Adan Yusuf Abokor
Somaliland Country Representative, Progressio
Keywords: dispute resolution, election management body, election schedules, civil society, elections, institution-building
Interviewer(s): Richard Bennet and Michael Woldemariam
Country of Reform: Somaliland
Location: Hargeisa, Somaliland
Date: Mon Oct 25 2010
Adan Yusuf Abokor discusses the relationship between civil society and the Somali National Movement during and directly following the Somali Civil War. He also focuses on Somaliland’s transition period from SNM government to civilian government. Finally, Abokor explains the successes and challenges of Somaliland’s elections and the formation of the multiparty system, with a focus on the role of civil society.
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Adan Yusuf Abakor Interview
At the time of this interview, Adan Yusuf Abokor was the Somaliland country representative for Progressio, an international development NGO. He formerly served as director of Hargeisa Group Hospital.