There are considerable hurdles women in local councils have to overcome in order to be able to effectively represent the interests of their constituents. The workshop brought together 30 female politicians and aimed to strengthen their skills and capacities as local councillors.
At a high level event KAS and ACFODE presented the “National report on the State of Democratic Accountability at the Local Government Level in Uganda”. This concludes the two-year EU-co-financed project: “Action for Strengthening Good Governance and Accountability in Uganda”.
President Kufuor in Kampala
Former Ghanain President H.E. John Kufour has underscored the centrality of good governance for Africa to avoid the so-called natural resource curse. He was delivering a public lecture at Makerere University on the invitation of KAS and Makerere University.
To the homepage of the office of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) in Uganda. Since its foundation in 1964 the engagement in political education in order to realize peace, freedom and justice as key aspects in consolidating democracy was one of the foundation’s focal areas. This has been the basis of KAS’ work in Uganda for more than three decades.
Challenges, Opportunities, and Prospects for Sustainable Economic Transformation
Inter-party Public Dialogue
Student Leadership Debate at Makerere University
Between 11 and 13 March 2014 Action for Development (ACFODE), a Ugandan women's rights organisation, held a highly successful workshop for female councillors in Pallisa District in cooperation with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung [...]
Former Ghanaian President H.E. John Agyekum Kufour has underscored the centrality of good governance for Africa to avoid the so-called natural resource curse. He was delivering a public lecture at Makerere University on the [...]
Theme: “Struggling for media space through the decades”
UMDF Launches Third Edition of the Uganda Media Review Journal