Events

Workshop

Training Workshop for Court Reporters

Organised by Uganda Media Development Foundation (UMDF)

The workshop with Cour Reporters is also organised in collaboration with Uganda Court Reporters Association. 30 Cout reporters shall undergo a three day training on different aspects to improve their skills and experiences for better delivery.

Workshop

Fostering Equal Partnership in Development

By WOTODEV (Women Together for Development)

30 women local council leaders will participate in the workshop. They will be trained in leadership skills and conflict management.

Seminar

Trainig Local Leaders on their Roles and the Land Ammendment Bill

Organized by the Foundation for African Development (FAD)

The one day training seminar will target leaders from locla councils and area members of Parliament to discuss the role of local councils and the land ammendment bill

Workshop

Workshop on women’s rights based on (CEDAW) the Convention on Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women

In Promoting Legal and Human Rights for Women and Girls, ACFODE and KAS aim to increase opportunities for women's inclusion in decision-making through defending women’s rights and reducing incidences of discrimination against women and girl children.

Workshop

Increasing Awareness of Leaders for Efficient Service Delivery

By WOTODEV (Women Together for Development)

Participants will include women leaders from LC1 to LC3 in Mugusu Subcounty. They will be trained on their roles, lobbying skills, resource mobilisation and effective leadership skills.

Workshop

Focussing on Women Leaders for Effective Service Delivery

By WOTODEV (Women Together for Development)

Participants will be women leaders from LC1 to LC3 from Kasese. Topics will include women in a multiparty political system and the roles local councillors in community development

Workshop

Focussing on Women Leaders for Effective Service Delivery

By WOTODEV (Women Together for Development)

The workshop will include 30 purposely selected women leaders at local councils 1 to 3 and aspiring women leaders in Kabale District. They will be trined in leadership skills and effective campaign strategies.

Workshop

Collective Responsbility and Partnership in Development

By WOTODEV (Women Together for Development)

The workshop will involve 3o purposely selected women leaders from Local Councils 1 to 3 in Kikokwa subcounty, Isingiro District. They will be trained in leadership skills and multiparty politics.

Workshop

Mobilisation of Leaders to Foster Development

Workshop by WOTODEV (Women Together for Development)

The workshop will involve 30 purposely selected women leaders from local councils 1 to 3 in Kirihura District. These will be trained in leadership skills and educated on the wider topic: women in multiparty politics.

Workshop

The Role of Lower Local Council / The Land (Amendment) Bill 2007

Organised by Foundation for African Development (FAD)

Leaders trained in participatory initiatives in legislation, understanding laws and policy processes. The workshop will involve parliamentarians, party leaders, LC V councillors, religious and traditional leaders in Kyotera district.

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.

Accountability gaps in the North increase pressure to act

Community Engagements in Northern Uganda have ignited discussions with the district leaderships in Northern Uganda. As shortcomings are being discussed, particularly issues of gender-responsiveness surface in the discussions and are met by promises for action.

Looking back on three successful citizen webinars:

During COVID-19, joining hands with governmental efforts is paramount

After the conclusion of three successful webinars, KAS looks back on a series of events that have contributed to raising greater awareness about the COVID-19 pandemic.

Launch of the KAS EU Project: SPACE

Strengthening Performance and Accountability through Community Engagement

Welcomed all participants to our launch of SPACE-an EU funded project in partnership with the government of Uganda through the Development initiative for Northern Uganda (DINU)

“You need to market yourself as youth leaders” – Prof. Yasin Olum

From 04th to 06th March 2020 we organized together with the National Youth Council (NYC) a Training of Youth Leaders from Ankole Sub Region in Mbarara

“We should be more concerned about air pollution in Kampala” - Deo Okure

Roundtable Discussion about the Status and Costs of Kampalas Polluted Air

Together with ACTADE, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Uganda hosted a roundtable discussion on air pollution in Kampala as the first event of the Platform for Uganda Green Growth (PLUG).

Launching a Platform for Political Leadership Advancement for South Sudanese Youth

During the inaugural workshop held in Juba on 13th & 14th of February 2020, the political leadership advancement training brought together 30 youth who have demonstrated leadership potentials through previous volunteer engagements and professional work and are interested in furthering their leadership skills and political competencies which will allow them to actively take part in political leadership and civic processes.

Promoting good governance in a multiparty system at the district level     

Together with the Directorate of National Guidance (DNG) we hosted a two days training for district leaders in Lira in order to promote political pluralism and stronger collaboration among the appointed and elected leaders at the local government level.