MORE NEED TO BE DONE

LOCH TERESA: Include PWDs in voter listing and education

They are most affected but are left out during the electoral processes

In Summary

•Barriers such as lack of sign language interpreters and braille material at polling and registration centres are cited as big impediments to their inclusivity.

•Registration of marginalised groups is a primary benchmark for inclusive and democratic electoral processes.

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission processes for voter education and registration are not designed with persons with disability in mind.

The deaf people are most affected and ...

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