CEC and mass media of Uzbekistan sign agreements
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) --
The Central Election Commission of Uzbekistan signed bilateral agreements with mass media on coverage of preparation and holding the elections of President of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
The agreements were signed with the National Television and Radio Company of Uzbekistan, Uzbekistan National News Agency, Information Agency “Jahon”, the National Association of Electronic Mass Media, the Information Agency “UzReport” on covering the preparation and holding the elections of President of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
The agreements are aimed at efficient organization of work on raising awareness of population on national electoral law, organize interviews with members of the Central Election Commission, scientists and experts in the field of electoral legislation, etc.
Within the framework of the signed agreements, special attention is to be attached to the consistent coverage of the activities of election commissions, creation of broad and equal opportunities for candidates to the post of President of the Republic of Uzbekistan in the use of mass media in the purposes of election campaigning, including by providing them with equal amounts of air time and print space in bringing their election programs to the voters and the public, containing their views and positions on the socio-political and economic development of the country.