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July 23, 2015

International Workshop

Energy Security in Latin America

On July 11, 2015, the Regional Programme Political Parties and Democracy in Latin America of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation and Christian Democrat Organization of America (ODCA, for its acronym in Spanish), organized the workshop “Regional challenges on energy security more…

June 3, 2015

REGIONAL ENERGY INTEGRATION: geopolitical and climate challenges

On the 1st and 2nd of June, 2015, in Brasilia, was held the conference "Regional Energy Integration: geopolitical and climate challenges" in collaboration among EKLA-KAS and CEBRI, with the support of ACEP. Follow here the main discussions carried on by representatives from nine countries in the region. more…

May 19, 2015

The Latin American Experience

Urban Climate Governance

Focusing on Latin America, Brazil in particular, this article presents the benefits of dealing with climate change at the local level and aims to demonstrate how cities have become centres of innovation in this area. more…

March 3, 2015

The Senate of the Republic, Mexico

Meeting with the Council of environmental and climate protection network "Red Sinergia Azul por el Medio Ambiente"

On February 25, 2015 was conducted a meeting between the "Red Sinergia Azul por el Medio Ambiente" and the Head of the Regional Programme Energy Security and Climate Change in Latin America, Dr. Christian Hübner. more…

March 3, 2015

Climate Change

Sustainability Challenges and Opportunities for Mexican Cities

Around 30 Mexican cities gathered at the Museum of Mexico City, on 26 February to discuss the issue of sustainability in a workshop held by CDP with the support of the KAS. Read the report of the event here. more…

February 12, 2015

Climate Change

Sustainability Challenges and Opportunities for Mexican Cities

Around 25 Mexican cities will gather at the Museum of Mexico City, on 26 February to discuss the issue of sustainability in a workshop held by CDP with the support of the KAS. more…

January 28, 2015

"Global Go To Think Tank Report 2014"

KAS: First place in the category "Best Think Tank Network"

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung e.V. achieved excellent results in the latest edition of the “Global Go To Think Tank Index of 2014”, published by the University of Pennsylvania. The Foundation made first place in the category “Best Think Tank Network”. more…

January 6, 2015

Regional Programme under new management

At the beginning of this year, Dr. Christian Hübner takes over the management of the Regional Programme Energy Security and Climate Change in Latin America. A shift of the seat of the Regional Programme from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Lima, Peru also took place. more…

December 19, 2014

KAS at COP20

At the climate conference Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung supported actors from the private sector and local governments. Both are important parties in the process of a new bottom up approach within the climate negotiations that stands in contrast to previous top down attempts. more…

December 17, 2014

Seizing opportunities for collaboration between cities and business for sustainable economies

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung supports this study, written by CDP, which examines responses to an annual survey on climate change from 46 city governments in Latin America. more…