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May 3, 2017

SOCIAL MEDIA FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

In order to promote the effective use of social media by for civic engagement Centre for Media Literacy and Community Development (CEMCOD) was implementing a workshop with local government leaders in partnership with Konrad Adenauer Stiftung in Lira. more…

April 25, 2017

Translating the Youth Demographic Dividend into Political Capital

On 21st April 2017, young and emerging leaders from Kabale district were invited to a special discussion to interrogate and share strategies of how best they can be engaged in political processes both at party and local/national level. more…

April 12, 2017

Prevention of Extremism in a Diverse Society

The prevention of extremism was discussed in a high level round table discussion organised by the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung on Thursday 6th April 2017, with the intention to initiate dialogue series on effective ways to counter the radicalization of the Society. Special focus was put on the role of the state and religion. more…

April 11, 2017

Unpacking Gender (Mis) Conceptualization and Experience Sharing

On Friday, 07, the April conversation series of the #WomeninMediaUg campaign brought 20 passionate civil society activists, journalists, academia and editors to share gender theories and reflect on personal experiences. more…

April 6, 2017

Providing a Platform for Political Engagement at Makerere University

After a successful first guild debate on the 26th of March 2017, KAS, UNIFOG in partnership with the Makerere guild electoral commission organized a second Guild Debate on the 2nd of April 2017 at Makerere University Main Hall. more…

March 31, 2017

Scholarship Announcement 2017

This year, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, in collaboration with Uganda Martyrs University (UMU) again offer scholarships for different Bachelor and Masters degree programmes. Applications are now open. more…

March 31, 2017

DREAM OR FALLACY; BRIDGING THE GAP BETWEEN YOUTH AND PARLIAMENT

In order to rebuild the connections of Youth MPs and the youth in Uganda’s communities and to improve the representation of youth in parliament, the Interparty Youth Platform initiated a public dialogue in collaboration with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and the International Republican Institute. more…

March 31, 2017

“We cannot work in isolation” - The National Youth Council Public Dialogue

The National Youth Council in collaboration with Konrad Adenauer Stiftung facilitated a public dialogue in order to explore ways to improve communication between the NYC and its constituencies and to identify areas of synergies and collaboration with youth wings of all political parties. more…

March 31, 2017

2017 MAKERERE UNIVERSITY GUILD PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE

On Sunday, 26, March, 2017, 10 students contending for the echelon of student leadership at Makerere University where given a platform to share their manifestos and debate their agenda for the students and the University. more…

March 24, 2017

“You should become role models for your communities and promote women's rights!”

Action for Development and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung implemented a monitoring and coaching workshop for Kabale’s women caucus to empower female leaders to advocate for their demands in local politics and beyond. more…