On 24 October, the Ambassador of the European Union to Papua New Guinea H.E Ioannis Giogkarakis-Argyropoulos handed over to the Electoral Commissioner Mr Patilias Gamato, the independent Election Expert Mission Report on the 2017 National Elections. Commissioner Gamato expressed the appreciation of the Electoral Commission for the support of the EU to the 2017 national elections and for the engagement of the EU independent Election Experts in the observance of the conduct of the elections and the electoral framework.
The Report has now become available at the European Union website and can be accessed directly at the following link: http://ec.europa.eu/dgs/fpi/documents/key-documents/election-expert-mission-png-2017-final-report_en.pdf .
NB. The views contained in the Report have not been adopted or in any way approved by the European Union and should not be regarded as an EU statement. The European External Action Service and the European Commission do not guarantee the accuracy of the data included in the report, nor do they accept responsibility for any use made thereof.