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This has been designed to contribute to objective one of the project where civil society representatives (including local community organizations,women self help groups and opinion leaders)hold the government to account in questions of food security.


LAUNCH: A Report on Sustainable Economic Development in the Kenyan Context.

Launch event to be held on 15th November, 2017.

The launch will feature a panel discussion on the report’s content and the topic of sustainable development in general.


Baringo Communal Dialogue Forums on the Implementation of Agreed Strategies in the Area of Food Safety

KAS Kenya in partnership with I Serve Kenya and NDMA Baringo Office held communal forums in Baringo County on the implementation of agreed strategies in the area of food safety and enhancing household food security on the 6th and 7th July 2017.


Strengthening the capacity of CSOs on lobbying and advocacy in food security by looking at social accountability tools.

KAS-Kenya office held two seminars aimed at strengthening the capacity of CSOs on lobbying and advocacy in food security by looking at social accountability tools on 25th - 28th April and 4th -7th May, 2017 in West Pokot and Baringo Counties.


Baringo and West Pokot Counties’ training and awareness seminars on legal aspects in respect to improving food security

KAS, Kenya organized two separate workshops in Baringo and West Pokot counties to increase the knowledge of the Non State and State Actors on legal frameworks that seek to assist address the problem of food and nutrition insecurity.


Media training on food safety, early warning systems and management of drought disasters

KAS, Kenya in collaboration with some of its partners held a seminar held on the 30th-31st of March 2017 to assist the local media gain a deeper understanding of their roles in information distribution and agenda setting on issues of food security.


Representation of interests in civil society in the design of raw material extraction – definition of actions

The workshop organized KAS,Kenya in partnership with the Turkana Natural Resources Governance Hub brought together various stakeholders working within Turkana County on environment, natural resources, extractives and governance on 29th-3oth of March.


Strengthening the engagement of young people in political and social processes in the marginalized areas in Kenya

A 2 day youth seminar organized by KAS, Kenya in partnership with Friends of Lake Turkana was held at the Friends of Lake Turkana Resource Centre, Lodwar on the 28th -29th of March 2017 to enhance youth engagement in social and political processes.


Workshop on Community Land Law

KAS Kenya in partnership with Reconcile organized a workshop on community land laws by on 22nd-23rd March which brought together stakeholders in the land sector to deliberate on the land law regime and interrogate the Community Land Act 2016.


Baringo and West Pokot Joint Training Seminar for the Staff and Members of the County Assembly on Food Security

A training seminar organized by KAS Kenya was held on the 16th-17th of March in Eldoret.The seminar's objective was to connect the development of a policy framework for DRM with the legislative arm charged with the responsibility of representation.

Food Security Governance

On the 3rd and 4th February, 2021, KAS Kenya held a workshop with Civil Society Organizations and local media from Baringo Country with the aim of improving their capacities on how best they can engage political decision makers on areas of food security. The two-day forum, enabled the participants on how to map and analyze various personalities within the county so that they can easily sell their agenda aimed at improving livelihoods. The team resolved to undertake a process that will see the county recruit more agricultural and livestock extension officers to help farmers in both crop and livestock production and management.

Empowerment of Women in County Assemblies

Women and Politics

On 18th – 19th & 25th - 26th November 2020, KAS Kenya held an activity in Nakuru and Mombasa respectively to enhance the capacities of nominated and elected women MCAs from the Coast and Rift-valley regions. The specific objective of the event was to enhance the capacities of selected women legislatures i.e. elected/ nominated women members of county assemblies on effective campaign strategies to increase their numbers and quality of political debates during and after the 2022 elections. This would as well enhance gender responsive legislations and political initiatives at the county level and thus continue to promote decentralization governance system in Kenya.

Entrepreneurship Training for Aspiring Young Politicians

Entrepreneurship is one of the spearheading sources of revenue and a major income earning activity that promotes the country’s economy. KAS Kenya in the last one year has developed an entrepreneurship program (STEP) that seeks to train young aspiring politicians and all other aspiring candidates in our network on entrepreneurship skills. Based on the Entrepreneurship Training Student Training for Entrepreneurial Promotion (STEP), the aim was to contribute to the topics of education and research in the context of cooperation with emerging and developing countries.

Communication and Media training for Young Politicians

Media and Politics

In October 2020, KAS held training workshops for young politicians on how to effectively communicate using the media platform for visibility. The workshops targeted 21 young Kenyan youth who are pursuing careers in politics and public offices. The political parties represented included; Kenya African National Union (KANU), Ford-Kenya, Wiper, Amani National Congress (ANC), Safina, Jubilee, Ukweli and Orange Democratic Movement (ODM).

Civil Society Engagement for Better Approach Towards Political Decision Makers "Power Mapping"

Food Security- Samburu County

KAS Kenya office held a two day training in Samburu County that brought together members from the media and CSOs that deal in livelihoods, peace promotion and disaster management. The main objective was to strengthen their capacity in developing better approaches (power mapping and analysis) towards political decision makers.

Development of Political and Lobby Documents for Food Security and Early Warning Systems

Food Security - West Pokot County

KAS Kenya office held a one day county level and a subsequent two days sub-county level training in West Pokot on how to undertake successful lobbying on areas of food security and disaster risk reduction.

Mentorship Training on Political Action Planning

Youth and Politics

KAS Kenya office held a two days training early February in Naivasha with KAS mentors, Mr. Roland Theis - Secretary General and Vice Minister of Justice and Mr. Gordon Hoffmann - Secretary General of the CDU Party Brandenburg on Political action planning. The two days training focused on two key areas namely: enhancing the participants’ knowledge and skill on county legislative, policy and budget making cycles so as to have in-depth awareness of the processes and where to intervene and political action planning and how they can effectively to push for actions in their constituencies.

Young Politicians Training on Entrepreneurship

On the 26th and 27th September 2019, KAS Kenya held a training on entrepreneurship for the young politicians. The aim of the training was to equip the young politicians with knowledge and skills on how to identify and profitably implement business ideas as alternative solutions to raise finances for their political careers. The training also purposed to improve their entrepreneurship competencies which would enhance their skill set in problem solving, team building among other skills for a successful political career and financial management. This intervention was necessary for the young politicians since they are expected to be future policy makers as well as create opportunities for the young people in their communities. Creative solutions such as business ideas are vital especially in this day and age in Kenya where unemployment is high

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung e.V.

Bestandsaufnahme der Devolution in Kenia

24. bis 25. Oktober 2019 in Nairobi, Kenia

KAS & KICTANet Multi-Stakeholder Dialogue on Digital Cooperation

On the 3rd and 4th October, KAS Kenya in partnership with KICTANet held a workshop on 'multi-stakeholder dialogue on digital cooperation'. To get a glimpse of what transpired do watch the videos with the different views of some of the stakeholders at the workshop. KAS Country director gives his views on How the digital space aids in the democratization process in Kenya.