Events

Workshop

Supporting Democracy Promotion Initiatives at the Local Government Level

DIALOGUE AND TRAINING WORKSHOP IN KASESE DISTRICT

Dialogue with key governance stakeholders in the district and workshop with civil society actors

Forum

Employment Policies for Uganda: Young Leaders' Perspectives

Public Dialogue organised by the Young Leaders Think Tank for Policy Alternatives

The KAS-initiated "Young Leaders Think Tank for Policy Alternatives" will present policy recommendations to address the challenge of youth unemployment in Uganda.

Discussion

Supporting Democracy Promotion Initiatives at the Local Government Level

DIALOGUE IN MASAKA DISTRICT

Dialogue with key governance stakeholders in the district

Workshop

Supporting Democracy Promotion Initiatives at the Local Government Level

Dialogue and Training Programme in Gulu District

Public dialogue with major stakeholders at district level and training workshop with civil society actors

Workshop

Action for Strengthening Good Governance and Accountability in Uganda

Inception Workshop

Inception Workshop and Management Training with the Project Team of KAS and ACFODE for the new EU-funded project "Action for Strengthening Good Governance and Accountability in Uganda".

Workshop

STRENGTHENING CAPACITY OF POLITICAL PARTY LEADERS

Training workshop for District Political Party Leaders

Workshop organised by the Foundation for African Development (FAD)

Workshop

REPORTING ON CORRUPTION

Training Workshop for Journalists

Workshop organised by the Uganda Media Development Foundation (UMDF)

Workshop

Planning Workshop with KAS and Partners

Review and planning workshop with the KAS Uganda team and representatives of the partner organisations ACFODE, DNG, FAD, MUC and UMDF.

Workshop

Enhancing effective Women’s Participation in Politics and Decision Making

Training Elected Women Councillors in Women's Rights, Multiparty System, Communication and Advocacy Skills

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Workshop

Supporting Democracy Promotion Initiatives at the Local Government Level

A Dialogue and Training Programme for Civil Society Actors

KAS supports civil society actors working on democracy promotion in selected districts of Uganda. The support includes facilitating dialogue between civil society and other governance actors and training of CSOs on key aspects of democracy promotion.

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

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

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).

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.

Promoting good governance in a multiparty system at the district level     

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.

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

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.