SHARE Foundation’s Delegations:
Municipal and National Assembly Elections Delegation:
January 13 – 20, 2009
Presidential Election Delegation:
March 10 – 17, 2009
Mission: Delegates will join other international elections observers to ensure free and fair participation and reporting of the election results, and will meet with members of SHARE partner communities who are advocating for social and economic justice through women’s empowerment, leadership development and citizen participation. For more information on the elections, click here.
Activities Will Include:
– Electoral observation training and accrediation by the Supreme Electoral Tribunal
– Briefings on the 2009 Salvadoran elections
– Election observation on Election Day
– Visits to historical sites in San Salvador
– Meetings with beneficiaries of SHARE-supported programs in the areas of women’s empowerment, food security, and human rights.
Approximate Cost: $950.00, NOT including airfare. The cost includes lodging, meals, travel, translation in El Salvador, set-up and facilitation of meetings, orientation, and reading and preparation materials.
Application and Registration: To register for the January Municipal and National Assembly Election Delegation, send in your completed application and $50.00 registration fee to Angela Urata (see contact info below) by November 15, 2009. The remaining $900.00 is due November 30, 2009. To register for the March Presidential Election Delegation, send in the application and $50.00 check to Angela Urata by January 15, 2009. The remaining $900.00 is due by January 31, 2009.
For more information on any of SHARE’s election delegations, read the Municipal and Nation Assembly Elections Delegation packet or the Presidential Election Delegation packet, or contact Angela Urata at email@example.com and 415.239.2595.