Events

Workshop

Assessment on the state of political pluralism and democracy at local government level in Uganda

After a series of workshops conducted by KAS and UMDF in seven districts representatives come together for this technical training to gain a deeper understanding of the methodology of the assessment of democracy and political pluralism in Uganda.

Workshop

Assessment of Pluralism and Democracy at Local Government Leve

Consultative Workshop on Draft Assessment Index

This last consultative workshop of the series brings together the potential assessors in Mbale and major stakeholders in the district to discuss the draft index which will provide the basis for the assessment to be conducted in the district in March.

Workshop

Assessment of Pluralism and Democracy at Local Government Level

Consultative Workshop on Draft Assessment Index

The consultative workshop brings together the potential assessors in Soroti and major stakeholders in the district to discuss the draft index which will provide the basis for the assessment to be conducted in the district in March.

Workshop

Assessment of Pluralism and Democracy at Local Government Level

Consultative Workshop on Draft Assessment Index

The consultative workshop brings together the potential assessors in Mbarara and major stakeholders in the district to discuss the draft index which will provide the basis for the assessment to be conducted in the district in March.

Workshop

Assessment of Pluralism and Democracy at Local Government Level

Consultative Workshop on Draft Assessment Index

The consultative workshop brings together the potential assessors in Kasese and major stakeholders in the district to discuss the draft index which will provide the basis for the assessment to be conducted in the district in March.

Workshop

Effective Participation of Women in Multi-party Democracy in Uganda

The workshop is part of a series of training programmes conducted by WOTODEV which targets women from major political parties and to equip them with skills and tactics for an effective participation in the multi-party democratic process.

Workshop

Promoting Constitutionalism and Good Governance

This workshop conducted under the Directorate of National Guidance shall bring together district local government leaders, leaders of political parties and civil servants.

Workshop

Media and Elections

A training for Journalists on Election Reporting

The training workshop is part of a series conducted by UMDF under the support of KAS. It shall expose Journalists to elections and the concept of election reporting.

Workshop

Assessment of Pluralism and Democracy at Local Government Level

Consultative Workshop on Draft Assessment Index

The consultative workshop brings together the potential assessors in Arua and major stakeholders in the district to discuss the draft index which will provide the basis for the assessment to be conducted in the district in March.

Workshop

Assessment of Pluralism and Democracy at Local Government Level

Consultative Workshop on Draft Assessment Index

This workshop is the first in a series of consultative meetings in the seven districts in which the assessment of the state of political pluralism and democracy will be conducted as part of the EU-funded programme.

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

“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.