Events

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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).

Workshop

Training of trainers workshop for civil society actors in Soroti

Training series under the EU-funded projekt

Training of trainers workshop for civil society representatives from Soroti district on democratic governance and accountability and the application of the Civic Education Toolkit.

Workshop

Training workshop for local councillors in Soroti on democratic governance and accountability

Training series under the EU-funded projekt

Training workshop for district councillors on their roles and responsibilities as elected leaders in the democratic political system.

Workshop

Advocacy Training for CSOs

Workshop organised by KAS in conjunction with the Gulu District NGO Forum

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.

Workshop

Training of trainers workshop for civil society actors in Jinja

Training series under the EU-funded projekt

Training of trainers workshop for civil society representatives from Jinja district on democratic governance and accountability and the application of the Civic Education Toolkit.

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.

Workshop

Training workshop for local councillors in Jinja on democratic governance and accountability

Training series under the EU-funded projekt

Training workshop for district councillors on their roles and responsibilities as elected leaders in the democratic political system.

Workshop

Alternative Health Policies for Uganda

Workshop with the Young Leaders Think Tank for Policy Alternatives

In the second working meeting on the topic of health policies in Uganda, the members of the Think Tank will elaborate alternative policy recommendations that shall be shared with major stakeholders and policy makers.

Workshop

Training of Trainers Workshop for Civil Society Actors in Arua

Training Series under the EU-funded Project

Training of trainers workshop for civil society representatives from Masaka district on democratic governance and accountability and the application of the Civic Education Toolkit.

Okere Summit for Sustainable Development

Reimagining Rural Futures

The inaugural Okere Summit for Sustainable Development was organized from 26th-29th May 2022, in Okere City, Otuke district. This flagship summit centered on the theme: “Reimagining Rural Futures in Africa”.

Youth4Policy (Y4P) Migration Fellowship Programme.

A report on the first seminar session for the Youth4Policy, migration fellowship that convened under the theme; Introduction to Migration and Forced Displacement.

A woman's place at the table!

Women's rights are human rights too. What more can you and I do to foster gender parity?

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