The CEC honored its female employees today; Wednesday in a special ceremony at its headquarters in Al Bireh, in celebration of international women’s day. Which is also celebrated by the world annually on the 8th of March.
CEC Chairman; Dr. Hanna Nasir saluted working Palestinian women in general, and more specifically CEC female employees. Emphasizing their role and contribution to the success of the electoral process. Considering they are an integral part of CEC polling and counting staff. In addition to them being half of the eligible voters, and approximately a quarter of the nominated candidates for the (Second phase) of the Local Elections.
D. Nasir also indicated that the CEC supports the participation of women in all aspects of life, especially the political one. While putting the latter on the forefront to ensure women get the positions they deserve.
At the end of the ceremony, the CEC honored its female employees and presented them with symbolic gifts.