Events

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.

Workshop

Bracing Journalists to Fight Corruption in Uganda

UMDF Training Workshop for Journalists in Mbarara
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

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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Discussion

Social Market Economy - Alternative approach to poverty reduction?

Public Dialogue at Makerere University
Public lecture, panel debate and open discussion on the principles of social market economy and their potential for improving pro-poor economic policies in Uganda.

Workshop

Party Policy Development

DP NEC Members Discuss Employment Policy
Party President Norbert Mao praised the workshop as timely and stated that it will enable the opposition to fulfil its function of presenting alternative policies for national development.

Workshop

Policy Workshop for Democratic Party Leaders

Empowering Political Party Leaders to Generate Policy Positions
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Workshop

Training Workshop for District Party Leaders

Strengthening the Capacity of Political Party Leaders to Enhance Institutional Communication and Ethical Standards
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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

Event Reports

“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).

Event Reports

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.

Event Reports

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 Rebecca Fuchs

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.

Event Reports

Kick-off of the Scholars and Alumni Network

by Rebecca Fuchs

Building Networks beyond KAS-Programs

Event Reports

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

by Rebecca Fuchs

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.

Event Reports

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.

Event Reports

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.