Helmut Kohl: Former German Chancellor and Honorary Citizen of the EU - His work and legacy for a united Europe //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.50330/ In cooperation with the Representation of the State Hessen to the European Union, the European Office of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) organized a discussion on Helmut Kohl on 9 October 2017. Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-10-13:meldung:57899 25 years Treaty of Maastricht: Thinking Europe Forward //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.50237/ The European Office of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and the Maastricht University took this occasion as an opportunity to present the "Thinking Europe Forward" conference together with numerous students, political and academic representatives. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-10-05:meldung:57807 Digital Summit in Tallinn: Importance acknowledged, but no concrete answers //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.50207/ The European Council Summit on 29 September 2017 in Tallinn focused on the topic of digitization, a core concern of Estonia, which now heads the EU Council Presidency. Mon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-10-02:meldung:57755 FORUM INTERNAL SECURITY #2: MORE SECURITY DUE A STRONGER COOPERATION //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49777/ European citizens are enjoying the easy way of travelling in Europe through the Schengen area. But this, control free travelling is also a getaway for criminals. Tue, 08 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-08-08:meldung:57231 FORUM INTERNAL SECURITY #1: ANSWERS TO A CHANGED SECURITY ENVIRONMENT //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49766/ The terrorist attacks of the past years in several European shattered the European citizens . Questions of the Internal security is a priority European matter such as national policy. In view of an increased threat International terrorism European Union and its Member States have boosted their security strategies. Mon, 07 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-08-07:meldung:57219 Think Digital! #INNOVATION POLICY: DIGITIZING EUROPE'S ECONOMY - BOOSTING COMPETITIVENESS BY INNOVATION //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49756/ ‘Think Digital!’ – A year-long series on the opportunities and challenges of the digital transformation has concluded its second block with a panel discussion on 28 June 2017. The series’ second topic was about innovation policies that play a vital role for Europe’s future and global competitiveness. Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-08-04:meldung:57218 1930 - 2017: The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of Helmut Kohl http://www.kas.de/bruessel/en/publications/49290/ 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. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-06-26:meldung:56680 European Council Summit of 22nd and 23rd: Europe in the Turnout: Meeting poweful challenges //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49360/ There were important, but not unexpected, decisions on the topics of security and migration that were most recently discussed. Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-06-24:meldung:56658 14. Trinational Meeting in St. Gerlach: Continuity and Reliability in uncertain times The European Union is currently facing many internal as well as external challenges. These range from the beginning Brexit negotiations on the ongoing economic and financial crisis in the Eurozone up to the increased danger of terror. Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-06-16:meldung:56650 Country Reports Belgium: The Belgian Federalism - a model with future? //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49064/ Belgium in general, is considered to be difficult to govern. For many observers, the kingdom is de facto divided into the Dutch-speaking, economically strong Flanders in the north and the French-speaking, economically rather weak Wallonia in the south. Thu, 01 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-06-01:meldung:56278