Anders Sjögren

Anders Sjögren is no longer an employee at the Nordic Africa Institute.

Previous roles: Senior researcher and associate professor between 2010-2018.

Subject areas:
Comparative political economy. Land. Citizenship. State-society relations.
Geographical areas:
Kenya, Uganda
Language skills:
Swedish, English
Research areas:
Conflict and post-conflict

Filmed interviews with Anders Sjögren

Museveni's strong hold on Uganda

On Thursday 18 February Uganda will hold presidential elections. The country’s economy is failing, unemployment is high and corruption is widespread within the state apparatus. Yet, hardly any observer would expect President Yoweri Museveni, who has...

Peaceful but not fair elections

“Preventing violence can’t be the only focus. In 2013, elections in Kenya were peaceful, but not free and fair”, NAI researcher Anders Sjögren gives his insights on the Kenyan elections 2007 and 2013 in a video interview.

Academic background

PhD, Political Science, Stockholm University 2007; BA, Political Science, Stockholm University 1997.

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