CCEDU provided voters across the country with a platform through which they voiced what they believed were the most important election issues. Whereas at regional level the debates attracted political representatives to answer questions from ordinary citizens, at national level, the debates attracted presidential candidates who responded to critical issues as raised by citizens. In both cases, the debates sought to shift electoral campaigns from being personality driven to being issue-based.
All debates were recorded and aired on five television stations including, UBC, NTV, WBS, NBS and BTN a week after recording.
Project Description: The attention of political aspirants and provide Citizens to these debates were aimed at bringing the issues and concerns of local Ugandan