Veranstaltungen

Diskussion

The Status and Costs of Kampala’s Polluted Air

As a rapidly growing city, Kampala is facing the equally mounting problem of pollution, impacting the health of its inhabitants. Pollution occurs in an abundance of forms, roughly categorized into air, water and land pollution. Urban areas suffer greatly from air pollution mainly due to combustion processes. Critical sources of harmful emissions include vehicles, unpaved roads, industry, open waste burning and domestic cooking. This meeting is to bring key players of the various sectors together to share information on the prevalent situation, on the state of current projects and on the prospects, hence identifying opportunities for cooperative synergies.

Workshop

The role of appointed and elected leaders in Promoting Good Governance

The role of appointed and elected leaders in Promoting Good Governance in a multiparty system at the district level

Understanding democracy in a multiparty environment, the role of elected and appointed leaders, peace building and conflict management, engaging the citizenry and the different stakeholders in setting district priorities.

Seminar

YELP Graduation Class of 2019

The Young and Emerging Leaders Project (YELP) annually inducts 20-30 outstanding thought leaders into a fellowship program designed to train and orient values of self-advancement, integrity, social responsibility, and socioeconomic transformation.

Gespräch

Kick-off of the Scholars and Alumni Network

Building Networks beyond KAS-Programs

Buchpräsentation

Launch of "Reality Check 11: Civil Society in Uganda"

New Year’s Reception & Reality Check 11: Civil Society in Uganda

Workshop

Political Leadership Advancement Lab (POLA-LAB) in Masaka District

The political Leadership Advancement Lab (POLA-LAB) is a project aimed at mentoring a new breed of effective and reflective leaders with skills to deal with the contemporary development and political economy challenges.

Forum

Uganda Green Growth Summit

This summit is a contribution to support transition toward a greener growth in Uganda. The objective is to bring the topic to a non-specialist audience, provide policy and technical solutions available, in order to support a re-think of individual business strategies. The summit is open to the core stakeholders of the Uganda Green Growth Development Strategy; that is; Government, Civil Society, private sector, researchers and academia. The main category targeted is the private sector.

Workshop

Conflict Sensitive Reporting Workshop

Capacity Building Workshop for Cross Border Network Journalists

The main objective of the workshop is to strengthen capacities of journalist to produce peace, gender and conflict sensitive media programmes by building their capacity on conflict sensitive reporting

Event

Graduation of Youth4Policy Fellows

The 2019 Youth4Policy fellowship is coming to an end! With their policy papers finalised, our fellows are graduating from the Y4P fellowship and will be initiated into the programme's alumni network.

Expertengespräch

Economic Policy Roundtable

In a meeting with the Ministry of Finance, KAS and CDA will present the outcomes of the first research paper of the "Economic Policy Paper Series". The paper looks into catalysing SME growth.

Radio Programmes in Northern Uganda – SPACE Project

Why we need to prioritise mental health

Audience feedback from radio talk shows in Northern Uganda calls for the need for community capacity-building on mental health and improved health services.

Training of Service User Committees in Northern Uganda

Capacity building of local services committees in the North - EU SPACE Project

Capacity building of Service User Committees is critical to solving community challenges, empowering citizens to assess and monitor local service delivery. The training therefore aimed at enhancing the capacity of Service User Committees in northern Uganda, on their oversight roles and responsibilities within Local Government accountability and service-delivery.

EU Project in Moroto

Performance and efficiency of the public sector is a prominent part of the National Development Plan III (NDPIII) towards agenda 2040. In our dialogues, we discussed public resource management approaches implemented by the districts in terms of public money, store property, assets, loans and government investments in the various districts.

Accountability gaps in the North increase pressure to act

Community Engagements in Northern Uganda have ignited discussions with the district leaderships in Northern Uganda. As shortcomings are being discussed, particularly issues of gender-responsiveness surface in the discussions and are met by promises for action.

Looking back on three successful citizen webinars:

During COVID-19, joining hands with governmental efforts is paramount

After the conclusion of three successful webinars, KAS looks back on a series of events that have contributed to raising greater awareness about the COVID-19 pandemic.

Launch of the KAS EU Project: SPACE

Strengthening Performance and Accountability through Community Engagement

Welcomed all participants to our launch of SPACE-an EU funded project in partnership with the government of Uganda through the Development initiative for Northern Uganda (DINU)

“Ihr müsst euch als junge Führungskräfte vermarkten“ – Prof. Yasin Olum

Vom 4. bis 6. März 2020 haben wir zusammen mit dem ‚National Youth Council‘ (NYC) ein Training mit jungen Nachwuchsführungskräften in der Ankole Sub-Region Mbarara organisiert.

"Wir sollten uns mehr Sorgen um die Luftverschmutzung in Kampala machen" - Deo Okure

Diskussionsrunde über den aktuellen Stand und die Folgen der Luftverschmutzung in Kampala

Zusammen mit ACTADE (The African Center for Trade and Development) veranstaltete die Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Uganda eine Diskussionsrunde über die Luftverschmutzung in Kampala. Diese Veranstaltung ist die erste der neugegründeten Plattform für grünes Wachstum in Uganda (Platform for Ugandan Green Growth (PLUG) initiative).

Pola-Lab im Südsudan

Zum Eröffnungsworkshops in Juba am 13. und 14. Februar 2020 kamen insgesamt 30 junge Nachwuchsführungskräfte zusammen. Die Teilnehmer*innen zeichneten sich durch ihre freiwilligen Engagements und professionelle Arbeit mit Führungspotentiale aus und sind daran interessiert, ihre Führungsqualitäten und politischen Kompetenzen zu erweitern.

Förderung des politischen Pluralismus und einer stärkeren Zusammenarbeit zwischen Führungskräften

Gemeinsam mit dem Directorate of National Guidance (DNG) organisierte die Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung für die gewählten und ernannten Führungskräfte aus Lira einen zweitägigen Workshop, welcher am 12. und 13. Februar 2020 in Lira stattfand. Um politischen Pluralismus und die engeren Zusammenarbeit zwischen den Führungskräften auf lokaler Regierungsebene zu fördern, kamen 35 Teilnehmer*innen aus den Bezirken Otuke, Alebtong und Lira zusammen.