Events

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Jan. 25, 2018 Discussion

THE POLITICAL ECONOMY ANALYSIS OF YOUTH PARTICIPATION IN UGANDA

The discussion is meant to identify the political economy drivers that support or obstruct positive change leading to the attainment of effective youth participation while examining the interests, incentives and decision logic of these change drivers more…

MAKERERE UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE OF SOCIAL RESEARCH (MISR)
Jan. 27, 2018 Workshop

YOUNG AND EMERGING LEADERS GRADUATION SEMINAR

Living Your Legacy

At the heart of what we want participants to achieve from this seminar is to connect their ideas and visions to individual action and to embrace the concept of servant leadership: the idea of submitting one’s self to the betterment of society. more…

LAKE VICTORIA SERENA RESORT
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Previous events

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Dec. 10, 2017

Fully booked

Event

2017 Media Challenge Awards

#MediaAwardsUG

A special occasion to recognize and award best Ugandan upcoming journalist and those who have excelled in the field over the past years. more…

KAMPALA SERENA HOTEL
Dec. 7, 2017

Fully booked

Discussion

THE ROLE OF CIVIL SOCIETY IN ACHIEVING DURABLE PEACE AND RECONCILIATION IN SOUTH SUDAN

This roundtable discussion aims to bring together civil society actors from a range of groups to discuss and reflect avenues for reconciliation and peace in South Sudan. Furthermore, the roundtable aims to build networks among CSOs. more…

SERENA HOTEL, KAMPALA
Dec. 5, 2017

Fully booked

Discussion

THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT IN UGANDA

The discussion seeks to provide a platform for discussion where experts on environmental management can exchange their ideas on how to make policies and enforce the implementation of best practices surrounding sustainable management of solid waste. more…

GOLDEN TULIP HOTEL, KAMPALA

Event Reports

Inspiring the Next Generation of Media Professionals in Uganda

In 2017, we partnered with Media Challenge Initiative and the DW-Akademie to implement the Media Challenge Academy project which took us to over 20 universities and media institutes in Uganda providing practical training and [...] more…

Achieving Peace in South Sudan: What Role for Civil Society?

Since the outbreak of violence in South Sudan in 2013, attempts at achieving lasting peace have been unsuccessful and criticized for not including all relevant stakeholders. KAS hosted a roundtable with representatives of South [...] more…

Women's Engagement in the Media: An Uphill Battle

At the final #WomenInMediaUG event of the year, we took stock of women's constructive engagement in the media sector and identified a number of challenges, such as lack of representation and mentorship, that still remain. more…

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