Events

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PUBLIC DIALOGUE

UNDERSTANDING THE ACCESS TO INFORMATION LANDSCAPE IN UGANDA

The event provides a platform to assess the future and the access to information landscape in Uganda.

Seminar

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NXT-GEN JOURNALIST FELLOWSHIP

INAUGURAL SEMINAR

The Next Gen Journalist Fellowship Program is an aggressive multimedia journalism training program awarded to the best 25 students from the Inter-University Media Challenge, a practical reporting competition in 12 universities in Uganda.

Discussion

THE POLITICAL ECONOMY ANALYSIS OF YOUTH PARTICIPATION IN UGANDA

The discussion is meant to identify the political economy drivers that support or obstruct positive change leading to the attainment of effective youth participation while examining the interests, incentives and decision logic of these change drivers

Discussion

SOUTH SUDANESE CSOs ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION ON THE UPCOMING SECOND IGAD HLRF

CSOs will in the roundtable develop a communiqué and position proposals on both governance structures and security sector reform to inform and influencing the outcome of IGAD high level revitalization forum.

Workshop

YOUNG AND EMERGING LEADERS GRADUATION SEMINAR

Living Your Legacy

At the heart of what we want participants to achieve from this seminar is to connect their ideas and visions to individual action and to embrace the concept of servant leadership: the idea of submitting one’s self to the betterment of society.

Event

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2017 Media Challenge Awards

#MediaAwardsUG

A special occasion to recognize and award best Ugandan upcoming journalist and those who have excelled in the field over the past years.

Discussion

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THE ROLE OF CIVIL SOCIETY IN ACHIEVING DURABLE PEACE AND RECONCILIATION IN SOUTH SUDAN

This roundtable discussion aims to bring together civil society actors from a range of groups to discuss and reflect avenues for reconciliation and peace in South Sudan. Furthermore, the roundtable aims to build networks among CSOs.

Discussion

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#WomenInMediaUG Dec2017 Session

Taking Stock of Women’s Constructive Engagement in the Media

The purpose of this dialogue - the fourth to be held - is to supplement on the already on-going debate and to continue the conversations that often arise in response from media decision makers

Discussion

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THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT IN UGANDA

The discussion seeks to provide a platform for discussion where experts on environmental management can exchange their ideas on how to make policies and enforce the implementation of best practices surrounding sustainable management of solid waste.

Symposium

PRIVATE SECTOR FORUM

Energy for Green growth – scaling up off-grid and energy efficient solutions

This meeting is aimed at raising awareness of, and building momentum for action towards energy for green growth in Uganda, with a focus on options for energy efficiency, renewable and clean energy.

Musings on Emigration in Uganda at the Kampala Geopolitics Conference

Emigration in Uganda

One of the topics that were discussed at the 2022 Kampala Geopolitics Conference focused on understanding the emigration trends in Uganda. It was moderated by Ojok Okello, the founder of Okere City. He was joined by: Frank Nuwagaba, a Migration Officer at the Uganda Ministry of Internal Affairs; Agnes Igoye, a migration expert from IGAD; Barbara Maureen, an investigative journalist at the African Institute for Investigative Journalism (AIIJ); and Mutyaba Michael, a scholar, and researcher at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS).

“We Know Better How to Tackle Cattle Rustling” - Abim Residents

Grassroots Migration Agenda

Alongside our partners GAIN-Uganda and ADYOFU, KAS on Thursday 21st October 2022 implemented its grassroots migration agenda meeting with the Ethur, the residents of the Abim district located in the Karamoja sub-region to discuss how to tackle cattle rustling, a vice that has riddled progress in the sub-region for decades.

The Portrait of Migration in the Northern Uganda City of Lira

Alongside our partners GAIN-Uganda and the Lira NGO Forum, KAS on Friday 22nd October 2022 implemented its grassroots migration agenda.

However one sees it, the migration portrait in Lira City is a mixed one, punctuated with many challenges as well as opportunities. How to widen the base for opportunities and shrink the challenges is a question local politicians and communities have to answer! 

Self-Settled Urban Refugees in Kampala and Labor Market Dynamics

On 06th October 2022 at the MCI Media Hub, we convened a discussion together with the African Centre for Trade and Development (ACTADE) to explore pathways and opportunities towards integrating urban refugees and migrants into Uganda’s labor market.

The event attracted 28 participants that included urban refugees and migrants (main participants), academia, International agencies, civil society (working with migrants and refugees), and the private sector. Organizations and companies that attended included Jesuit Refugee Services (JRS), IOM, Refugee Law Project, Refugee Talent Group, Vision Fund, Opportunity Bank, Young African Refugees for Integrated Development (YARID), International Refugee Rights Initiative (IRRI), among others.

Okere Summit for Sustainable Development

Reimagining Rural Futures

The inaugural Okere Summit for Sustainable Development was organized from 26th-29th May 2022, in Okere City, Otuke district. This flagship summit centered on the theme: “Reimagining Rural Futures in Africa”.

Youth4Policy (Y4P) Migration Fellowship Programme.

A report on the first seminar session for the Youth4Policy, migration fellowship that convened under the theme; Introduction to Migration and Forced Displacement.

A woman's place at the table!

Women's rights are human rights too. What more can you and I do to foster gender parity?

Radio Programmes in Northern Uganda – SPACE Project

Why we need to prioritise mental health

Audience feedback from radio talk shows in Northern Uganda calls for the need for community capacity-building on mental health and improved health services.

Training of Service User Committee Members in Northern Uganda

Engagement of local services committees in the North - EU SPACE Project

Capacity building of Service User Committees is critical to solving community challenges, empowering citizens to assess and monitor local service delivery. The training therefore aimed at enhancing the capacity of Service User Committees in northern Uganda, on their oversight roles and responsibilities within Local Government accountability and service-delivery.

EU Project in Moroto & Napak

Performance and efficiency of the public sector is a prominent part of the National Development Plan III (NDPIII) towards agenda 2040. In our dialogues, we discussed public resource management approaches implemented by the districts in terms of public money, store property, assets, loans and government investments in the various districts.