Events

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Book presentation

Introducing the publication "Climate Change: International Law and Global Governance"

on 9th December 2013, the KAS Rule of Law Program organized a conference at the Windsor Hotel in Nairobi introducing the publication "Climate Change: International Law and Global Governance". 

Book presentation

Presentation at the University of Stellenbosch

Presentation at the University of Stellenbosch of the two-volume book on Climate Change and Global Governance with a foreword by KAS Chairman Prof Dr Hans-Gert Poettering.

Discussion

Conference Djibouti

On October 6, 2013 a conference took place at the Djibouti Sheraton Hotel between the KAS Rule-of-Law Program, the IGAD Executive Secretary, H.E. Mahboub Maalim, the board of the Greater Horn Horizon Initiative and the EU.

Symposium

Rule of Law Day

Theme: ‘Constitutionalism and the Rule of Law in Uganda: A Reality or Façade’.

Discussion

Experts Discussion on International Criminal Justice

Experts from Cote d' Ivoire, DRC, Niger and Benin convened in Nairobi between 17th and 19th July 2013 to discuss and share their experiences insofar as the international criminal justice and its impact on Africa is concerened.

Expert conference

Stakeholder’s Conference On Enhancing the Effectiveness of the African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights

KAS and the Coalition for an Effective African Court on Human & Peoples' Rights convened this forum to brainstorm and broaden the scope of consensus on how best to foster access to the Court and improve the administration of justice in general.

Workshop

Constitutional Reform in Tanzania and Kenya

This forum was convened jointly by KAS and TGCL aimed at taking stock of the constitutional reform process in Tanzania thus far and the lessons they can learn from the Kenyan process.

Seminar

Border Management in the Horn of Africa

This was a capacity building forum on effective border management particularly in the horn of Africa convened by KAS in collaboration with The Greater Horn Horizon Forum.

Workshop

Juridical Information System

A Stakeholders Workshop for the implementation of an e-learning and information system for lawyers in the EAC took place. The Stakeholders discussed the technical details of the system's implementation.

Expert talk

Meeting with IGAD

Prof. Roschmann met in Djibouti with IGAD

Women’s Land Rights in Africa: Reflections on Remedying Normative and Cultural Exclusion

This is the report of the third session on Women’s Land Rights and Development in Africa: Reflections on Addressing and Remedying Normative and Cultural Exclusion.

Women’s Land Rights in Africa: Legal Enforcement & Promotion of Participation in Land Administration

This is the report of the second session on Women’s Land Rights and Development in Africa that focused on the Legal Enforcement and Promotion of Participation in Land Administration.

Impact of COVID-19 on the Right to Health in Africa

The online seminar sought to interrogate the impact of COVID-19 on the right to health from an African perspective.

INTRODUCING WOMEN’S LAND RIGHTS, NORMATIVE AND CULTURAL EXCLUSION IN AFRICA

This is the report of the first of a three-part series seminar on Women’s Land Rights and Development in Africa held on 20th July 2020.

16TH INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS’ SEMINAR: JUDICIAL POWER IN MODERN SOCIETY

The Rule of Law Program for Sub Saharan Africa supported the participation of African students from Kenyatta University at the 16th International Students’ Seminar that was held in Vilnius, Lithuania.

2019 ANNUAL JURISTS’ CONFERENCE (AJC)

The Kenyan Section of the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ-Kenya) in collaboration with KAS convened its 21st Annual Jurists’ Conference (AJC), under the theme “Technology, development and the rule of law: Challenges, options and emerging opportunities” in November 2019.

CONFERENCE ON JUSTICE FOR VICTIMS OF THE GROSS HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATION OF SEXUAL AND GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE

Key actors met in Johannesburg on 27th to 29th November 2019 to address the central theme, “Whether the current international legal framework provides adequate recourse and justice for victims and survivors of the gross human rights violation of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (‘SGBV’).”

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung e.V.

Fachkonferenz zum Thema "Das südliche Afrika nach dem Wahljahr 2019"

1. Veranstaltung am 09.12.2019 in Berlin (Kooperationspartner: SWP)
2. Veranstaltung am 10.12.2019 in Freiburg (Kooperationspartner: Arnold-Bergstraesser-Institut)

In der vergangenen Woche fand die Fachkonferenz zum Thema „Das südliche Afrika nach dem Wahljahr 2019“ statt. Im Rahmen eines Expertengesprächs in Berlin (Kooperationspartner: SWP) und einer öffentlichkeitswirksamen Veranstaltung in Freiburg (Kooperationspartner: Arnold-Bergstraesser-Institut) wurde diskutiert, was die Wiederwahl der regierenden Befreiungsbewegungen für die politische Entwicklung der Länder bedeutet und welche Herausforderungen sich darauf für die deutsche Zusammenarbeit mit diesen Ländern ergeben.

Multilateraler Dialog: Gröhe kündigt neues KAS-Büro in Äthiopien an

Anlässlich seines ersten Besuches in Äthiopien kündigte der stellvertretende Vorsitzende der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Hermann Gröhe MdB, die Eröffnung eines Büros der KAS in Äthiopien an.

WORKSHOP ON JUDICIAL CORRUPTION AND THE INDEPENDENCE OF THE JUDICIARY IN AFRICA

The workshop will bring together some of the leading players on the continent including judges, lawyers, representatives of Judicial Service Commissions, representatives of regional Bar and Bench Associations and representatives of select civil society organisations working in the area of access to justice and administration of justice.