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17 Jan 2019 description
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: In Atlanta, Soyia Ellison, soyia.ellison@cartercenter.org

ATLANTA — Because of discrepancies between the official preliminary election results in the DRC and the results reported by some domestic observers and parties, The Carter Center expresses concern about the potential for insecurity and conflict and asks all political leaders to call on their supporters to refrain from violence and to pursue any challenges to the election results through legal channels.

17 Jan 2019 description
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Contact: Emily Staub, (404) 420-5126; Emily.Staub@CarterCenter.org

Carter Center, partners go all out to solve infections in animals

ATLANTA — Just 28 human cases of Guinea worm disease were reported in 2018, down slightly from 30 cases reported in 2017. When The Carter Center assumed leadership of the Guinea Worm Eradication Program in 1986, there were an estimated 3.5 million human cases annually in 21 countries in Africa and Asia.

15 Dec 2018 description
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Contacto: En Atlanta, Soyia Ellison, 1-404-420-5124 o soyia.ellison@cartercenter.org

ATLANTA- El Centro Carter está profundamente preocupado por el reciente ataque y la continua represión del gobierno de Nicaragua a las organizaciones de la sociedad civil y los medios de comunicación.

15 Dec 2018 description
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: In Atlanta, Soyia Ellison, soyia.ellison@cartercenter.org

ATLANTA — The Carter Center is deeply concerned about the Nicaraguan government’s recent assault and continued repression of civil society organizations and the media.

13 Dec 2018 description
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Celebrating the distribution of aids for the Public Health Training Initiative

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) is participating in the Sudan Public Health Training Initiative, which is supported by Qatar Fund for Development and overseen by The Carter Center in collaboration the Federal Ministry of Public Health in Sudan and Health Sciences Academy. The participation will take place from 10-13 December 2018.

11 Dec 2018 description
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In Final Liberia Election Report, Carter Center Urges Election Reform

**MONROVIA **– The Carter Center today released the final report from its observation mission of Liberia’s 2017 elections, outlining key findings and offering recommendations for reform to strengthen Liberia’s electoral process.

01 Dec 2018 description
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This report provides the findings of consultative forums conducted from May through August 2018 with youth and women in eight counties of Kenya on the factors that hinder and promote their political participation. The report offers recommendations to support their increased participation in the political sphere.

31 Aug 2018 description
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Contact: In Atlanta, Soyia Ellison, soyia.ellison@cartercenter.org

NAIROBI — The Carter Center released its final comprehensive Kenya 2017 election observation report today, which outlines its key findings and offers recommendations for reform to strengthen Kenya’s electoral processes, including new annexes that lay out the Center’s findings on women’s participation and on the use of information and communications technology in elections.

15 Aug 2018 description

We, the International Election Observer Missions present for the 30 July Harmonised Elections in Zimbabwe, while appreciating the generally peaceful and orderly pre-electoral environment and on voting day, express our grave concern about the regrettable outbreaks of post-election violence.

At the outset, we extend our sympathies to the families and loved ones of those affected by these troubling incidents.

While recognising the right to peaceful protest, we condemn vandalism and destruction of property and call on political party supporters to abide by the law.

14 Jun 2018 description
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Contacto: En Atlanta, Soyia Ellison, soyia.ellison@cartercenter.org

ATLANTA — El Centro Carter condena enérgicamente las violentas represalias y el uso excesivo de la fuerza contra los manifestantes en Nicaragua, y hace un llamado al gobierno para que cese todos los actos de violencia y represión y desmantele los grupos parapoliciales y las brigadas antidisturbios.

14 Jun 2018 description
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Contact: In Atlanta, Soyia Ellison, soyia.ellison@cartercenter.org

ATLANTA — The Carter Center strongly condemns the violent retaliation and excessive use of force against demonstrators in Nicaragua, and calls on the government to cease all acts of violence and repression and to dismantle para-police groups and riot squads.

30 May 2018 description
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Contact : à Atlanta, Soyia Ellison, soyia.ellison@cartercenter.org
à Bamako, Laurence Barros, laurence.barros@cartercenter.org

BAMAKO, MALI - Le Centre Carter, qui est l’Observateur indépendant de la mise en œuvre de l'Accord pour paix au Mali, a publié son premier rapport aujourd'hui, indiquant que malgré les retards les Parties signataires restent attachées à l'Accord.

30 May 2018 description
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: In Atlanta, Soyia Ellison, soyia.ellison@cartercenter.org In Bamako, Laurence Barros, laurence.barros@cartercenter.org

BAMAKO, MALI — The Carter Center, which is serving as Independent Observer of the implementation of the 2015 Agreement on Peace and Reconciliation in Mali, released its first report today, saying that despite slow progress the signatories remain committed to the agreement.

25 May 2018 description
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: In Atlanta, Soyia Ellison, soyia.ellison@cartercenter.org

(En español)

The Friends of the Inter-American Democratic Charter express alarm at the breakdown of the constitutional order in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, which has had devastating effects on the Venezuelan people and their human rights.

31 Mar 2018 description
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Contact: In Atlanta: Rennie Sloan, rennie.sloan@cartercenter.org
In Monrovia, Liberia: Janice Cooper, janice.cooper@cartercenter.org and
Wilfred Gwaikolo, Wilfred.gwaikolo@cartercenter.org

249 clinicians are now trained in mental health, with 83 specializing in the needs of children and adolescents

24 Mar 2018 description
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Carter Center Issues Expert Mission Report on Sierra Leone’s March 7 Elections

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: In Atlanta, Deanna.Congileo@cartercenter.org

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