Building peace in the minds of men and women

World Press Freedom Day 2019

Thu, 2 May -
15:30 to 17:00

Parallel Session 5

Siaka Sangaré

President of the Réseau des compétences électorales francophones (RECEF)

General Sangaré has a professional career that has developed on two fronts, in the Malian army and in the country's election administration. He has been the General Delegate for the elections in Mali since 29 March 2006. He was unanimously elected as President of RECEF at the Constituent Assembly held from August 22 to 24 in Quebec City.

He holds a bachelor's degree (1974), a master's degree in economics (1978), a diploma as an air commissioner and an officer (1980) and also acquired several certificates and attestations in computer science during the 1980s. He has been working for the Malian army and the Délégation générale aux élections du Mali since 1980.