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Electoral issues - Armenia –XIth International Conference

06/10/2006 - 07/10/2006

Yerevan – the Constitutional Court of Armenia held its XIth International Conference, organised in co-operation with the Venice Commission. The topic of this year’s conference was: “The role of constitutional courts in ensuring genuine elections”.

On this occasion, four rapporteurs intervened on behalf of the Venice Commission, essentially on electoral disputes:
- Ms Barbara Jouan, the Legal Department of the French Commission monitoring political parties and candidates in their electoral campaign expenses,
- Ms Jacqueline de Guillenchmidt, Member of the French Constitutional Council,
- Mr Mindia Ugrekhelidze, Judge at the European Court of Human Rights and
- Mr Bernard Owen, Secretary General of the Center of Comparative Studies on Elections, Paris.

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