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View on Africa: Somalia's elections delayed again
Date: 5 October 2016
Time: 11h00 - 12h00
Venue: Online via VoiceBoxer and in Pretoria

Somalia’s elections have been postponed again, this time from October to November, raising concerns for the country and the region. Al-Shabaab has threatened to disrupt voting, highlighting the potential for violence and putting fragile state-building gains at risk.

This View on Africa will be presented by Omar S Mahmood, a Researcher in the Peace and Security Research Programme. He will discuss implications of the election delay and how this may affect the new administration.

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The ISS is grateful for support from the following members of the ISS Partnership Forum: the Hanns Seidel Foundation and the governments of Australia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and the USA.
Venue:
Online via VoiceBoxer and in Pretoria
Enquiries:
Penny Mandula
Phone: +27 12 346 9500
Email: pmandula@issafrica.org
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