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September 27, 2017

Meeting with Madame Patricia Espinosa, Executive Secretary of the UNFCCC

The side exchange took place in Libreville Gabun, where the 16th Session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment was held. more…

September 26, 2017

New Publication:" The impact of Climate Change Law on the principle of State Sovereignty Over Natural Resources"

A new KAS publication on the topic of climate Change Law by Dr. Sanita Van Wyk just still ready for the 23rd UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn in November 2017. more…

September 14, 2017
Prof. Dr. Josef Gochermann: Professor of Marketing and Technology Management, Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences; Christine von Lonski: General Manager, German Water Partnership ; Prof. Dr. Linda Godfrey: Manager Waste RDI , Council for Scientific Research,Pretoria; Dr. Friedrich Hetzel: Head of Department Water and Waste Management, German Association for Water, Wastewater and Waste; Prof. Dr. Oliver Ruppel, Director Climate Policy and Energy Security Programme for Sub-Saharan Africa, KAS

KAS at the opening of IFAT Africa 2017 in Johannesburg, South Africa

From 12-14 September 2017 IFAT Africa, the world leading brand for environmental technologies, was held for the second time at the Johannesburg Expo Center in South Africa. Professor Oliver Ruppel represented the KAS (Program for Climate Policy and Energy Security in Sub-Sahara Africa) and moderated the opening discussion.

September 13, 2017

Discussion Forum around Lake Chad

"First Yaounde discussion Forum around Lake Chad: Humanitarian Crisis exacerbated by Climate Change!"

The well attended discussion Forum took place on the 05th of September 2017 in the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung regional office in Yaounde. more…

August 28, 2017

Workshop "Biofuels in Cameroon: challenges and opportunities"

Konrad Adenauer Foundation organized a workshop on “enjeux des biocarburants au Cameroun” in Yaoundé on Wednesday 23 August 2017. This workshop brought together representatives of various public ministries to discuss the future of biofuels in Cameroon. more…

June 27, 2017

Workshop planning with Namibian Minister of Environment and Namibian Environmental Commissioner

The fruitful Meeting, on the side of the 16th session of AMCEN held in Libreville, ended up with the planification of a soon to come workshop co-hosted by KAS and the Namibian Minister of Environment and Tourism Mr. Pohamba Shifeta and Environmental Commissioner Mr. Teo Ngitila. more…

June 27, 2017

KAS congratulates new AMCEN President, H.E. Minister Estelle Ondo

Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) congratulates the incoming AMCEN President Madame la Ministre Estelle Ondo (Gabonese Ministry of Forestry, Fisheries and Environment, Responsible for the Protection and the Sustainable Management of Ecosystems). more…

June 26, 2017

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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…

June 16, 2017

16th session of African Ministerial Conference on the Environment (AMCEN)

Statement and key messages by the African Major Groups and Stakeholders were released in Libreville, Gabon, on the 15th June 2017. more…

June 15, 2017

Meeting with Dr. Rosalie Matondo, Congolese Minister of Forestry, Sustainable Development and Environment

The official meeting took place on the side of the 2017 AMCEN meeting (held in Libreville, Gabon from 12 – 16 June 2017) with Cameroon based Climate Policy and Energy Security Programme for Sub-Saharan Africa of the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS). more…