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Discussion

Involvement of the youth in the promotion of Gender Equality

Students’ Debate by Acfode

Discussion

Post Election Analysis: Gains, Losses and Implications for Uganda's Electoral Democracy

Public Dialogue at Makerere University

The Makerere University Convocation (MUC) is organising a public dialogue to discuss the electoral process and the implications of the 2011 Presidential and Parliamentary elections for electoral democracy in Uganda with key stakeholders.

Discussion

Freedom of the Press in Uganda – The Local Perspective

Public Dialogue in Kasese District

Public dialogue with major stakeholders from the district on local challenges for press freedom and the role of the media in a democratic society.

Workshop

Journalists as Bearers and Promoters of Human Rights

Workshop for Journalists in Kasese

The workshop aims at equipping journalists with an enhanced awareness on their role in promoting human rights and with the necessary skills, techniques and strategies for human rights journalism.

Workshop

UMDF Networking Meeting and AGM

Bi-annual meeting of members of the UMDF network for exchange and planning purposes.

Workshop

Bracing Journalists to Fight Corruption in Uganda

UMDF Training Workshop for Journalists

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.

Workshop

Young Leaders Think Tank for Policy Alternatives

Inaugural Meeting

The inaugural meeting will bring together the selected members of the think tank in order to get to know each other, discuss the concept of the think tank and plan the way forward.

Workshop

FAD Annual General Meeting

In a bid to strengthen internal coherence, FAD will hold its AGM for 2011. FAD has been KAS’ partner in Uganda for the longest period spanning over 30 years. At this years’ AGM, elections to several board positions shall be conducted.

Symposium

Makerere’s Role in Uganda’s Socio-political Transformation - The contributions of Students’ Activism

Guild Presidential Debate

Panel discussion with the Guild Presidential Candidates.

Workshop

Promotion of Constitutionalism & Good Governance in Uganda

Civil Society Capacity Building Workshop

With the support of KAS, the department of Information and National Guidance holds a series of workshops targeting political and civil society leaders at the district level.

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