Events - Foundation Office Uganda
COVID-19 Responses: What Implications for Global Leadership?
Kampala Geopolitics Conference 2020
Can we trace correlations between political ideology, political system, and political culture and countries’ responses to global threats like the pandemic? Did female leaders – as often asserted – indeed respond better to COVID-19? And what conclusions can we draw for the leadership of the future? Who will our future leaders be?
The Role of Sports and the Arts Industry in Restructuring Global Conversations
Kampala Geopolitics Conference 2020
While arts and sports are a reliably thriving industry, governments have not been shy to use them for their advantages as soft power: Whether exploited to exert political influence or as an economic or even cultural tool, the two have become strategic components of international relations.
2020 and Beyond: Shaping our Future Together
Kampala Geopolitics Conference
To celebrate the 75th anniversary of the United Nations in 2020, the organisation has launched a series of dialogues on how to build a true global partnership to realise shared aspirations for a just, peaceful and sustainable future. The initiative will see people from all regions and walks of life join hands to discuss how to collectively bridge the gap between the world we want and the world we will see if current trends continue.
THE EAST AFRICAN DIGITALISATION FORUM
PREPARING FOR THE 4TH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION
As the fourth industrial revolution sets in, How prepared are we to embrace it or take advantage of it? Do we have the necessary infrastructure for this? Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda will participate in this forum organised in partnership with MoICT&NG
ANNUAL KAS-UMU SCHOLARSHIP HOLDERS AND ALUMNI FORUM
ALUMNI AND SCHOLARSHIP HOLDERS NETWORKING DINNER
With a growing number of scholarship holders and alumni of the KAS-UMU scholarship programme, each year we provide a unique networking opportunity for the scholars from Uganda and South Sudan. We aim to build a strong and active alumni network.
KAMPALA GEOPOLITICS CONFERENCE
The Kampala Geopolitics Conference is a two-day public event about world geopolitics inspired by the “Geopolitics of Nantes” in France. The conference creates an interactive platform for dialogue and free exchange of ideas about geopolitics.
PROMOTING CONSTITUTIONALISM IN UGANDA
WORKING TOGETHER IN A MULTIPARTY DISPENSATION
The Directorate for National Guidance will conduct a training for elected and appointed leaders aimed at harmonising the difference between the two sets of leaders in a multiparty system. Target group is RDCs,Technical staff anddistrict councilors
MEDIA CHALLENGE ALUMNI DINNER
Opportunities for Young & Promising Journalists in Uganda
The alumni reunion dinner will bring together our pool of past fellows and experienced journalists and other media industry professionals for a night of networking and talks about opportunities for young journalists in the media.
NoSSCOU PUBLIC DIALOGUE
CRITICAL REFLECTIONS ON THE ROLE OF POLITICAL PARTIES IN SOUTH SUDAN
The overall objective of the public dialogue is to contribute towards the nurturing and development of a stable democratic apparatus in South Sudan based on transparency, rule of law and respect of human rights among other democratic values.
ENSURING QUALITY STANDARDS FOR UGANDA'S AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS
The objective of the roundtable discussion is to raise awareness about the relevance of food and agriculture standards in accessing profitable markets.
Political Leadership Training
The fourth edition of PoLA-LAB brought 27 young leader together. PoLA-LAB is a program for political and community leaders that provides a training in advocacy, political economy analysis and social mobilization.
Interparty Youth Platform Football Challenge
YOUTH AS KEY STAKEHOLDERS IN PEACE BUILDING AND DEVELOPMENT OF UGANDA
On Saturday the 22nd of September, the cross-party IYOP football tournament will take place for the third time, again supported by KAS and IRI.
SOUTH SUDANESE INTER-CULTURAL DIALOGUE
Cultural diversities in building and promotion of peace in South Sudan
The activity is intended promote a better understanding of the positive values of culture in promotion of peace because it will enable the South Sudanese citizens to fight against the negative cultural vices that promote conflict.