|On October 24, 2000 the Center for the Study of Democracy organized jointly with the Bulgarian Institute for Analysis and Studies (BIAS) a Seminar on Electoral Law and Electoral Systems in Balkan Countries. Possibilities for changes in Bulgaria. The event was attended by legal experts, representatives of the major political parties, the executive and NGOs.|
Dr. Maria Yordanova, Head of the CSD Law Program
opened the seminar. Dr. Mihail Konstantinov, Chair of the Board of the BIAS presented a comparative analysis of the Balkan countries' electoral and political systems.
In the discussion took part Ms. Lena
Dzhelepova, Chair of the Central Electoral Commission (CEC), Mr.
Valentin Georgiev, CEC Secretary and Secretary General of the
National Assembly, Mr. Yanaki Stoilov, MP, member of the Legal
Issues and Anticorruption Legislation Parliamentary Committee,
Professor Boris Spassov, Professor in Constitutional Law, Sofia
University Faculty of Law, Ms. Snezhana Georgieva representative of
the Ministry of Regional Development and Public Works, Ms.
Miroslava Yanova, Executtive Director of MBMD, Mr. Dimitar Markov,
Fellow at CSD Law Program and others.
Available in Bulgarian
Full records of the discussion in PDF (466 kb)