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2019

Economic Policy Roundtable
In a meeting with the Ministry of Finance, KAS and CDA will present the outcomes of the first research paper of the "Economic Policy Paper Series". The paper looks into catalysing S...

Nov

2019

Economic Policy Roundtable
In a meeting with the Ministry of Finance, KAS and CDA will present the outcomes of the first research paper of the "Economic Policy Paper Series". The paper looks into catalysing S...
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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

Workshop

Workshop on women’s rights based on (CEDAW) the Convention on Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women

In Promoting Legal and Human Rights for Women and Girls, ACFODE and KAS aim to increase opportunities for women's inclusion in decision-making through defending women’s rights and reducing incidences of discrimination against women and girl children.

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).

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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”

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Private Sector Forum 2019

by Verena Kasirye-Büllesbach

A Summary Report
Summary Report of the 2019 Uganda Private Sector Forum
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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.

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What does Success mean? – African Young Leaders come together for Reflection Seminar

Change requires ideas and ideas demand people who reflect and approach them. The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and LéO Africa Institute are therefore bringing together young and aspiring thinkers of a new generation. Already in its third year, the Young Emerging Leaders Project (YELP) brings together over 20 change makers of 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 8 to 11 August, 2019, we welcomed 21 fellows of this third cohort for a seminar on “Achieving and Managing Success” at Victoria Forest Resort, Kalangala.