The Chamber of Bulk Oil Distributors (CBOD) has participated in an all-important national dialogue on electoral violence ahead of the 2020 general elections, organized by the Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
The event premiered a chilling documentary on political vigilantism and electoral violence. It also shared research findings from ongoing fieldwork in some selected elections hotspots across the country.
The national dialogue session also looked at the impact of electoral violence on individuals and organizations, both public and private.
It was attended by representatives of the main political parties; the National Democratic Congress’ Chairman Ofosu Ampofo and Director of International Relations Alex Segbefia and representatives from the New Patriotic Party as well. Other attendees were from civil society organisations and private companies.