Events

Workshop

Training women leaders to participate in political development

Organised by Women Together for Development (WOTODEV)

The workshop will involve women leaders and aspiring leaders in Butaleia district including local councilors at LCs 1, 2 & 3. Topics will include good governance and effective campaign strategies.

Workshop

Capacity building for women in leadership for sustainability

Organised by Women Together for Development (WOTODEV)

The workshop will involve women leaders and aspiring leaders in Bududa district including local councilors at LCs 1, 2 & 3. Topics will include women in multiparty system, lobbying and resource mobilisation for effective leadership.

Workshop

Fostering equal partnership in development

Organised by Women Together for Development (WOTODEV)

The workshop will involve women leaders and aspiring leaders in Soroti district including local councilors at LCs 1, 2 & 3. Topics will include effective campaign strategies and the roles of councillors to community development.

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 Ssembabule district.

Workshop

Increasing awareness of women leaders for efficient service delivery

Organised by Women Together for Development (WOTODEV)

The workshop will involve women leaders and aspiring leaders in Lubaga including local councilors at LCs 1, 2 & 3. Topics will include women in multiparty system and leadership skills.

Workshop

Collective responsibility and partnership in development

Organised by Women Together for Development (WOTODEV)

The workshop will involve women leaders and aspiring leaders in Kayunga district including local councilors at LCs 1, 2 & 3. Topics will include effective campaign strategies and the roles of councillors to community development.

Workshop

Journalists Train on Human Rights Reporting

A three-day training on human rights reporting for journalists has ended May 17, in Mbarara town.

Workshop

Focussing on women leaders for effective service delivery

Organised by Women Together for Development (WOTODEV)

The workshop will involve women leaders and aspiring leaders in Wakiso district including local councilors at LCs 1, 2 & 3. Topics will include women in multiparty system, lobbying, advocacy and effective communication.

Workshop

Follow up training workshop in women’s rights based on CEDAW

Organised by ACFODE

The workshop will involve civic leaders, local council officals, councilors, opinion and religious leaders. Topics will include women`s rigths based on CEDAW, implementation of action plans and identification of advocacy issues.

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 Kayunga 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.