The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in the pavilion OliAle

Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games

August 18 Thursday

Date/time

August 18, 2016, 2:30pm–9:30pm

Loc.

Pavilhão OliAle, Praia de Leblon, Av. Delfim Moreira 54, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Type

Event

The KAS presents its work in Brazil and that of its institutional partners in the pavilion OliAle of the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany on the Leblon Beach in Rio de Janeiro.

Also available in Português, Deutsch

Program for the 15th of September here

The Konrad Adenauer Foundation presents itself and its partners in the German Pavilion "OliAle" during the Olympic and Paralympic Games 2016 in Rio. We cordially invite you to participate actively in our discussions, get to know our work in Brazil and the world and inform yourself about our publications and our scholarships! Participation is free of charge and without prior registration. We offer simultaneous interpretation into German and Portuguese.

2:30 pm Opening: THE KONRAD ADENAUER FOUNDATION AT THE PAVILION OLIALE
The former Olympic athlete and current Member of the German Parliament Eberhard Gienger will attend the opening of the KAS activities in the German Pavilion.
Welcoming speech: Jan Woischnik, Head @ KAS Brazil and Eberhard Gienger (CDU, Christian Democratic Union), Member of the German Parliament and President of the Working Group Sports and Volunteering of the CDU/CSU Parliamentary Group of the German Parliament.

3:00 pm Quiz: CITIES OF THE FUTURE: URBAN RESPONSES TO CLIMATE CHANGE
The interactive quiz explores how different cities in Chile and Brazil are dealing with climate change. Opening: Dr. Jan Woischnik, Head @ KAS Brazil
Panel: Alan Porto, Environmental Secretary of Cuiaba; Antonio Abarca, Head of Department for Sustainable Development of Pudahuel, Chile; Silvia Brilhante, Environmental Secretary of Rio Branco
Moderation: Amalia Safatle, Founder and Editor @ Revista Página 22

5:00 pm Workshop: THE POLITICS WE WANT: HOW TO STRENGTHEN POLITICAL ENGAGEMENT
Speakers and the public will debate in a workshop (world café) how the political engagement of the Brazilian society can be strengthened – particularly among youth and women.
Opening and Moderation: Marina Caetano, Project Coordinator @ KAS Brazil
Panel: Amanda Segnini, Co-Founder @ Engajamundo; Humberto Dantas, Head of Postgraduate Studies in Political Science @ Fundação Escola de Sociologia e Política; José Mario Brasiliense, Founder and Head @ Oficina Municipal

7:00 pm Book Launch: BRAZIL IN LIGHT OF THE OLYMPIC GAMES 2016: POLITICAL, ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL ASPECTS
The authors and the public will debate how a mega-event such as the Olympic Games offers opportunities and challenges for Brazil.
Opening and Moderation: Reinaldo Themoteo, Editor @ KAS Brazil
Panel: João Ricardo Viegas, Analyst for International Relations @ Instituto Nacional do Câncer and Head of Studies in International Relations @ IUPERJ/Candido Mendes; Maria Fiszon, Researcher in Architecture and Urban Planning @ UFF; Pedro Trengrouse, Head of Studies FGV/FIFA/CIES and Professor of Law @ FGV; Thereza Lobo, Managing Director @ Rio Como Vamos; Dr. Vinicius Netto, Professor of Architecture and Urban Planning @ UFF

8:30 pm Musical Performance: 5PI, MUSIC SCHOOL OF ROCINHA
The orchestral group 5Pi was founded in 2011 and comprises 5 adolescents who received their musical education at the Music School of the Favela Rocinha. The school is a cultural association which was founded by the German Music Professor Hans Ulrich Koch and is dedicated to social development through music.
Opening: Carla Shores, Coordinator of Institutional Relations @ KAS Brazil

9:30 pm End of the Event
Participation is free of charge and without prior registration. We offer simultaneous interpretation into German and Portuguese. The program is subject to change.
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Arrival

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The German Pavillon "OliAle"

The German Pavillon "OliAle"

Inside the Pavillon

Inside the Pavillon

The Fundation Konrad Adenauer in Rio de Janeiro

The Fundation Konrad Adenauer in Rio de Janeiro

Contact person

Alexandra Steinmeyer

Deputy Head of KAS Office Brazil

Alexandra Steinmeyer
Phone +55 21 2220 5441
Fax +55 21 2220 5448
Languages: Deutsch,‎ English,‎ Español,‎ Português,‎ Français

Carla Shores

Institutional Relations

Carla Shores
Phone +55 21 2220 5441
Fax +55 21 2220 5448
Languages: Português,‎ Deutsch,‎ English