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August 6, 2015

Round Table Discussion on BVR, Free and Fair Elections - the Role of Religious Leaders

On the 03rd of July 2015 KAS carried out a round table discussion on Biometric Voter Registration (BVR), free and fair elections. The discussion especially addressed the role of religious leaders. The event was attended by the Prime Minister Hon. Mizengo Pinda as the Chief Guest. Read more…

June 24, 2015

Leadershiptraining with the catholic women’s organisation WAWATA

On three weekends in May about 50 women that are active in their parishes as leaders of the catholic women group “Wanawake Wakatoliki wa Tanzania” (WAWATA) came together to learn about leadership in general and the social, political and economic roles and responsibilities of women leaders in specific. Read more…

May 26, 2015

World Press Freedom Day 2015

Media Stakeholders of Tanzania protest against new Media Laws

On the 2nd and 3rd of May about 250 journalists and media stakeholders used the World Press Freedom Day in Morogoro as an opportunity to take a stand against the increasing restrictions on the freedom of opinion and expression as well as the press freedom in Tanzania. Read here more…

May 15, 2015

President Kikwete opens the new Leadership, Ethics and Governance Training Programme

On the 13th of April 2015, the birthday of the first Tanzanian President Julius Kambarage Nyerere, the Mwalimu Nyerere Memorial Academy (MNMA) inaugurated their new “Leadership, Ethics and Governance Training Programme“. The event was supported by Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS). Read here more…

April 24, 2015

New Country Report published

The Tanzanian-Chinese-Relations through the Ages

During the last state visit of the Chinese President Xi Jinping to Tanzania in 2013 he and President Jakaya Kikwete signed 19 contracts worth 6 billion US$. These contracts can be taken as only one of several examples for the growing influence of China in Tanzania. In consideration of the current developments it is interesting to take a look at the historical relations between the two countries. Read more…

March 24, 2015

KAS on Tour

Training for Political Leaders

From 8 to 23 March 2015 staff members of the KAS accompanied by members of their partner party CHADEMA, divided in six groups, set off from Dar es Salaam to a nationwide training for political leaders. more…

February 2, 2015

Interreligious Dialogue in Zanzibar

German President visits Tanzania

During his official state visit to Tanzania, German President Gauck accompanied by KAS Tanzania will meet high ranking representatives of different religious groups for an interreligious dialogue on 4 February 2015. Read more…

January 23, 2015

Think rank ranking

KAS amongst most successful Think Tanks worldwide

The latest publication from Lauder Institute of the University of Pennsylvania analyses the influence of worldwide operating Think Tanks. KAS’ successful work is dignified several times in the Global Go To Think Tank Index Report 2014. In several ranking categories KAS is part of the top ten, in the category Best Think Tank Network KAS ranks first. Find out more…

November 21, 2014

KAS supports local elections

Kuhusu Uchaguzi katika Mamlaka za Serikali za Mitaa

A popular version of guidelines for the local elections 14 December 2014 is now available! Find out more…

October 29, 2014

Rule of Law

KAS Tanzania supports training for UN Peacekeepers

From 26th October to 1st November, the East Africa Law Society (EFSA) in collaboration with the United Nations Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO), organized a Rule of Law training for national and international representatives. Read more…