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  • VAF logo.JPGVoter Awareness Forums 

     

    In an endeavour to extend electoral literacy to adult populations in government and non-government offices, private institutions and organisations, a special category of ELCs known as Voter Awareness Forums (VAFs) are being established. 

     

     

     

    What are VAFs? 
    VVAF.pngoter Awareness Forums (VAFs) are informal forums for generating discussions and awareness around the electoral process, on the how, what and where of registration & voting, through the medium of real-time activities. 

    Through VAFs in Government Departments, Government and Non-Government Organizations as well as in Corporates; the Election Commission of India aims to spread voter awareness and facilitate voter education.

     

    Who shall be the members of VAFs? 
    The membership of VAFs is voluntary in nature and will be open to all employees of the concerned office. 

     

    What shall we do in Voter Awareness Forums?
    In the VAFs, through a calendar of simple and engaging activities, members will gain awareness on the electoral process and transform into ‘Empowered Voters’ of the nation. 
     

About Us

Logo ELCSystematic Voters’ Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) is a programme of multi interventions through different modes and media designed to educate citizens, electors and voters about the electoral process in order to increase their awareness and participation in the electoral processes. SVEEP is designed according to the socio-economic, cultural and demographic profile of the state as well as the history of electoral participation in previous rounds of elections and learning thereof.   

Election Commission of India

ECIThe Election Commission of India is an autonomous constitutional authority responsible for administering election processes in India. The body administers elections to the Lok SabhaRajya Sabha, State Legislative Assemblies in India, and the offices of the President and Vice President in the country. The Election Commission operates under the authority of Constitution per Article 324, and subsequently enacted Representation of the People Act

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