNCC EOM Preliminary Statement

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LAUNCH OF THE CIVIL SOCIETY ELECTION MISSION 2016: KZN

01 July 2016, Diakonia Council of Churches, Durban

 We, the organisations of civil society, faith based organisations, social movements and affiliated members to the KZN Civil Society Coalition led by the Kwa-Zulu Natal Christian Council (KZNCC)  and Democratic Development Programme (DDP) announce the launch of the 2016 Local Government Election Observer Mission.

Our interventions will focus on the following areas:

1). Pre-election violence monitoring

2). Election observation

3). Mediation

We further recognize the importance of these elections and are committed to ensuring free and fair election in the province of KZN.

Endorsed by:

Community Law and Rural Development Centre (CLRD)

Democracy Development Programme (DDP)

Diakonia Council of Churches (DCofC)

Justice and Peace Marrianhill

Kwa-Zulu Regional Christian Council (KRCC)

Kwa-Zulu Natal Christian Council (KZNCC)

Kwa-Zulu Natal Civil Society Coalition (KZNCSOC)

KZN Community Based Organisations Coalition (COMBOCO)

Mennonite Central Committee (South Africa Office)

Midlands Christian Council (MCC)

Southern Kwa-Zulu Natal Christian Council (SKZNCC)

Tugela-Amajuba-Mzinyathi Christian Council (TAMCC)

The Kwazulu-Natal Christian Council Observer Mission – Mission Leader of the KZNCC Observer Mission

For further information contact: KZNCC CEO Dr Douglas Dziva 0837353003; ddziva@kzncc.org.za