Event Reports

Conferences on Climate Change and Law

The Rule of Law Program for Africa-Sub Sahara of the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and the Law Faculty of the University of Stellenbosch, represented by Prof. Oliver Ruppel jointly organized two international conferences on climate change and its legal challenges in Stellenbosch (SA) from 25th September to 28th September 2012.

KAS - 50 Years!

50 years of KAS existence

JURISTS' CONFERENCE 2012

Conference on Preparing for Elections in a Transitional Society: Kenya's Preparedness for Elections

STAKEHOLDERS’ WORKSHOP ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF AN ONLINE LEGAL RESOURCE CENTRE FOR EAST AFRICA

Workshop to deliberate on the Establishment of an Online Legal Resource Centre for East Africa.

THE ASSOCIATION OF NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS INSTITUTIONS OF EAC PARTNER STATES

Konrad Adenauer Stiftung under the aegis of its Rule of Law Program for Sub Saharan Africa facilitated the establishment of the Association of National Human Rights Institutions of EAC Partner States on 28th October 2009 to assist with the coordination, strengthening and effectiveness of National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) in East Africa.

CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOP ON IMPLEMENTATION OF THE CONSTITUTION OF 2010

Rule of Law and Governance in the New Constitutional Dispensation: Implications for the Kenya Public Service

Former German President Prof. Koehler visits Rwanda

The visit of former German President Prof. Horst Koehler and Honorary Chairman of KAS Prof. Bernhard Vogel.

Regional Economic Integration in East Africa

Former German President Horst Koehler arrived in Rwanda for talks with stakeholders. This is his third stop of his tour of Africa after visiting Tanzania and Uganda.

Expert Workshop

Giving Effect to the Law on War Crimes, Crimes against Humanity and Genocide in Southern Africa

On 13-14 June 2011, International Criminal Law Services (ICLS), the Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria (CHR) and the Konrad Adenauer Foundation organised a workshop for government experts from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region at the University of Pretoria, South Africa. The workshop was sponsored by the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany, the Government of Finland, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAS) and the Open Society Foundation for South Africa.

Media and the Law

On April 7, the launch of the book „Media and the Law“ took place at the Intercontinental Hotel in Nairobi. The book was edited by the ICJ Kenya together with KAS Rule of Law Programme. The key note speaker was the German Ambassador to Kenya, Ms Margit Hellwig-Boette. The publication is a handbook for journalists, which is designed to serve as a manual regarding their rights and obligations under the new Kenyan constitution. The event also highlighted the specific importance of a free press in a democratic society.

About this series

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, its educational institutions, centres and foreign offices, offer several thousand events on various subjects each year. We provide up to date and exclusive reports on selected conferences, events and symposia at www.kas.de. In addition to a summary of the contents, you can also find additional material such as pictures, speeches, videos or audio clips.

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