Discussion

CIVILIANS AT A CROSSROAD

UNPACKING THE SOUTH SUDAN REFUGEES CRISIS

The roundtable discussion will explore the South Sudan refugee discourse from three angles, namely; Ugandan government standpoint, the refugees’ perspective and the role of the South Sudanese elites situated in Uganda in peace building attempts

Details

08:30am:Arrival, registration and tea/coffee and bites

09:30am:General Introduction and Welcome remarks by Donnas Ojok, KAS Programme Officer

09:45am:Life as a refugee: A short Story by Malual Bol Kiir, Human Rights Activist and 2017 Voices of Courage Award Recipient.

10:00am:Input Presentation

Topic: Approaches, Opportunities and Challenges: Uganda Government’s South Sudan Refugees Intervention: Presentation by Government Official from the OPM’s, Refugees Unit.

10:30amTea/coffee break

10:50pmInput Presentation

Topic: Perspectives on the role of South Sudanese elites in Uganda in refugee management and the struggle for nation building and Civic Engagement: Presentation by Gatwal Augustine Gatkouth, Director, Youth Empowerment Initiative

11:20pm:Roundtable discussion

12:20pm:Speakers Final Input

12:40pm:Closing remarks by Mathias Kamp, KAS Country Representative

12:50pm:Networking, Lunch and Departure at Leisure

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Venue

SHERATON HOTEL, KAMPALA

Publication

A home away from home?: Exploring the situation of South Sudan refugees in Uganda
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Contact

Bernard Mukhone

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Programme Officer

Bernard.Mukhone@kas.de +256 312 262 011/2
Contact

Donnas Ojok

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Programme Officer

Donnas.Ojok@kas.de +256 312 262 011/2

Provided by

Uganda Office