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Expert talk

KAS’ African Group of Experts on International Criminal Justice Annual Meeting 2017

KAS’ African Group of Experts on International Criminal Justice comprises of individuals drawn from various parts of Sub-Saharan Africa working as scholars, researchers and/or practitioners in the field of international criminal law.

Congress

Gender and Transitional Justice in East Africa

This event is jointly organized by the KAS' Rule of Law Program for Sub Saharan Africa and Strathmore Institute for Advanced Studies in International Criminal Justice (SIASIC. Other partners include the International Nuremberg Principles Academy

Conversation

STAKEHOLDERS' CONFERENCE ON THE RULE OF LAW IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA: PROMISES, PROGRESS,PITFALLS AND PROSPECTS

This conference is organized by the KAS' Rule of Law Programme for Sub-Saharan Africa in conjunction with the Institute for International and Comparative Law in Africa (ICLA) of the Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria.

Workshop

REGIONAL WORKSHOP ON THE DEMOCRATISATION AGENDA IN SOUTHERN AFRICA: PROGRESS, CHALLENGES AND THE WAY FORWARD

This regional stakeholders’ workshop under the theme ‘Democratisation Agenda in Southern Africa: Progress, Challenges and the Way Forward’ will seek to contribute to the protection and strengthening of democracy in the SADC region.

Conversation

5th Regional Conference on Requirements for an Independent and Effective Judiciary

This is the 5th Regional Conference on requirements for an independent and effective judiciary that will focus specifically on the challenges facing Benin, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Senegal and Togo in this regard.

Workshop

Stakeholders' workshop on the Rule of Law and Inclusive Development in Africa

Rhetoric, Contestations and Options for Access to Justice for Women

This two-day workshop focuses on issues such as gender equality, women's rights and participation.

Expert conference

Stakeholders' Conference on Activism against Corruption in Africa

Corruption remains a threat to Africa’s social, political, legal and economic development. This conference, organized by the Rule of Law Program and the Accountability Now (IFAISA) aims at exchanging best practices and charter a practical road map.

Symposium

Ten Years KAS' Rule of Law Program for Sub-Saharan Africa

Results, Challenges and Prospects

KAS Symposium about 10 years Rule of Law Program for Sub-Saharan Africa

Expert conference

Annual Jurists' Conference

State of Democracy and Transitions in Africa: Addressing the Regression

The Kenyan Section of International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) annually convenes this conference whose main objective is to deliberate on emerging legal and human right trends affecting the Continent.

Event

Haki Na Sheria Forum

The Nexus between Development and Corruption. A Perspective from a practicing Parliamentarian.

For this breakfast meeting, the Rule of Law Programme for Sub-Saharan Africa of KAS invited Hon. Isaac Mwaura as speaker to share his experience and perspective with the audience members on the issue: "The Nexus between Development and Corruption".

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.