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Workshop

Policies for the Youth: KAS and IPYF Forum in Kajiado County

Young Political Leaders confront the Challenges their Generation is facing

A meeting organized by the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) and the Inter-Party Youth Forum (IPYF) brought together 30 young aspirants from across various political parties in Kajiado County on 23th June 2016 to enhance youth participation.

Workshop

Policies for the Youth: KAS and IPYF Forum in Kilifi County

Young Political Leaders confront the Challenges their Generation is facing

A meeting organized by the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) and the Inter-Party Youth Forum (IPYF) brought together 30 young aspirants from across various political parties in Kilifi County on 16th June 2016 to enhance youth participation.

Discussion

Town Hall Debates on Voter Bribery in Bomet County

KAS-forum nurtures meaningful youth involvement in political party leadership and decision making

The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung in cooperation with the Centre for Multiparty Democracy (CMD) organized a cross-party town hall debate on meaningful youth involvement in political leadership and decision making.

Discussion

Town Hall Debates on Voter Bribery in Nakuru County

KAS-forum nurtures meaningful youth involvement in political party leadership and decision making

The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung in cooperation with the Centre for Multiparty Democracy (CMD) organized a cross-party town hall debate on meaningful youth involvement in political leadership and decision making.

Discussion

Town Hall Debates on Voter Bribery in Machakos County

KAS-forum nurtures meaningful youth involvement in political party leadership and decision making

The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung in cooperation with the Centre for Multiparty Democracy (CMD) organized a cross-party town hall debate on meaningful youth involvement in political leadership and decision making.

Workshop

Empowering Women in Leadership Positions on Land Rights: Workshop in West Pokot

KAS enhances women’s knowledge about the social and political implications regarding land rights

From 29th to 31st May 2016, KAS in partnership with SIKOM organized a workshop for 32 county stakeholders, CSO representatives and representatives of women groups and land right institutions from West Pokot in Kapenguria.

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Land Rights as Conflict Factor - Workshop in Baringo

KAS-training sensitizes State and non-State Actors on political and social Implications of Conflicts around Land Rights

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in cooperation with the Centre for Enhancing Democracy and Good Governance (CEDGG) and Kenya Land Alliance held a two day lasting workshop in Kabarnet in Baringo County on 27th and 28th May 2016.

Workshop

Policies for the Youth: KAS and IPYF Forum in Kericho County

Young Political Leaders confront the Challenges their Generation is facing

A meeting organized by the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) and the Inter-Party Youth Forum (IPYF) brought together 37 young aspirants from across various political parties in Kericho County on 28th May 2016 to enhance youth participation.

Discussion

Town Hall Debates on Voter Bribery in Kisumu County

KAS-forum nurtures meaningful youth involvement in political party leadership and decision making

The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung in cooperation with the Centre for Multiparty Democracy (CMD) organized a cross-party town hall debate on meaningful youth involvement in political leadership and decision making.

Discussion

Town Hall Debates on Voter Bribery in Kakamega County

KAS-forum nurtures meaningful youth involvement in political party leadership and decision making

The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung in cooperation with the Centre for Multiparty Democracy (CMD) organized a cross-party town hall debate on meaningful youth involvement in political leadership and decision making.

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.