Assistant Secretary-General of International Parliamentarians Congress is visiting Colombia to observe the Colombian Presidential Election 2022 first round, to be held on 29th May 2022. IPC received the accreditation from the Consejo Nacional Electoral Colombiano, CNE (National Electoral Council) on May 14th 2022, thus an observation mission was planned.
The mission involves assessing the election process in terms of its compliance and other international obligations and standards for democratic elections. Moreover, ASG-IPC will also be meeting the head of the Colombian Electoral Commission and other officials.
After observing the elections, a report will be prepared, which will be presented to the government of Colombia for approval, after which it will be published.