Events

Discussion

Corruption in Uganda - What is the role of the citizens?

Public Dialogue by the Makerere University Convocation
Public dialogue organised by the Makerere University Convocation (MUC) with support from the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) on the challenge of corruption in Uganda.

Workshop

Civic Education for Youth and Women in South Sudan

Workshops in Juba
Workshop for women and youth in Juba as part of the civic education programme implemented in South Sudan by the Salesians of Don Bosco with support from KAS.

Workshop

Determining the Economic System for Ugandans

Democratic Party Workshop on Social Market Economy
Workshop with the leadership of the Democratic Party on the economic profile of the party, current economic challenges and government strategies, and the potential of the social market economy for inspiring meaningful economic policies in Uganda.

Workshop

Civic Education for Youth and Women in South Sudan

Workshops in Tonj
Workshop for women and youth in Tonj as part of the civic education programme implemented in South Sudan by the Salesians of Don Bosco with support from KAS.

Workshop

Civic Education for Youth and Women in South Sudan

Workshop in Wau
Workshop for women and youth in Wau as part of the civic education programme implemented in South Sudan by the Salesians of Don Bosco with support from KAS.

Discussion

Six Years of Multiparty System - What Is the State of Multiparty Democracy in Uganda?

Public Dialogue by the Makerere University Convocation
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Workshop

Supporting Democracy Promotion Initiatives at the Local Government Level

DIALOGUE AND TRAINING WORKSHOP IN KASESE DISTRICT
Dialogue with key governance stakeholders in the district and workshop with civil society actors

Forum

Employment Policies for Uganda: Young Leaders' Perspectives

Public Dialogue organised by the Young Leaders Think Tank for Policy Alternatives
The KAS-initiated "Young Leaders Think Tank for Policy Alternatives" will present policy recommendations to address the challenge of youth unemployment in Uganda.

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.

Event Reports

Forum on Open Government

by Verena Kasirye-Büllesbach

in Partnership with the Government-Citizen Interaction Centre
The Government Citizen Interaction Centre (GCIC) in partnership with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung convened a workshop on the theme “Building capacity to enhance efficiency of Government - Citizen Interaction”. The workshop primarily aimed at discussing how to harness “Open Government” for delivering equitable development outcomes.

Event Reports

ACFODE National Women's Conference

by Verena Kasirye-Büllesbach

Combating Gender Inequality in Uganda and Beyond
The National Women's conference organised by ACFODE was a true success, once again! Vast numbers of participants engaged actively in the different discussions and shed light on the state of women's rights in the country.

Event Reports

Nwoya District Residents Cite Corruption in NUSAF III Implementation

by Donnas Ojok

The locals made the allegation during the recording of Kabake Community Radio Programme on September 22, 2019 at Owak Sub ward in Anaka Town council, Nwoya district, a pre-recorded program that airs every Sunday on 102 Mega Fm and funded by Konrad Adenuar Stiftung Foundation.

Event Reports

South Sudanese Youth Discuses the Country’s Natural Resource Status

by Donnas Ojok

This debate was held on Friday September 27th 2019 at the American Corner, University of Juba where a public dialogue was convened in partnership with Community Empowerment for Rehabilitation and Development (CEFoRD) under the theme “Natural Resources Dimensions of Conflicts in South Sudan”

Event Reports

Private Sector Forum 2019

by Verena Kasirye-Büllesbach

A Summary Report
Summary Report of the 2019 Uganda Private Sector Forum
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Event Reports

Predicaments of Uganda’s Middleclass as Portrayed by Three Photographers

by Donnas Ojok

Africa’s middle-class as defined by certain criteria such as secondary schooling completion, decent housing, and skilled employment is rising. Though the Ugandan middle class population accounts a small portion, urban dynamics present opportunities for a significant demographic rise of this social class. As part of the Future Africa Vision in Time (FAVT) Exhibition Opening Events, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung partnered with the German Cultural Institute, the Goethe-Zentrum Kampala, hosting a public symposium on the challenges and opportunities of a rising middle-class in Africa in general and Uganda in particular.