International Reports

Resource Wealth and Raw Materials Boom

An abundance of resources in Sub-Saharan Africa will not necessarily lead to sustainable economic growth, to the contrary: The one-sided economic focus on the extraction of natural resources has consequences for the people and the environment. What needs to be done to avoid the “resource curse”? more…

Prof. Charles Kwesiga: Science, technology, and innovation crucial for economic transformation

In a public lecture on 16 April 2014, Prof. Charles Kwesiga, Executive Director of the Uganda Industrial Research Institute, reflected on the chances of and challenges for economic transformation in Uganda. more…

Capacity Enhancement Sessions for Women in Local Politics, Pallisa District

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. more…

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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.

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Previous events

Aug. 27
Discussion

Resource Management: Making Oil Work for Africa

July 24 - 27
Congress

Democratic Bargain?

Young People and Transitional Politics in Uganda

July 16
Discussion

Political Ideology in Uganda

Necessary, relevant, misunderstood?

June 7
Event

The City is our Space!

Challenges and possibilities of cities as social and democratic spaces

Publications

Resource Wealth and Raw Materials Boom

Challenges for Governance and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

An abundance of resources in Sub-Saharan Africa will not necessarily lead to sustainable economic growth, to the contrary: The one-sided economic focus on the extraction of natural resources has consequences for the people and [...] more…

Africa Rising!

Challenges, Opportunities, and Prospects for Sustainable Economic Transformation

In a public lecture organised by the University Forum on Governance (UNIFOG) in cooperation with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) on 16 April 2014, Prof. Charles Kwesiga, Executive Director of the Uganda Industrial Research [...] more…

Capacity Enhancement Sessions for Women Councillors in Pallisa District

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 [...] more…

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Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

Uganda Office

51 A, Prince Charles Drive, Kololo
P.O.Box 647
Kampala
Uganda
Phone +256 312 26 20 11/2