Events

Workshop

Eastern Regional Youth Leadership Training

KAS and the NYC organize a “Regional Youth Leadership Forum” with the aim to provide a regional platform for youth representatives from the regions to build their leadership skills and strengthen their capacity to contribute to Uganda's development.

Workshop

KAS Scholarship Holders Meeting for South Sudan 2015

Engagement Possibilities for KAS in South Sudan and Strengthening the Network of Scholarship Holders and Alumni
The meeting on 6th August 2015 has the purpose of starting the process of building up a mutually beneficial network between KAS, alumni, and scholarship holders in South Sudan.

Discussion

Assessing the Impact of Social Media on Political Communication and Civic Engagement in Uganda

Die KAS lädt zu einer Konferenz zum Thema soziale Medien und Governance ein. Verschiedene Stakeholder aus dem politischen, medialen, und zivilgesellschaftlichen Bereich diskutieren Potentiale und Risiken der wachsenden digitalen Medienlandschaft.

Workshop

Training for Aspiring Women Leaders

Pallisa District
KAS and ACFODE organize a workshop in Pallisa District which will prepare female politicians and aspiring leaders for the 2016 elections by increasing their knowledge about the electoral process and their roles and responsibilities.

Workshop

Keeping Together, Reaching Your Goals

Capacity-Building Workshop for GAIN-Uganda Member Organisations
The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung is implementing a capacity building workshop for the member organisations of the Governance and Accountability Inter-District CSO Network (GAIN-Uganda). Issues like resource mobilization and advocacy will be discussed.

Discussion

The Role of the Private Sector in Engendering Inclusive Growth in Uganda

On June 30th 2015 KAS Uganda and South Sudan will host a one day conference on the role of the private sector in ensuring inclusive economic growth in Uganda. The conference is organized in conjunction with private sector associations.

Expert conference

2016 and Beyond; Young People for a Credible and Peaceful Election Experience

National Youth Conference
The National Youth Conference is an annual event organized by the University Forum on Governance (UNIFOG) and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS). The second National Youth Conference will take place from 25 to 27 July at Makerere University.

Workshop

Training for Aspiring Women Leaders

Apac District
KAS and ACFODE organize a workshop in Apac District which will prepare female politicians and aspiring leaders for the 2016 elections by increasing their knowledge about the electoral process and their roles and responsibilities.

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.