Events - Uganda Office
Launch of the Interparty Youth Platform (IYOP)
Memorandum of Understanding Signing Ceremony
MoU signing and official launch of the Interparty Youth Platform (IYOP), which was conceived by youth league representatives as a forum in which young political leaders can dialogue, network and undertake joint leadership development programmes.
Action for Strengthening Good Governance and Accountability in Uganda
Launch of EU-Supported Project
Official launch of the EU-supported project "Action for Strengthening Good Governance and Accountability in Uganda" to be implemented by KAS and ACFODE. The launch will be presided over by the Ugandan Minister of Finance, Hon. Maria Kiwanuka.
REPORTING ON CORRUPTION
UMDF Training Workshop for Journalists in Mityana
Training Workshop for Journalists at the local level organized by Uganda Media Development Foundation (UMDF). The activity aims at raising awareness and equipping journalists with the skills and techniques to effectively report about corruption.
Pro-Poor Development and Poverty Reduction in Uganda and the Idea of Social Market Economy
High-Level Roundtable Discussion organised by KAS and ACTADE
High-Level Roundtable Discussion organised by the African Centre for Trade and Development (ACTADE) with support from the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) in Uganda.
Young Leader Think Tank for Policy Alternatives
Working Meeting on Education
Meeting of the members of the KAS-initiiated Young Leader Think Tank for Policy Alternatives to discuss current challenges in the area of education policy in Uganda and potential policy alternatives.
Corruption in Uganda - What is the role of the citizens?
Public Dialogue by the Makerere University Convocation
Public dialogue organised by the Makerere University Convocation (MUC) with support from the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) on the challenge of corruption in Uganda.
Civic Education for Youth and Women in South Sudan
Workshops in Juba
Workshop for women and youth in Juba as part of the civic education programme implemented in South Sudan by the Salesians of Don Bosco with support from KAS.
Determining the Economic System for Ugandans
Democratic Party Workshop on Social Market Economy
Workshop with the leadership of the Democratic Party on the economic profile of the party, current economic challenges and government strategies, and the potential of the social market economy for inspiring meaningful economic policies in Uganda.
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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.
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.
Kick-off of the Scholars and Alumni Network
Building Networks beyond KAS-Programs
Launch of "Reality Check 11: Civil Society in Uganda"
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.
Nurturing a New Breed of Constructive Politicians in Masaka District
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.
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.
Investing for Sustainability is the Way to Go!
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).
Scholarship programme welcomes 2019 entrants with an appeal to contribute to community development
The 2019 scholarship forum for scholars of the KAS-UMU programme welcomed scholars from all over the country for a critical reflection process.
Only Political Will and More Action Will Deliver South Sudan’s R-TGoNU
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.
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