Events

Workshop

Training women leaders to participate in political development

Workshop by WOTODEV (Woman Together For Development)
- Leadership Skills- Roles of Councillors to community Development

Workshop

Increasing awareness of women leaders for efficient service delivery

Workshop by WOTODEV (Woman Together For Development)
- Women in politics- Lobbying, resource mobilisation for effective leadership

Workshop

The Role of Lower Local Council Executive Committees in the Democratization Process of Uganda: The Judicial Powers of Lo

Workshop by FAD (Foundation for Development)
To equip political party leaders at lower levels with knowledge and skills to properly prepare for the forthcoming lower council electionsTo train Political Party Leaders to understand the laws, and policy processes relating to Lower Council Courts

Discussion

Two years of multiparty Politics; progress made in realizing Democratic Governance in Uganda

Public Dialogue by Makerere University
The Public Dialogue will be about the Achievements as well as the Failures of the Multiparty Politics in realizing Democracy in Uganda. For that Dr. Rt. Col. Kiiza Besigye is invited.

Workshop

Collective responsibility and partnership for leadership efficiency

Workshop by WOTODEV (Woman Together For Development)
- Effective communication skills- Lobbying and Advocacy

Workshop

Collective responsibility and partnership in development

Workshop by WOTODEV (Woman Together For Development)
The workshop will be about the Roles of Councillors in the community as well as about the Role of women in multiparty system of governance.

Workshop

Enhancing effective women’s participation in politics and decision making

Mentoring, coaching workshop by ACFODE (Action for Development)
To increase transformative representation of women in political and decision making positions in order for them to voice women’s concerns and monitor effective implementation of government commitments.

Discussion

22 Years of NRM Governance; Progress or Failure

Public Dialogue by Makerere University
The Public Dialogue will be about the Achievements as well as the Failures of the 22 Years of the NRM Governance.

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.

Event Reports

“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.

Event Reports

Investing for Sustainability is the Way to Go!

by Donnas Ojok

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).

Event Reports

Scholarship programme welcomes 2019 entrants with an appeal to contribute to community development

by Verena Kasirye

The 2019 scholarship forum for scholars of the KAS-UMU programme welcomed scholars from all over the country for a critical reflection process.

Event Reports

Only Political Will and More Action Will Deliver South Sudan’s R-TGoNU

by Donnas Ojok

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.