Symposium: Ten Years of KAS’ Rule of Law Program for Sub-Saharan Africa

From 15th to 16th November 2016, partners, collaborators and friends of the KAS Rule of Law Program for Sub-Saharan Africa, as well as invited distinguished guests convened at the Strathmore University in Nairobi to commemorate ten years of its operations on the continent. A symposium to review the past achievements and reflect on the future challenges and prospects was the highlight of this event. more…

Annual Jurists' Conference 2016: The State of Democracy and Transition in Africa

The 2016 Annual Jurists’ Conference organised in partnership with the Kenyan Section of the International Commission of Jurists addressed the regression in African democracies from different perspectives. Speakers and panellists comprised of scholars, judges, politicians and representatives of the Civil Society from Africa. The discussions dealt with qualities of leadership, involvement of the citizenry in political processes and mechanisms of holding governments accountable. more…

Haki Na Sheria Forum - The Nexus between Development and Corruption. Perspective from a practicing Parliamentarian

These regular fora address topical issues affecting Kenya and Africa in general from political, legal, social and economic angles. For this time, the Rule of Law Program for Sub-Saharan Africa invited Hon. Isaac Mwaura, a Member of Parliament from Kenya, to participate in the early breakfast dialogue forum on 27nd September 2016 as guest speaker to share his point of view on the nexus between development and corruption with the audience. more…

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to the website of Konrad Adenauer Stiftung's Rule of Law Program for Sub-Saharan Africa! This program will contribute to the promotion of the rule of law in Africa. Rule of law is a prerequisite to stable democracy and sustainable social and economic development. We hope we can work together to make this a reality - together we can make a difference!

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Events

Jan. 20 - 21
Workshop

Stakeholders' workshop on the Rule of Law and Inclusive Development in Africa

Rhetoric, Contestations and Options for Access to Justice for Women

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Previous events

Nov. 22 - 25
Congress

Stakeholders' Conference on Activism against Corruption in Africa

Nov. 15 - 16
Symposium

Ten Years KAS' Rule of Law Programme for Sub-Saharan Africa

Results, Challenges and Prospects

Nov. 9 - 12
Congress

Annual Jurists' Conference

State of Democracy and Transitions in Africa: Addressing the Regression

Publications

Event Report: Symposium on the Rule of Law in Africa

Ten Years of KAS’ Rule of Law Program for Sub-Saharan Africa: Results, Challenges and Prospects

From 15th to 16th November 2016, partners, collaborators and friends of the KAS Rule of Law Program for Sub-Saharan Africa, as well as invited distinguished guests convened at the Strathmore University in Nairobi to commemorate [...] more…

Annual Jurists' Conference 2016: The State of Democracy and Transition in Africa

9th - 12th November 2016, Durban - South Africa

The 2016 Annual Jurists’ Conference organised in partnership with the Kenyan Section of the International Commission of Jurists addressed the regression in African democracies from different perspectives. Speakers and panellists [...] more…

Confronting the Corrupt

Accountabilty Now's Battle against graft in SA

Confronting the Corrupt tells the tale of Accountability Now’s biggest battles, leading to landmark decisions in jurisprudence and earning its place in the small but determined group of organisations protecting and upholding the [...] more…

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