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May 23, 2016

EMPOWERING UGANDAN FEMALE POLITICIANS AT THE GRASSROOTS LEVEL

On the 17th and 18th May 2016, our institutional partner Action on Development (ACFODE) held a workshop in Kabale to induct the newly elected female councilors and other female politicians. more…

May 14, 2016

DEVELOPMENT IN UGANDA WITHIN AU's 2063 AGENDA

The Young Leaders Think Tank for Policy Alternatives interrogates Agenda 2063 visa-vie the other development frameworks more…

May 13, 2016

CLIMATE CHANGE AND PRIVATE SECTOR FORUM

Apart from the roles played by the governments and civil society organizations, the Private sector is recognized globally not only as a gate-keeper, but also a leader in the efforts to address climate change. The national conference on Private Sector and Climate brought together a broad spectrum of private sector, government and civil society actors to discuss the topic. more…

April 30, 2016

Beyond Elections: Fostering and Sustaining Constructive Youth Political Engagement.

The Lira debate was a second in the 2016 debating series which seeks to evaluate youth engagement in the 2016 polls as well as identify and document strategies for a more constructive and sustained youth political engagement beyond elections. more…

April 20, 2016

GAIN-Uganda to scale up the demand for accountability at the local level

In a bid to increase citizens' participation in the governance of their areas, GAIN-Uganda will roll out measures that are aimed at balancing the demand and supply of accountability in Uganda more…

April 19, 2016

KAS and DNG train Local Leaders in Toro region

Elected and Appointed leaders in Toro region commit to working together in promoting good governance in their respective districts more…

April 15, 2016

MBARARA UNIVERSITY GUILD PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE

On the 13th April 2016, Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) with our support through the University Forum on Governance (UNIFOG) hosted the first guild presidential debate with the aim of nurturing and inculcating electoral competition amongst the young Ugandan leaders. more…

April 1, 2016

Opportunity for Scholarships

KAS in cooperation with the Uganda Martyrs University announces the opportunity to apply for scholarships in the disciplines of Local Governance and Human Rights (Bachelor and Masters Degree), Democracy and Development Studies (Bachelors Degree) and newly introduced this year in Research and Public policy (Masters Degree). more…

March 22, 2016

Social Media and Local Governance Service Delivery

On the 16-18 March, our partner CEMCOD organized the first regional workshop series in Jinja on using Social Media as a tool to improve Local Governance accountability, transparency and service delivery. more…

March 11, 2016

Makerere University Guild Presidential Debate

A celebration of student leadership and participation in political processes, we organized a flagship guild presidential debating competition on the 8th March 2016 with our partner the University Forum on Governance (UNIFOG). more…