The Election Commission of India will host the 4th General Assembly of Association of World Election Bodies at Bengaluru. India will also take over as A-WEB’s Chair for the 2019-21 term. Over 50 countries across the globe will be participating in the meeting. The A-WEB is the largest association of Election Management Bodies worldwide.
The Election Commission will also host International Conference on “Initiatives and Challenges of Social Media and Information Technology in Elections“.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For IBPS RRB Clerk Mains:
- A-WEB was established on October 14, 2013; Permanent Secretariat at: Seoul, South Korea.
- Chief Election Commissioner of India: Sunil Arora.
Source: The Press Information Bureau