Events

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Workshop

Regional Workshop for National Human Rights Commissions in the SADC Region on the Restoration of the SADC Tribunal

This workshop organized jointly with the SADCLA seeks to sensitise senior officials of the national human rights commissions on their important role in pushing for a functional, independent and effective SADC Tribunal.

Expert talk

The Agreement of the UN Climate Change Conference (COP21) in Paris: Challenges and Opportunities for Africa

The conference will reflect on the COP21 Paris Agreement and particularly what it will mean for Africa.

Discussion

HIGH-LEVEL DIALOGUE ON PROMOTING ACCOUNTABILITY FOR INTERNATIONAL CRIMES

Dialog unter hochrangigen Akteuren

As part of the ICTR’s closing ceremony, the ICTR in conjunction with KAS will host a high-level roundtable discussions to be moderated by the ICTR Prosecutor and other high-level officials from national and international organizations in Arusha.

Conversation

THE RULE OF LAW AND INVESTMENT CONFERENCE: INVESTIGATING MOTORS FOR DEVELOPMENT

Analyse entwicklungsfördernder Anreize

The importance of promoting the rule of law related to investment has gained recognition in recent years hence the need for a candid discussion on how Africa is faring on.

Expert conference

Achieving Gender Equality In Political Processes: Lessons For Africa

The conference will focus on women’s rights specifically equitable representation of women in political processes and will bring together key players from Kenya, Africa and Europe engaged with and working on women’s empowerment issues.

Expert conference

STAKEHOLDERS’ CONFERENCE ON COMBATING CORRUPTION IN AFRICA

This is a follow-up to the conference held last year in Entebbe, Uganda. It shall seek to address the critical issues surrounding the combating of corruption in Africa.

Congress

First Africa Colloquium on Environmental Rule of Law

This is the first ever Colloquium on environmental rule of law in Africa and is organized by KAS in partnership with the UNEP, the Office of the Chief Justice of Kenya and the Judiciary Training Institute of Kenya.

Study and Information Program

EACJ Euro Study Tour

This is a study tour for judges of the East African Court of Justice (EACJ) and a selected group of leading legal scholars from Kenya. The Delegation to be led by the Judge President of the EACJ will visit the main judicial institutions in Europe.

Workshop

International Criminal Justice Workshop

This is the 4th annual Workshop for the KAS' African Experts Group on International Criminal Justice

Congress

2nd International Annual Law Conference

Terrorism: Challenges to emerging democracies in Africa

During this year's Annual Law Conference distinguished academics, politicians and other stakeholders from all around the world discussed the global phenomenon of terrorism, its origins, its legal implications and possible counter measures.

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.