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Somalia Presidential Debates 2022 Event

  • SOMALIA DEBATES

    Road to Democracy

  • SOMALIA'S

    At the heart of our mission is about democratic choice, political impartiality, and Somalia’s future.

  • SOMALIA

    Elections 2021/2022

Our Mission

Somalia Debates (SD) is a charity that is impartial and non-political that exists to promote political choice and accountability through wider political participation

Our Vision

Provide platform for bringing all political stakeholders for debate and dialogue. Inform citizens through political advocacy/ training. Challenge political leaders/ theories/political visions with facts. Promote good governance, accountability, and leadership.

Key Objectives

Foster healthy political debates for Somalia on issues that affect people’s lives. Promote political choice and openness through political participation among Somali citizens. Promote political accountability through open dialogue and...

Core Activities

Provide platform for bringing all political stakeholders for debate and dialogue. Inform citizens through political advocacy/ training. Challenge political leaders/ theories/political visions with facts. Promote good governance, accountability, and leadership

In our efforts to promote democracy, accountability, and good governance, we have broken down our initiatives into the following segments, each providing unique vehicle of delivery to meet our key objectives:

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SOMALIA PRESIDENTIAL DEBATES 2022

As Somalia enters an election cycle for the coming months, we aim to develop and implement the first ever Somalia Presidential Debates which aims to enhance and promote democratic choice through the art of persuasion and debate on many key challenges / opportunities facing Somalia.

Please see our concept note

SOMALIA DEBATES: CROSS REGIONAL TOPICAL DEBATES

SD will help enhance political engagement from the Somali public by discussing substantial bread and butter issues facing their lives and country. Within this platform we recognise each Federal Members

Somali Debates: Regional and Local Elections

Our key aims in this platform is to provide local hustings meeting where local elections candidates/parties debate and answer questions from voters/audience. This initiative will provide voters with an opportunity to…

SOMALIA'S

Road To Democracy

At the heart of our mission is about democratic choice, political impartiality, and Somalia’s future. The road to democratic change is never easy but it must start somewhere, and all societies and political stakeholders must pull together towards a democratic transitional future. It is within this context, we believe SD will help that future by promoting democratic spirit, bringing healthy politics to everyone’s sofa, home and abroad. In our efforts promote democracy and good governance.

SOMALIA DEBATES:

Regional And Local Elections:

Our key aims in this platform is to provide local hustings meeting where local elections candidates/parties debate and answer questions from voters/audience. This initiative will provide voters with an opportunity to hear the views of candidates/parties, providing choice to voters and accountability of candidates through effective engagement. Our hustings will be non-partisan providing equal playing field to every candidate, giving every participant opportunity to speak, be questioned and deliver their messages/policies to voters.