A four-member delegation of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), headed by Alfred Heer (Switzerland, ALDE), is to make a pre-electoral visit to Bulgaria on 11-12 March 2021 to assess the election preparations and campaign ahead of the 4th April parliamentary elections.
In Sofia, the delegation is due to meet the leaders and representatives of parliamentary and extra-parliamentary political parties as well as the Bulgarian delegation to PACE.
Talks are also scheduled with the Chairperson and members of the Central Electoral Commission (CEC) and with the OSCE-ODIHR limited election observation mission.
The delegation is due to publish a statement at the end of its visit. A full delegation will travel to Bulgaria to observe the elections on 4th April.