On 8 June 2019 IEC management inaugurated the Voter Registration Update
The Independent Election Commission of Afghanistan has started the Voter Registration (VR) Update which includes Top-up voter registration for voters who did not registered yet and will turn 18 by the election day, as well as the display of the Voter List for correction. A full Voter registration is taking place in Ghazni province, where the previous registration is invalid.
The meeting was held on 3 April at IEC HQ, in presence of both Commissions Chairs, Mrs. Hawa Alam Nuristani, and Mrs Zohra Bayan Shinwari, as well as Mr. Peter N. Due, Head of Department of Political Affairs and Peace of Asia (DPPA) - (DPO), and Mr. Grant Kippen, Head of UNAMA Election Division in Afghanistan.
On24 March 2019, Mrs. Hawa Alam Nuristani, IEC Chair met with Mrs. Karen Decker, Deputy Chief of Mission of the US Embassy, at IEC HQ. IEC Chair provided comprehensive update on the upcoming elections and the recent IEC decision on elections date and timeline.
On 26 March 2019, IEC leadership met with ‘Free and Fair Election Forum of Afghanistan’ (FEFA) to discuss on reforms and preparation for upcoming elections. During the meeting, IEC provided an update on IEC reforms plan, provision of policies, access to information, independency and stability of the organization, and other elections related subjects.