The Asia Foundation

The Asia Foundation

Project location: NWFP, mostly districts adjacent to FATA

Project start and end dates: January 2007-July 2007

Project description

The program enhanced capacities of the communities and helped them get registered in voters list; correct their particulars in the current list.

The program also ensured transparency by displaying the voters list at centers for verification. The project fostered buy in with key stakeholders and mobilized resources through meetings with Election Commission of Pakistan, NADRA Officials, District Nazim, District ECP, District Nazims, NADRA, Assistant Director Information, Producer Radio, Secretary Union Council and District Coordination Officer.

Areas were identified and Rapid Appraisal for the selected 26 Union Councils was conducted. Meetings were held with the local communities for motivating and facilitating potential voters. The project also ensured mobility of NADRA mobile units to each UC.  Eight registration camps were organized and a total of 7,546 people that included 3,061 women benefited from the registration camps.