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Wednesday, February 17, 2016

London event- The Role of the Somaliland Parliament in Fighting Corruption

Anglo-Somali Society Meeting, Wednesday 24 February 2016
Admission by supper ticket bought in advance (see slip below)
www.anglosomalisociety.org.uk


5.30pm for 6pm at the YMCA Indian Student Hostel, 41 Fitzroy Square, London W1T 6AQ
The nearest underground stations are Great Portland Street, Warren Street, and Euston. The venue is the upstairs CONFERENCE ROOM, approached through a door to the left of ‘reception’. The attractive supper menu offers a choice of veg. or halal non-veg. at a flat rate of £8, paid in advance. Tickets will be posted to you on receipt of the slip below. The additional charge of £2 will go towards the hire of the room.

5.30 – 6.00 p.m.  Arrival in Conference Room
6.00 – 6.10 p.m. AGM   Chaired by the President,  Dr. Yusuf Omar Ali
  Agenda     1. Chairman’s Report.  
                                     2. Treasurer’s Report.
                                    3. Council elections.
Proposals for new council members, chairperson, and vice-chairperson (with their prior agreement) and names of  volunteers should reach the Hon. Sec. Dr. Susan Sills  by 10 Feb. 2015. The names of all the present Council Members and Officers can be found inside the back cover of the Autumn 2015 Journal.
                                   4. Any other business.
                                   5. Date of next AGM:  Wednesday 22 February 2017.

6.10 – 6.50 p.m.          Somalia: Corruption and the Subversion of Democracy
Jeremy Carver CBE, International Board Member, Transparency International, is an international lawyer and their Senior Adviser on money laundering. He has had more than 40 years experience representing and advising states and governments in boundary disputes, treaties, investments and development.
       
6.50 – 7.30 p.m         The Role of the Somaliland Parliament in Fighting Corruption 
Hon. Abdulqadir Jirde MP  is the well-respected and independent voice from Somaliland and former Deputy Speaker. He recently attended the sixth global conference of parliamentarians against corruption( GOPAC) and the African  parliamentarians network against corruption (APNAC), in Indonesia.
           
7.30pm                  Supper

Future Meetings:
4pm       June 2016,  House of Commons Tea Party
6pm        October 2016,  (General Meeting with guest speakers at Oxford House)
6pm       22 February 2017,  (AGM and General Meeting at Fitzroy Square) _________________________________________________________________________________
Cost per head (supper and towards hire of hall) will be £10.00  (£8.00 for students/unwaged).
PLEASE RETURN THIS SLIP with cheque or postal order by Saturday 20 February 2016   to David Brooks,   67  Mill End Road,   Cambridge   CB1  9JW

Tickets will be sent to you by post. A stamped, addressed envelope would be appreciated.

I enclose £………. for myself and ………..other guest(s).
                                     
Name(s) (as for label on chest)…………………………………………………………………………(please print)

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Address to which ticket(s) should be sent……………………………………………………………………………..

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Cheque/postal order payable to: Anglo-Somali Society.


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