On October 16, the advance group of the Observer Mission from the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), at the invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, began work to observe the elections of the head of our state, scheduled for October 24, the Dunyo news agency reported.
On October 15, the Chairman of the Central Election Commission of the Republic of Uzbekistan Z. Nizamkhodjaev met with experts from the European and Eurasian Governance Programs of the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES, Washington, DC).
As previously reported, the Central Election Commission within the framework of the implementation of a joint project with the United Nations Development Program in Uzbekistan "Support to the electoral process in Uzbekistan for 2019-2021" on October 12 launched a cycle of training seminars "Elections and gender: international and national practices of supporting women in politics".
A voter who is unable to be at his place of residence on election day has the right to early voting. Early voting begins ten days before the elections and ends three days before the elections. Early voting for the elections of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan will take place on October 14-20, 2021