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October 15, 2018

Student Debate Competition

Together with the Konrad-Adenauer Stiftung, ACFODE took the debate competition to Mbarara, Gulu and Mbale respectively. more…

October 10, 2018

“Access to electricity should be a human right!”

„Uganda‘s GDP is growing, but it is not leading to a structural transformation in society. Most of Uganda‘s citizens are still employed by the agriculture business,“ explained Max Walter during a press meeting. more…

October 5, 2018

“What is another name for decentralization? Local government.”

During the two days ULGA National Dialogue on Decentralization, stakeholders criticized the tendency of the national government to recentralize local government funds. more…

October 2, 2018

All agricultural products to be certified by a quality mark in 2019 - UNBS

Agricultural products are the most standardized goods in the world. Although 80% of Uganda‘s exports are agricultural products, most of Ugandans are unaware of agricultural standardization policies. more…

October 1, 2018

Money isn’t an absolute resource for political mobilization

The fourth edition of the Political Leadership Advancement project (PoLA-LAB) brought together 27 youth leaders in the central Uganda district of Mityana. more…

September 27, 2018

Youths as rolemodel for policy makers

For the third time, the annual Interparty Youth Platform (IYOP) Football Challenge encouraged youth teams of eight political parties to engage with each other through sports. more…

September 24, 2018

South Sudanese advised to practice inter-tribal marriages

Culture is one of the most underestimated social tools in conflict resolution. Because of this, members of different South Sudanese groups came together in Kampala to talk about the positive role of cultural diversity. more…

September 6, 2018

64th issue of Arise Magazine “The Refugee Crisis – a Women‘s Right Issue“ officially launched

On Friday, 31st of August, the new issue of Arise Magazine was officially launched during a networking reception, organized in partnership with Co-publisher Action for Development (ACFODE). more…

August 31, 2018

Stakeholders discuss the impact of digitalization for the public transportation sector in Kampala.

With the recent technical progress, we could witness major breakthroughs in the transportation sector. Because of this, KAS and ACTADE organized a roundtable discussion about the impact of digitalization on the transportation sector. more…

August 29, 2018

Arise Magazine Networking Reception

To share the concerns of female refugees in settlements with important stakeholders, KAS and ACFODE are organizing a networking reception to officially launch the 64th issue of Arise Magazine "The Refugee Crisis: A Women’s Rights Issue." more…