Events - Foundation Office Uganda
There are currently no events planned.
Dialogue between South-Sudanese refugees and Ugandans
Uganda is pursuing a very progressive refugee management approach. In Lamwo district, refugees from Southern Sudan represent 19.2 percent of the total population. This event aims to provide a comprehensive overview of the situation in the camp and a platform for a constructive dialogue between Ugandans and fugitives.
DataFest Kampala is the first annual international data & communications event in East Africa. 250 people from different branches will connect with each other, while discussing issues such as Big Data or Fake News.
National Universities Debate Competitions
The winners of the four Regional Debate Competitions will now compete against each other in debates on issues such as youth and women empowerment. Competitive debate has shown to be an effective forum for young people to engage in discussions on gender, democracy, good governance and youth participation.
Workshop for Young Leaders
This workshop aims at educating young leaders on civil rights and participation. Interactive discussions will create an innovative forum.
Smart Technologies for Uganda's Agricultural Sector
The agricultural sector is very important for the future growth of Uganda's economy. Climate change is already threatening this possibility. Therefore, it is needed to discuss the adaptation to climate-smart technologies for the agricultural sector. Experts from the government and the private sector are participating on the panel.
Unity in Diversity – Intercultural Dialogue for Peace in South Sudan
Together with the Youth Social Advocacy Team (YSAT), which belongs to the Network of South Sudanese Civil Society Organizations in Uganda (NoSSCOU), the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung hosts an intercultural dialogue to enhance the awareness of the importance of culture and identity-building as a tool for peacebuilding.
Capacity-Building for Leaders of the West-Nile District
In cooperation with the Hub for Investigate Media (HIM) the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung hosts a workshop for 15 leaders of the West-Nile-Region, educating them about civic participation and their obligation to provide information.
International Law Fellowship 2019
Together with the Law School and the Law Student Association of Makerere University we are organizing a panel discussion about the issue "The International Law in the African Context"
Together with our Partner The Network of South Sudanese Civil Society Organizations in Uganda (NoSSCSOU) we host an intercultural dialogue to promote unity in diversity and national identity in South Sudan.
Regional Debate Competitions
In recognition of the important contribution young people make towards national development, ACFODE, in partnership with the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, will conduct Regional Debate Competitions. 16 teams with representatives from each University will debate in discussions about gender, democracy, good governance and participation in decision making processes.