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Symposium

Annual Rule of Law Symposium

This year the Uganda Law Society in collaboration with KAS will commemorate its 7th annual Rule of Law day under the theme “Labour Rights in Uganda:Making Decent Work A Reality” with the aim of promoting a national discussion on the rights of workers

Expert talk

Challenges and Opportunities on Climate Change for Law, Policy and Development

This is an experts' forum aimed at addressing inter alia, Climate change at its impact on human rights, migration movements, disaster prevention, regional intergration and development in general.

Expert conference

AFRICAN HUMAN RIGHTS MOOT COURT COMPETITION

This is the 23rd African Human Rights Moot Court Competition to be held since its inception in 1992. In addition to the Competition, there was a one day international conference on the theme 'Realising the right to development in Africa'

Discussion

A CALL FOR RESTORING THE SADC TRIBUNAL

This is to facilitate a discussion among key stakeholders from the Southern African region, to place renewed emphasis on the need for the restoration, and individual access to the SADC Tribunal and its impact on future developments in the SADC region

Workshop

Climate Change

Training workshop for African Diplomats.

Symposium

STAKEHOLDERS’ CONFERENCE ON BUDGETARY CONTROL, CORRUPTION AND HUMAN RIGHTS IN AFRICA

The conference seeks to interrogate the nexus between budgetary control, corruption and human rights from an African perspective with the aim of contributing towards effective utilization of public resources for current and future generations.

Book presentation

The Constitution of Kenya: An Introduction

‘The Constitution of Kenya: an Introduction’ is a book that offers a systematic dissection of the chapters and of each article of the 2010 Kenyan Constitution. The book accurately retraces the steps that led to the August 2010 promulgation.

Discussion

Arusha Meetings

Dr. Arne Wulff and Mr. Peter Wendoh undertook a duty tour to Arusha from 8th to 10th April 2014 to meet with key stakeholders and follow-up on the existing partnerships and explore possibilities of future collaborations.

Book presentation

A workshop on Human Rights Protection from the European and African Perspective and a Book Launch

Dr. Luis Francheschi and Prof. Ulrike Wanitzek made presentations on the human rights protection from the African and European perspective respectively. Later, a book published by Dr. Francheschi with the support of KAS was launched.

Discussion

Trainings Programme for African Diplomates

A colloquium of experts took place in the wake of the presentation of the book Climate Change: International Law and Global Governance.

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.