Events - Foundation Office South Africa
Tax Justice: A Human Rights Issue?
This conference, organised by the South African Institute for Advanced Constitutional, Public, Human Rights and International Law (SAIFAC) and sponsored by KAS, will focus on Tax Justice and Human Rights in South Africa.
How can we together be re-energised to reclaim the dream of 1994?
Working breakfast with Dr. Mamphela Ramphele
At a working breakfast with Dr. Mamphela Ramphele KAS and KAIROS discuss the question how to revive the South African dream of 1994.
Master Class on Municipal and Social Innovation
Municipal Best Practice: KZN Site Visits
KAS in cooperation with the NGO Impumelelo hosts a series of "Master Class Workshops on Municipal and Social Innovation" in several South African provinces. The aim of the workshops is to stimulate replication of these environmental Best Practices.
Mail & Guardian: Critical Thinking Forum
What can we do about the youth unemployment time bomb?
South Africa has the highest long-term youth unemployment rate among middle-income nations. This forum, hosted by KAS, Mail & Guardian and the National Planning Commission (NPC) will focus on the unemployment among youth in South Africa.
with Prof Paul Kevenhoerster
The FVZS Institute in cooperation with KAS organises a series of "Discourse Café"- events, providing students with the unique opportunity to meet renowned representatives from politics, academia, civil society and the media.
Political developments in Germany and South Africa post 1990
KAS in partnership with SAIIA hosts this public seminar with Prof. Paul Kevenhoerster, who will talk about the political developments of Germany and South Africa post 1990 with special focus on electoral law.
The Legacy of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda
The International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) and the traditional Rwandan gacaca courts each represent different approaches to transitional justice after the Rwandan Genocide of 1994.
Master Class: Adopting, Adapting and Up-Scaling
‘What Works’ in Municipalities
KAS in partnership with Impumelelo hosts a series of Master Class Workshops for South African municipalities to showcase and discuss Best Practices in Water- and Wastemanagement, Energy Efficiency, Green Job Creation and Service Delivery.
Critical Law and Governance Perspectives on Food Security in South Africa
Exploring the Role of Policy-Makers and other Stakeholders
Food Security plays a crucial role in promoting social and political stability in Sub-Saharan Africa. Policy Makers, Government Officials and Civil Society Representatives are invited to discuss the topic from a legal point of view.
Community Dialogue on "Active Citizenry" for the Youth
Understanding how Government works.
This discussion series, jointly hosted by KAS, the Democracy Development Programme and the Citizens Movement, invites young South Africans to reflect on their role as active citizens in a democratic South Africa.