Events

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Discussion

Haki na Sheria Dialogue Forum

This is a breakfast dialogue forum that brings together stakeholders to discuss various topical issues pertinent to the rule of law. The upcoming forum to be held on 14th March 2019 at the Intercontinental hotel, Nairobi will be on the topic 'Credibility Crisis: How the Media in Africa and Europe is Struggling for Acceptance'. The guest speaker will be Mr. Christoph Plate, the Director of Konrad Adenauer Stiftung’s Media Programme for Sub-Sahara Africa that is based in Johannesburg, South Africa

Workshop

A workshop on the Impact of International Human Rights Law on Constitutional Democracy in Africa

The workshop seeks to explore the influence that international human rights treaties have had on judicial practice in some Southern African countries, particularly Botswana, Namibia and South Africa, as well as the lessons that can be drawn from this for other countries in the region.

Workshop

Strategic Workshop for Partners and Collaborators

A workshop for the partners and collaborators of the Rule of Law Program intended to offer an opportunity for interaction and collectively chart the way forward.

Seminar

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS SEMINAR

This is 15th International Students Seminar that will bring together students from Europe and Kenya. The theme of the seminar is “The Right to Vote and Electoral Law in a Comparative Perspective”.

Expert conference

Annual Jurists’ Conference 2018

The theme of the conference is “The State of Judicial Independence in Africa: Threats, Challenges and Opportunities” and will bring together members of the Bench and the Bar, civil society actors, state agencies and independent Experts.

Conversation

Regional Conference – Leaders for Justice in East Africa

This is meeting brings together young and upcoming legal minds to discuss the current challenges for an independent and effective judiciary in East Africa.

Workshop

Annual Workshop on International Criminal Justice in Africa

This is an annual meeting of KAS' African Group of Experts on International Criminal Justice. The group comprises of academics, researchers and legal practitioners drawn from Africa with keen interest and expertise in International Criminal Law.

Workshop

Workshop on Abolition of Death Sentence in Kenya and Malawi: Resentencing Initiative

This workshop aims at granting the members of the Kenyan Task Force an opportunity to learn from their Malawian counterparts about the administrative and project management aspects of the death penalty resentencing project.

Workshop

Workshop on the African Legal Frameworks for Preventing, Combating, Investigating, Prosecuting and Punishing the Corrupt

The culture of corruption with impunity can only be effectively addressed through objective adjustments to existing laws and full implementation of the same. This forms the basis of this workshop which will bring together experts from Africa.

Expert conference

Conference on Courts, Power and Constitutional Law in Africa

The conference seeks to address a number of key questions within KAS and the African Network of Constitutional Lawyers (ANCL) broad objective of strengthening constitutional democracy and fundamental rights in Africa through the rule of law (SCODEFA)

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.