Events

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POLA-LAB TRAINING - IGANGA

Political Leadership Advancement Youth Workshop in Eastern Uganda
The youth Lab will enhance interaction between youth and their leaders in a bid to enhance youth participation in the development processes and more effectively as a united force/group.

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LEADERSHIP TRAINING FOR FEMALE YOUTH REPRESENTATIVES

EMPOWERING FEMALE YOUTH COUNCILLORS IN WEST NILE SUB REGION
Together with our Partner the National Youth council (NYC), we will engage female youth leaders from ten districts in West Nile sub region in Arua. The training aims at equipping the Female Youth Representatives with the essential skills to standout.

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REFRESHER TRAINING - PALLISA FEMALE DISTRICT COUNCILLORS

EPOWERING WOMEN LEADERS TO BETTER SERVE THEIR COMMUNITIES
Our partner ACFODE will conduct yet another refresher training on 13th - 15th March for female Councillors of Pallisa district. The training is aimed at empowering female leaders for better service delivery at the local level in Pallisa district.

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THE POLITICAL LEADERSHIP ADVANCEMENT LAB (POLA-LAB) - YOUTH LEADERSHIP TRAINING

The political Leadership Advancement Lab (POLA-Lab) is a project of UNIFOG aimed at mentoring more effective breed of young and emerging leaders in areas of social mobilisation, advocacy and the use political economy analysis.

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UNDERSTANDING THE HIGH LEVEL REVITALIZATION FORUM AND ITS MEDIATION ROLE IN THE SOUTH SUDAN CONFLICT.

Public Dialogue
This public dialogue will be a debriefing on the progress of the recently suspended second phase of the High Level Revitalization Forum (HLRF)and its vitality to attracting a sustainable peace in south Sudan to end the suffering of the people.

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USING SOCIAL MEDIA FOR IMPROVING LOCAL GOVERNANCE

The workshop is a great opportunity for local government officials in five districts of Central Uganda to learn on how to effectively use social media in order to promote good governance, transparency and accountability in public affairs.

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REFRESHER TRAINING FOR DISTRICT WOMEN COUNCILORS

EMPOWERING WOMEN LEADERS IN THEIR COMMUNITIES
Our partner ACFODE will conduct a refresher training on 14th - 15th February for women councillors of Apac district. It aims at empowering women in their roles as district leaders and sensitizing for gender equity in a multi-party system.

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PROMOTING GOOD GOVERNANCE AT THE DISTRICT LEVEL

ELECTED AND APPOINTED LEADERS WORK TOGETHER TO DELIVER SERVICES TO THEIR COMMUNITIES
Local government leaders often fail to effectively deliver services to the electorate due to lack of working together. DNG and KAS will conduct a workshop to train district leaders from Bullisa, Kiryandongo und Masindi in their different roles.

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.

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“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.

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Kick-off of the Scholars and Alumni Network

by Rebecca Fuchs

Building Networks beyond KAS-Programs

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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).

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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.

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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.