We, the Zimbabwean Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) listed below,
Noting the conclusion of the constitution making process, a key milestone in the implementation of the Global Political Agreement, which paves way for preparations for free and fair elections,
Recognizing the centrality of an inclusive voter registration exercise as a key foundation to a credible electoral process,
Having Observed the just ended Mobile Voter registration exercise that commenced on 29 April 2013 and ended on 19 May 2013,
Disheartened by the observations of various electoral stakeholders such as parliament, the church, cabinet and the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) that the process was inadequate, chaotic, slow and did not capture all those interested in registering as voters.
Desirous of seeing a peaceful, free and fair election in Zimbabwe