Experts discussion

Upcoming Presidential Election discussed with ODIHR-Director

On April 20, 2015 Director of OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR), former State Secretary, Michael Georg Link, visited the KAS-Belarus Office. Together with international Experts Director of KAS-Office Belarus, Dr. Wolfgang Sender, briefed ODIHR-Director on political situation in the country as well as on preparations for local Election observation initiatives. more…


Education system in Belarus

On April 18 to 19, 2015 the Belarus Office of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation invited implementers of the website to Vilnius to discuss the education system in Belarus. After presentation of the tasks and activities of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation by the Director of the Belarus Office, Dr. Wolfgang Sender, discussion on perspectives for Belarusian participation at the Bologna process as well as editing workshop of the website took place. more…

KAS Belarus office starts blog on Presidential Elections 2015

In autumn 2015 Presidential elections in Belarus are scheduled. Which conditions are set by incumbent Alexander Lukashenko? How can the European Union contribute to fair and free elections? In our blog KAS Belarus reports continuously - currently in German language only. more…



Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) is a German political foundation. On the national and international level, we employ political education to promote democracy, peace, freedom, and justice. Since April 2007 the KAS Country Office for Belarus works in Vilnius, Lithuania. On this page you will find further information on our work.



Sep. 6 - 10

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25 Years of Reunification

The German Transition in the Eyes of Belarusians

Oct. 2

Implications of a new security environment for Belarus

Issues of security policy of Belarus after Crimea

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Previous events

May 1 - 3

Local Elections in Lithuania: Lessons Learned

Mar. 25

Belarus Freedom Day


Political implications for Belarus after joining Bologna process

Discussion with political youth and student's associations in Vilnius

Political isolation and a weak education system are reasons for an ongoing brain-drain from Belarus. Since April however new perspectives for Belarusians emerged: Belarus was allowed to participate in the European Higher [...] more…

Lithuanian MPs become “godparents” of political prisoners in Belarus

Belarusian Freedom Day in Vilnius

On 25 March 2014, a series of events took place in Vilnius to celebrate the Belarusian Freedom Day and commemorate the Belarusian People's Republic (BPR), created on this date in 1918. One of such events, the discussion "Freedom [...] more…

Revolt in the Name of Freedom: Forgotten Belarusian Gene?

Papers of the conference

This book is a collection of papers from the international conference “Revolt in the Name of Freedom. Forgotten Belarusian Gene?” which took place on March 8–10, 2013 in Warsaw. It was the fifth conference of that kind organized [...] more…

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Belarus Office

Country Office for Belarus
Totoriu g. 21
LT-01121 Vilnius, Lithuania
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