Events

Discussion

Round Table Discussion on the Party Funding Bill

Organized by the Foundation for African Development (FAD)
The Round Table will bring together stakeholders from the different political parties to discuss the Political Party Funding Bill currently before Parliament. The outcomes in form of resolutions and/or recommendations are be presented to Parliament

Discussion

Radio Talk Show on Women's Rights

By ACFODE (Action for Development)
ACFODE will hold Media campaigns through a Local Radio talk show on local FM Radio station to highligt salient issues of women rights.

Seminar

The Role of Lower Local Councils in the Democratisation Process

By FAD (Foundation for African Development)
The seminar targets Area Parliamentarians, Potential Parliamentary Candidates, Party Leaders,former Parliamentarians, LC V Councillors, Religious and Traditional Leaders in Kiboga District

Workshop

Chief Justice Opens Training Workshop for Court Reporters

Calls for Stronger Ties between Media and Courts
Ugandan Chief Justice Benjamin Odoki officially opened the training workshop for Court reporters on Thursday, May 19, 2008.

Workshop

Training Women Leaders to Participate in Political Development

By WOTODEV (Women Together for Development)
Participants will include 30 women leadesr from Local Councils 1 to 3 in Pader District. The topics to be covered will include leadership skills and Conflict Management

Workshop

Training Workshop for Court Reporters

Organised by Uganda Media Development Foundation (UMDF)
The workshop with Cour Reporters is also organised in collaboration with Uganda Court Reporters Association. 30 Cout reporters shall undergo a three day training on different aspects to improve their skills and experiences for better delivery.

Workshop

Fostering Equal Partnership in Development

By WOTODEV (Women Together for Development)
30 women local council leaders will participate in the workshop. They will be trained in leadership skills and conflict management.

Seminar

Trainig Local Leaders on their Roles and the Land Ammendment Bill

Organized by the Foundation for African Development (FAD)
The one day training seminar will target leaders from locla councils and area members of Parliament to discuss the role of local councils and the land ammendment bill

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.

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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.

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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.