IEBC officials are undergoing training, in Nyeri and Kisumu, to help them with skills for identifying, preventing/mitigating election related risks. The first to train are field officials, the Regional Election Coordinators (RECs) and the Constituency Election Coordinators (CECs), will cascade the trainings to other election officials.
The activity is part of the preparation for future elections and especially the 2017 General Elections. IEBC is partnering with various strategic stakeholders in the roll out of the training program. The Election Risk Management (ERM) tool is an International IDEA, sponsored by UNDP.