Encouraging a democratic electoral system could create a foundation for peace and development in Somalia. This is so, as it eliminates seeking power through the barrel of gun, and instead having candidates running for political office on development agendas.
There are various agencies that work in different ways to support the elections at different levels. Nonetheless, there is absence of an information center where electoral related materials and data can be found.
Doorashooyinka (meaning elections in Somalia) is a digital platform that will to respond to the information gaps in Somalia’s elections. It will be a one-stop shop for elections. Doorashooyinka is a non-profit and non-partisan platform that provides an opportunity for anyone with a political ambition and is running for a political office to share their program with the general public.