European Union External Action

Election Follow-Up Mission Kenya 2016

Nairobi, 12/02/2016 - 00:00, UNIQUE ID: 170131_11
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The EU Electoral Follow-up Mission (EFM) was deployed to assess electoral reform processes in Kenya and the extent to which previous EU election-related concerns and recommendations have been addressed.

The EU Electoral Follow-up Mission (EFM) was deployed to assess electoral reform
processes in Kenya and the extent to which previous EU election-related concerns and
recommendations have been addressed. The EFM was led by Alojz Peterle, Member of the
European Parliament and Chief Observer for the EU Election Observation Mission (EOM) to
Kenya’s last general election on 4 March 2013. Mr. Peterle was in Kenya from 8-12
February 2016 during which time he and EU officials met with a range of stakeholders and
co-organised a round-table discussion with the Independent Electoral and Boundaries
Commission (IEBC).