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Workshop

Capacity Building Workshop on the Implementation of the new Constitution, 2010

The KAS Rule-of-Law Program for Sub Saharan Africa, partnering with the Kenya School of Law, conducted the third workshop on the implementation of the new Kenyan Constitution.

Expert conference

KAS MENSCHENRECHTSKONFERNZ IN SAMBIA

Schutz vor Verletzung von Menschenrechten durch Korruption

Korruption ist nach wie vor in Afrika eines der größten Entwicklungshindernisse. Sie bedroht insbesondere den Genuss von Menschenrechten, allen voran sozio-ökonomischen in erheblichem Masse.

Study and Information Program

High Ranking Judges in Germany

The Chief Justices of Kenya, Ruanda, Uganda, Tanzania, Zanzibar paid a visit to Germany and Luxembourg.

Workshop

Capacity Building for State Corporations

Capacity Building workshop on Implementation of new Constitution of 2010. ThemeÖ Rule of Law and Governance in the New Constitutional Dispensation ß Implications for State Corporations

Congress

Jurists' Conference on Democratic Transition in Africa

Democratic Transition in Africa: Lessons for Kenya's 2012 Elections

Workshop

Stakeholders's workshop on the Establishement of an Online Legal Resource Centre for East Africa

Design and establish an online legal and judicial training facility to equip judicial officials and legal professionals with knowledge and skills to effectively execute their roles within a regional framework.

Forum

Meeting of Association of East African National Human Rights Institutions

Deliberate on the current status of human rights in the region with a view to coming up with effective strategies that will foster protection of EA citizens' liberties in accordance with the internationally accepted standards.

Workshop

Capacity Building Training Workshop for Permanent Secretaries in Kenya

Capacity building on the implementation of the New Constitution, 2010. Intended to equip participants with skills needed to correctly interpret and effect policies and legislation in the context of the new constitutional dispensation.

Event

Rule of Law Day

To commemorate the 4th Annual Rule of Law Day in a bid to promote and protect the rule of law in Uganda by raising public awareness among key stakeholders and the public at large.

Expert conference

Regional Economic Integration in East Africa

Conference with the participation of Former Federal President of Germany Dr. Horst Koehler, the previous chairman of KAS, Prof. Dr. Bernhard Vogel and high ranking personalities from Rwanda about prospects and challenges of the East Africa Community.

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.