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United Democratic Front (Botswana)

Botswana Politics of Botswana Botswana Democratic Party
United Democratic Front
AbbreviationUDF
Founded1994
IdeologyNationalism
Christian democracy
Political positionCentre

The United Democratic Front (UDF) was a coalition of opposition parties in Botswana, formed ahead of the 1994 parliamentary election. The UDF consisted of the MELS Movement of Botswana, the Botswana Workers Front and the Social Democratic Party. UDF opposed both the ruling Botswana Democratic Party and opposition Botswana National Front. No UDF candidate was able to get elected.[1][2]

References

  1. ^ Sebudubudu, David; Osei-Hwedie, Bertha Z (2013-12-25). "Pitfalls of parliamentary democracy in Botswana" (PDF). Retrieved 2018-11-18.
  2. ^ Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung. DEMOKRATISCHER WANDEL OHNE ELITENWECHSEL - 40 JAHRE BDP-REGIERUNG -