Uganda Asians by Vali Jamal

Dawn has broken a new beginning awaits….

DR VALI JAMAL holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Cambridge University, UK, and a PhD from Stanford University, California, USA.

He worked in Uganda’s ministry of Commerce and Industry between 1964 and 1967, was a lecturer of Economics at Makerere University between 1972 and 1973 and the Senior Economist of the International Labour Organization (ILO) from 1976 to 2001.

His book, Ugandan Asians: Then and Now, Here and There, documents contributions of the Asian community to Uganda from the start of the British Uganda Protectorate in 1894 to date.


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A Ugandan Asian family who ended up in Switzerland at the UgandaAsians1972Expulsion(TradeMark).
Switzerland took around 100 people directly - rather than through UNHCR centres as happened for >6 thousand of the last-minute evacuees. I have a doRzen stories of those people.
Narrated by Vali Jamal