“GOLOS” Association’s “Information center” March 14, 2010

10 марта 2010 г.

On Election Day, March 14, “GOLOS” Association will open an all-day Information Center for media representatives in the Independent Press-center (Moscow, Prechistenka str., 17/9).

“GOLOS” Association’s “Information center” March 14, 2010
On Election Day, March 14, “GOLOS” Association will open an all-day Information Center for media representatives in the Independent Press-center (Moscow, Prechistenka str., 17/9).

Information Center will be open: On March 14, between 11:30 am and 10:00 pm

Participants: Lilia Shibanova – “GOLOS” Association Executive Director Alexandr Kynev – “GOLOS” Association expert

Information Center administration: Grigory Melkonyants (grigory@golos.org) Tetyana Bodanova (press@golos.org)

Internet access will be provided.

On E-Day “GOLOS” will receive calls about irregularities through free federal hot-line 8–800-333–33–50 Received calls are posted on the web-site: http://88003333350.ru Latest information about the course of Election Day in the regions will also be available from “GOLOS” blog: http://golos-org.livejournal.com/

For accreditation or to schedule an interview with Information Center participants please call: +7 (495) 234–59–39, or e-mail: press@golos.org

Information Center Program

Registration: 11:30 am

Opening. First press-hour: 12:00 am

• Introduction – Lilia Shibanova • Opening of polling stations and beginning of voting. Calls to regions (Altay Republic, Vladimir, Voronezh, Kurgan, Ryazan, Yekaterinburg, Astrakhan, Ivanovo, Irkutsk, Krasnodar, Novorossiysk, Novosibirsk, Omsk, Perm, Rostov-on-Don, Sochi, Tula, Chelyabinsk) • Latest messages received through GOLOShot-line” – Grigory Melkonyants

Coffee-break

Second press-hour: 5:00 pm

• Latest messages received through GOLOShot-line” – Grigory Melkonyants • Findings of GOLOS’ long-term election monitoring in the regions – Alexandr Kynev • Findings of GOLOS’ E-Day monitoring from the regions, calls to the regions

Coffee-break

Third press-hour: 9:00 pm

• Latest messages received through GOLOShot-line” – Grigory Melkonyants • Findings of GOLOS’ E-Day monitoring from the regions: voting and vote tabulation, calls to the regions • E-Day conclusions – Lilia Shibanova