WELCOME TO SANEF’s ELECTION PORTAL
01 July 2019 In the lead up to South Africa’s elections in May, the Electoral Commission of South Africa accredited CPJ Africa Program Coordinator Angela Quintal as an international observer, monitoring press freedom. Quintal…
13.05.2019: Read IEC Press Statement: Electoral Commission Thanks South Africa
09.05.2019: Read IEC Press Statement: Commission to Conduct Sample Audit of Results
06.05.2019: Read IEC Press Statement: First Day of Special Voting Summary
06.05.2019: Read IEC Press Statement: Ramadan Mubarak to All Muslim Voters
05.05.2019: Read IEC Press Statement: Update on Digital Disinformation Initiative
30.04.2019: Read IEC Press Statement: Over 770 000 Voters to Cast Special Votes
08.04.2019: View CPJ Presentation on the Safety of Journalists
08.04.2019: View Code for Africa Presentation for Sanef Election Training Workshop
08.04.2019: View IEC Programme of the Signing Code of Conduct Ceremony
05.04.2019: View IEC Media Invitation of the Signing Code of Conduct Ceremony
18.03.2019: Read IEC Media Invitation on Signing of the Code of Conduct Pledge
11.03.2019: View the 2019 National and Provincial Elections Timetable
07.03.2019: Read IEC Media Statement: One Week Left for Applicants to Vote Aboard
07.03.2019: Read ACHPR Guidelines on Access to Information and Elections in Africa
07.03.2019: Read the IEC – Commencement of 2019 Electoral Laws Amendment Act and Updated Timetable
04.03.2019: The Real 411, an online portal to report disinformation, has launched. The Real 411 is a Media Monitoring Africa initiative.
28.02.2019: South Africa sees four men for every one woman whose opinion is quoted in the media: during the run-up to elections, it’s seven men for every one woman. Read the Quote a Women Project – Concept Note
27.02.2019: Voting aboard is scheduled for Saturday, 27 April 2019. Read the IEC – Communique on Voting Abroad in the 2019 National Election (26 February 2019).
27.02.2019: The President has officially set Wednesday, 8 May 2019 as the election day. Read the Proclamation of the Election Date (25 February 2019).
27.02.2019: The SANEF Elections 2019 Portal has launched!