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August 3, 2016

Kabake Radio Show

Giving Hope and Shaping Development Progress

Recording a new Kabake radio programme in the field - KAS went together with a team from Mega FM to Paomo Lawange-Kwar, a village near Gulu city. This time, the people decided to talk about "Should couples get back together after breaking up?" more…

July 24, 2016

2nd Annual Social Media Conference

Social Media in Uganda: Redefining Democratic Engagement?

On 19th July, the second annual Uganda Social Media Conference, hosted by the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, brought together more than 250 participants and 30 panelists to discuss how social media is transforming Uganda’s political and social landscape. more…

July 24, 2016

Storify:

Uganda Social Media Conference 2016

The second annual KAS Social Media Conference took place on 19th July at the Kampala Serena Hotel under the theme "How social media is transforming Uganda’s political and social landscape". The compilation of the most important tweets via storify gives a detailed summary of the discussions that unfolded. more…

July 22, 2016

Inclusive Economic Growth: Leave no one behind

On the 22nd July 2016, the LéO Africa Institute in collaboration with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Uganda organized the third annual Economic Forum on the theme: “Leave no one behind: Promoting inclusive economic growth & decent employment for all by 2030”. more…

June 30, 2016

NATIONAL YOUTH CONFERENCE TO EMPOWER UGANDAN YOUTH

Together with KAS, the University Forum on Governance (UNIFOG) held the 3rd Annual National Youth Conference at Makerere University. The conference brought together youth leaders from civil society, politics, academia and business to deliberate on this year’s theme “Beyond Elections: Fostering and Sustaining Constructive Youth Political Engagement”. more…

June 28, 2016

Women shouldn’t be patient

During the past few years, Uganda put more effort on achieving gender equality which is a step into the right direction. The National Convention for Women in Politics, organized by Action for Development (ACFODE) in partnership with KAS gave the participants from all over the country the opportunity to discuss their challenges and aims for the future. more…

June 28, 2016

ENFORCING POLITICAL COOPERATION IN ACHOLI SUB REGION

Between 16th and 17th June 2016, 43 participants drawn from Lamwo, Pader and Kitgum districts participated in a training workshop on promoting good governance in their districts. more…

June 23, 2016

Role of South Sudan women in Peace Building and Democratic Consolidation

To amplify the voices of women in South Sudan's democratic consolidation, we held a workshop and public dialogue at Juba University to design a national strategy to guide women's participation in the new Transitional Government of National Unity (TGoNU) more…

June 16, 2016

LéO Africa Review Magazine, FIRST EDITION

The LéO Africa Review is a magazine about inspiration, leadership development and unleashing young people’s creative power to take up their roles in a highly dynamic society. more…

June 16, 2016

SITUATING THE PRINCIPLE OF SOCIAL MARKET ECONOMY WITHIN UGANDA'S DEVELOPMENT CONTEXT

Questions around human welfare and economic development motivated a roundtable meeting of experts hosted at Makerere University by the University Forum on Governance (UNIFOG) and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS). more…