June 8, 2010, 2:25 p.m.
A pre-election delegation, organized by NDI, has issued a statement on the Tanzanian electoral process. In a statement released on May 21 in Dar es Salaam, the organization noted that although the electoral process has undergone genuine reform, more improvements are necessary. The delegation specifically mentioned campaign finance and the voter registration process as areas where further work was needed. The delegation then offered a series of recommendations which it believes will be helpful in promoting inclusive, transparent and credible elections. You can read the full statement here.