Events

Discussion

PUBLIC DIALOGUE

THE CASE FOR WOMEN'S INCLUSION IN SOUTH SUDAN'S PEACE PROCESSES
The dialogue aims to bring together 100 participants, most of whom South Sudanese women to reflect and establish networks and cooperation that will allow them play active roles in the civil society and in politics of South Sudan.

Workshop

WORKSHOP TRAINING FOR JOURNALISTS IN WESTERN UGANDA

ACCESS TO INFORMATION ACT 2005 AND REGULATIONS 2011
The training workshop is meant to enhance and inculcate a greater understanding of Access to Information Act 2005 and regulations of 2011 by conducting an indepth sensitization training for journalists and human rights activists in western Uganda.

Workshop

THE YOUNG AND EMERGING LEADERS PROJECT (YELP) SEMINAR

Cultivating Servant Leadership
The Young and Emerging Leaders Project (YELP) seminar series is designed to train and orient values of self-advancement, integrity, social responsibility, and socioeconomic transformation.

Seminar

TRAINING OF TRAINERS FOR GAIN UGANDA CIVIC EDUCATION PROGRAMME

INCREASING ACCESS TO INFORMATION AT THE GRASSROOTS LEVEL
With the grassroots civic education taking shape in the countryside, we are glad to partner with Hub for Investigative Media in conducting a Training of Trainers workshop for GAIN Uganda in 13 districts across the country.

Seminar

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION

WHAT ROLE CAN SOUTH SUDANESE CHURCH LEADERS PLAY TOWARDS PEACE BUILDING AND NATIONAL UNITY IN SOUTH SUDAN?
The seminar is meant to build the capacities of South Sudanese church leaders to enable them to carry out community awareness on the vitality of their role in promoting peace building and national unity.

Workshop

YOUTH4POLICY INAUGURAL WORKSHOP

POLICY RESEARCH AND ANALYSIS
At this workshop, the Youth4Policy Fellows will focus on policy analysis and research.

Expert talk

EXPERT ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION

Digitizing Agricultural Value Chains in Uganda
The expert discussion convenes core actors in the ICT for agriculture sub sector, to share knowledge about the benefits and challenges of digitisation of agriculture value chains.

Workshop

KYOTERA, KALUNGU AND MASAKA DISTRICT LEADERS' TRAINING

APPOINTED AND ELECTED LEADERS WORKING TOGETHER FOR BETTER SERVICE DELIVERY
One of the reasons for poor service delivery in some districts is due to the lack of a harmonious working relationship between political leaders and technocrats. DNG together with KAS will this week train leaders from Kyotera, Kalungu and Masaka

Event Reports

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.

Event Reports

Promoting good governance in a multiparty system at the district level     

by Rebecca Fuchs

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.

Event Reports

“Your networks are your net-worth” - Barbara Kasekende

by Rebecca Fuchs

Change requires ideas and ideas demand people who think and approach them. The Konrad Adenauer-Stiftung, LéO Africa Institute and Stanbic Bank are therefore bringing together young and aspiring thinkers of a new generation. Already in its third year, the Young and Emerging Leaders Project (YELP) brings together over 30 change makers in various fields to reflect and learn more about servant leadership and why it is a key ingredient for addressing the 21st century leadership and development challenges. From 7th to 9th February 2020, we welcomed 21 fellows of the third cohort to their graduation seminar.

Event Reports

Kick-off of the Scholars and Alumni Network

by Rebecca Fuchs

Building Networks beyond KAS-Programs

Event Reports

Launch of "Reality Check 11: Civil Society in Uganda"

by Rebecca Fuchs

After the presentation of the report findings, researchers and guests alike joined a compelling discussion on the role of civil society in the Ugandan context.

Event Reports

Nurturing a New Breed of Constructive Politicians in Masaka District

by Rebecca Fuchs

We welcomed 25 young participants from Masaka District for the one-day training. During the workshop, we focused on political economy analysis, effective advocay strategies, the importance of civic engagement and how to deal with its challenges.

Event Reports

The Government of Uganda through NPA is Championing a Green Growth Development Agenda

Uganda Green Growth Summit
We are happy to partner with the National Planning Authority of Uganda to organize the inaugural Uganda Green Growth Summit.

Event Reports

Investing for Sustainability is the Way to Go!

by Donnas Ojok

In Uganda, many companies engage in some form of social responsibility mostly as a form of corporate benevolence. Unfortunately, such social responsibility by companies are not sustainable. To induce sustainability and also give companies the opportunity to do well while doing good, companies can invest to create social impact, a term technically referred to as Corporate Social Impact Investment (CSII).

Event Reports

Scholarship programme welcomes 2019 entrants with an appeal to contribute to community development

by Verena Kasirye

The 2019 scholarship forum for scholars of the KAS-UMU programme welcomed scholars from all over the country for a critical reflection process.

Event Reports

Only Political Will and More Action Will Deliver South Sudan’s R-TGoNU

by Donnas Ojok

On 13th Nov 2019, we convened a public dialogue together the Network of South Sudanese Civil Society Organizations in Uganda (NoSSCOU) to discuss recent developments around the formation of the Revitalized Transitional Government of National Unity (R-TGoNU) in South Sudan.