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October 4, 2017

Rio de Janeiro

XIV International Security Conference "Forte de Copacabana"

On September 29, the XIV International Security Conference "Forte de Copacabana" with the topic "Security Architecture: An Exchange between South America and Europe" took place in Rio de Janeiro. more…

September 25, 2017

International Security Conference “Forte de Copacabana“

On September 29, the XIV International Security Conference “Forte de Copacabana“, whose topic is “Security Architecture: An Exchange between South America and Europe”, will take place in Rio de Janeiro. more…

September 21, 2017

Norbert Lammert visits Brazil

Invited by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, the President of the German Federal Parliament (Bundestag) will be in Brazil on September 28 and 29. more…

July 3, 2017

1930 - 2017

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of Helmut Kohl

An outstanding German statesman and a great European has passed away. The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of former German Chancellor Dr. Helmut Kohl, the Chancellor of German reunification and Honorary Citizen of Europe. more…

March 13, 2017

New policy paper

Brasília under investigation - President may have to fear for his mandate

The "Lava Jato" corruption investigations involving the state-run oil company Petrobras have been bringing out new corruption charges on a near daily basis. Meanwhile the corruption investigations could also pose a threat to the mandate of current president Michel Temer (PMDB). more…

October 18, 2016

XIII International Security Conference “Forte de Copacabana”

Rio de Janeiro in the focus of international politics of security: For the 13th time, the International Security Conference “Forte de Copacabana” gathered politicians, army officers, diplomats and academics from both Europe as well as Latin America together. more…

September 27, 2016

XIII Forte de Copacabana International Security Conference

International security issues to be discussed in Rio de Janeiro on 14 October: Brazilian Minister of Defense, Raul Jungmann, to speak on the opening session more…

August 18, 2016

Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in the pavilion OliAle

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 18th of August on the Leblon Beach in Rio de Janeiro. more…

May 9, 2016

Regional Security Symposium

Beyond the Nation State - Which Role for Regional Security Cooperation in the Face of Increasing Threats?

Although the security threats the USAN and the EU face differ, they coincide in that they call for a response beyond the nation state. more…

April 27, 2016

State Crisis Instead of Final Sprint

In the next 100 days, 10 issues shall decide whether the Olympics shall become a success or not in crisis-struck Brazil

100 Days prior to their Opening Ceremony, Brazil has practically forgotten this summer’s Olympics and Paralympics. Instead the country is involved in a deep economic and political crisis. more…