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Elections in a Hybrid Regime: Revisiting the 2011 Ugandan Polls

15 January 2015 @ 14:00 - 17:00 UTC+1

Fountain Publishers in conjunction with the French Institute for Research in Africa (IFRA), and the Department of Political Science and Public Administration (Makerere University), and with the support of the Democratic Governance Facility (DGF), with pleasure invite you to attend the launch of the book:
Elections in a Hybrid Regime: Revisiting the 2011 Ugandan Polls

Venue: Hotel Africana

Chief Guest: Professor Mondo Kagonyera
Chancellor of Makerere University

1.30 – 2.00pm: Arrival of invited guests

2.00 – 2:30pm: Opening Remarks

(1) Head of Department, Political Science & Public Administration, MUK;
(2) French Institute for Research in Africa;
(3) Fountain Publishers

2:30 – 3.00pm: Prof. Sabiti Makara:
Overview of the Book – Research Areas and Main Findings

3:00 – 3:30: Highlights from some of the Book’s Chapters:

Dr Jonathan Fisher: The Role of International Donors
Anna Baral: Buganda and the 2011 Elections
Dr. Julius Kiiza: Opinion polls and commercialization of elections

3:30 – 4:15: Panel Discussion with reactions from:

(1) Mr GawayaTegulle, political commentator;
(2) Hon. Sam Otada, independent MP ;
(3) Dr. Eng. Badru Kiggundu, Chairperson of the Electoral Commission

4.15- 5.00pm: Open discussion

5.00 – 5.30pm: Address by the Guest of Honor, Prof. Mondo Kagonyera

5.30pm: Official launch

5:30 pm: Cocktail
– Departure at leisure


15 January 2015
14:00 - 17:00
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