Events

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Forum

Launch of the Democracy Torch

The event organised by Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) and Action for Development (ACFODE) is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, July 17th, starting at 5:30 pm. The guest of honour will be Hon. Justice Benjamin Odoki, Chief Justice of Uganda.

Workshop

Advocacy Training for CSOs

Workshop für Zivilgesellschaftsvertreter im Distrikt Mbale
The training will focus on advocacy as a necessary tool for effective democratic governance and will be a follow up of the previous trainings that KAS has given to the CSOs in the areas of Democratic Governance and the Rule of Law.

Discussion

East Africa’s Economic Problems - A Big Challenge for the Integration

Public dialogue in conjunction with the Makerere University Convocation (MUC).

Workshop

Media and Good Governance

KAS-UMDF Training Programme for Journalists
With support from the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, the Uganda Media Development Foundation (UMDF) is continuing its training programme for journalists at regional and district level. In 2012 the focus of the trainings is the issue of good governance.

Discussion

Enhancing Economic Growth and Social Justice

Values of a Social Market Economy
How can the Values of a Social Market Economy Guide Uganda’s Economic Policies? - Roundtable discussion with policy makers, civil cociety and the media. Organised by the African Centre for Trade and Development (ACTADE) with support from KAS,

Discussion

The Different Electoral Systems and How Tey Affect Elections: What System is Optimal for Uganda?

Welches System ist optimal für Uganda?
Public dialogue organised by the Foundation for African Development (FAD) with support from KAS.

Discussion

Empowered to Act: Enhancing Youth and Women’s Effective Participation in Politics and Decision Making

Inter-institutions Debate Competition
Debate competition organised by Action for Development (ACFODE) with support from KAS.

Workshop

Media and Good Governance

KAS-UMDF Training Programme for Journalists
With support from the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, the Uganda Media Development Foundation (UMDF) is continuing its training programme for journalists at regional and district level. In 2012 the focus of the trainings is the issue of good governance.

Discussion

New Voices: Media Freedom Helping to Transform Societies

World Press Freedom Day 2012
Public media dialogue organised by the Uganda Media Development Foundation (UMDF) with support from KAS on occasion of the World Press Freedom Day.

Forum

Democratic Challenges in Uganda - The Role of Women

Public Debate at Makerere University in conjunction with the Makerere University Convocation (MUC).

Event Reports

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)

Event Reports

“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

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

by Rebecca Fuchs

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).

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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.

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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 Verena Kasirye

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 Verena Kasirye

Building Networks beyond KAS-Programs

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

by Verena Kasirye

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.