Special Report

"Transforming the New Threat Landscape"

In early September 2017, several practitioners, policymakers and academics travelled from Australia to the Academy of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung to participate in the 3rd ASPI–KAS Australia–Europe Counterterrorism Dialogue. A Special Report details the findings. more…


"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.



The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) is one of the political foundations of the Federal Republic of Germany. With its international activities and projects, the KAS makes a substantial contribution to international cooperation and understanding. It is named after the first Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, Konrad Adenauer.



June 18 - 20

1st Australian-German 1.5 Track Cyber Security Dialogue

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

June 29 - July 1

53rd University of Otago Foreign Policy School

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Inaugural Energy Policy Dialogue in Australia

"Global Energy Security and Climate Change in Australia, Europe and the Asia-Pacific Region”

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Regional Programme - Australia and the Pacific, in collaboration with the European Centre for Energy and Resource Security (EUCERS) at King’s College London and Climate-KIC Australia, brought [...] more…

Special Report:3rd ASPI-KAS Australia-Europe Counter-Terrorism Dialogue

"Transforming the New Threat Landscape"

A Special Report detailing the findings of our 3rd Australia-Europe Counter-Terrorism Dialogue, published in cooperation with the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) more…


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…

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