"Europe is - its critics notwithstanding - a success story"

Prof. Norbert Lammert, the immediate past President of the German Federal Parliament and Deputy Chairman of the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation opened the Konrad-Adenauer-Lecture Series in Canberra. more…

Prof. Joachim Krause at Macquarie University Sydney

Lecture at Macquarie University:"Germany's New Role in the World".

Continuing some of the foreign policy themes from the APRC in Perth, Prof. Joachim Krause delivered a lecture at Macquarie University in Sydney on the topic of "Germany's New Role in the World". On invitation of KAS and in cooperation with the Department of Security Studies, Prof. Krause eloquently outlined the historical developments and current trends in Germany's approach to foreign policy since 1945.

Foreign Policy Roundtable at the US Studies Centre: "Navigating Uncertainty: Strategic Partnerships and Security Challenges in the Indo-Pacific"

Foreign Policy Roundtable

"Navigating Uncertainty: Strategic Partnerships and Security Challenges in the Indo-Pacific"

In another foreign policy roundtable following the Asia Pacific Regional Conference Professor Joachim Krause and Professor Brahma Chellaney discussed at the US Studies Centre at the University of Sydney how to navigate strategic uncertainty in the Info-Pacific, especially with an eye on the changing leadership role of the US in the region.



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Mar. 26 - 27

Inaugural Energy Policy Dialogue: Australia, Europe and the Asia-Pacific Region

June 18 - 20

1st Australian-German 1.5 Track Cyber Security Dialogue

"Mapping the Field: The New Ecology of Cyber Security Challenges"

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Nov. 28

Konrad Adenauer Lecture

Nov. 21 - 29
Experts' Meeting

Political Dialogue Programme New Zealand, Australia and Germany



Annual Report

Join us in a little time travel as we take a look back on the successful opening year that was 2017 for us here at the KAS Australia & the Pacific office, with the electronic release of our first Annual Report. It's been an [...] more…

"Europe is - its critics notwithstanding - a success story"

Prof. Lammert opens Konrad Adenauer Lecture Series

On November 28, 2017 KAS' Regional Programme Asia and the Pacific had the honour of welcoming Prof. Norbert Lammert as the keynote speaker on the topic "Germany and Europe in a New Era of Global Challenges". The following [...] more…

Policy Session at the APRC Perth "Geopolitics in the Asia Pacific: Opportunities, Challenges and Perspectives”

KAS Australia and Pacific was privileged to be hosting an important geostrategic panel discussion at the APCR in Perth. It brought together the Foreign Ministers of Australia and Singapore, the Hon. Julie Bishop MP and the Hon. [...] more…

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