Library EKLA-KAS: Policy Papers

Research, articles and abstracts

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The Regional Program on Energy Security and Climate Change in Latin America of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, through research, events and collaborations made since its creation, presents the Library Policy Papers, to disclose to the general public experiences and knowledge gained in these years:

2016

Analysis of the advances in and impacts from the implementation of biodiversity policies, strategies, plan and programs in Amazon countries: Brazil, Boliva, Colombia and Peru
SPDA/ Programme EKLA-KAS
Available: English and Spanish

Integration and Electrical Security in Latin America:Publication Gesel and EKLA-KAS
GESEL/ Programme EKLA-KAS
Available: Portuguese, spanish and english

Innovation and Amazonia:FAB LAB Floating Amazon Project
FAB LAB Peru/ Programme EKLA-KAS
Available: Spanish

Sustainable Development and Energy Matrix in Latin America: Universal access to clean energy
CEDIN/Programme EKLA-KAS
Available: Portuguese and english

Vulnerability Assesment to Climate Change in the Municipality of Belo Horizonte
Waycarbon/ Programme EKLA-KAS
Available in: English, Spanish and portuguese

Panorama of Renewable Energy: the Industrial Sector in Latin America
FGV/Programme EKLA-KAS
Available: Portuguese and english

Governance Climate and Local Responses to Climate Change:Comparison of Case Studies for The Pacific Alliance Cities
Adapt Chile/Programme EKLA-KAS
Available:Spanish

How to accelerate the development of renewable energy in the Caribbean Island States
Dr. Christian Hübner/ Programme EKLA-KAS Available in: English, spanish and german

Habitat III: The irresistible rise of cities
Karina Marzano/Programme EKLA-KAS Available:English, spanish and portuguese

Tackling climate change in Latin America
Karina Marzano/ Programme EKLA-KAS
Available in: English and portuguese

A comparative analysis of energy transition in Latin America and Europe
FGV Energía/Programme EKLA-KAS
Available in: English, spanish and portuguese

Security Risks from Climate Change:New (Old) Conflicts in Latin America
Dr. Christian Hübner/ Programme EKLA-KAS
Available in: English and german

Paris Agreement: How it happened and what next
Dr. Luis Blanco, Johannes Hügel, Andrzej Blachowicz, Henry Derwent, Nelson Moreira Franco, Melissa Low Yu Xing
Available in: English

Challenges and opportunities for agriculture in Latin America
Organization Gobernabilidad Peru/ Programme EKLA-KAS
Available in: English, spanish and portuguese

State Crisis Instead of Final Sprint
Dr. Jan Woischnik, Alexandra Steinmeyer/ KAS Brazil
Available in: English, german and portuguese

Geopolitics of Energy Transition:Political Agenda
Dr. Christian Hübner/ Programme EKLA-KAS
Available in: German, spanish and english

Energy Geopolitics: The role of Latin America
FGV Crescimento & Desenvolvimento /Catavento Consultoria /Fundação Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Portuguese and english

Regional Energy Integration: Geopolitical and climate challenges
Centro Brasileño de Relaciones Internacionales /Asociación Civil de Estudios Populares /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish, portuguese and english

Joining the dots of informality and climate change:A discussion paper for practitioners
A2G Climate Partners /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: English

Will the expansion of wind and solar energy sources resist the fall in oil prices? :A look at Latin America and the Caribbean?
Ciro Marques Reis /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish, portuguese and english

Change the youth participation, change the climate: Young people in the definition of National Contributions in Latin America and the Caribbean countries
Generación +1 /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish

2015

Sustainability in the Atacama Region: a future that comprises three countries
Asociación Civil de Estudios Populares /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish

Climate change policy in Latin America: an economic perspective
Fundación Getulio Vargas /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: English

Timeline: History of environmental, climate and energy policies in Latin America 1940-2015
Valeria Biffi Isla /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish

History of environmental policy in Germany: CDU perspectives 1958-2015
Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish, portuguese and english

Environmental Encyclical: Latin American Perception and Organization
Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish, portuguese, german and english

Urban Climate Governance: The Latin American experience
Karina Marzano, Tim Cholibois /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish, portuguese, german and english

2014

Seizing opportunities for collaboration between cities and business for sustainable economies
CDP América Latina/ Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish, portuguese and english

Urban Sustainability: Experiences in Latin America
Gobiernos Locales por la Sustenatbilidad (ICLEI-Brasil) /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish and portuguese

Integrated Regional Energy Systems-Mercosur and its partners
Karina Marzano /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: English

Climate Report 2014
Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish, german and english

Seminar series Atacama -Sustainability in the Atacama Region: a future that compromises three countries
María José Guillén /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish and german

First Latin American forum for Urban Green Infrastructure
Karina Marzano /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish and english

III International conference on Adaptation to climate Change
Karina Marzano /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish, Portuguese and english

The Perception of Germany's "Energiewende" in Emerging Countries :Results of qualitive interviews on Germany’s transformation of the energy system in Brazil, China and South Africa
Instituto de investigación Dimap Infratest/ Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Portuguese

Flyer of the Regional Program Climate Change, Environment and Energy Security in Latin America
Programa Regional de Seguridad Energética y Cambio Climático en América Latina /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: English

German "Energiewende" in Brazil
Theresa Lieb /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish, portuguese, german and english

2013

Energy, environment and climate change: urgent for society, but ignored by political actors: National public opinion study
Instituto Ciudadano /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish

The end of the Yasuni-ITT initiative creates tensions between Ecuador and Germany
Winfried Weck , Carla Bonilla /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish and german

Manual: Contributions for local environmental management
Asociación Civil de Estudios Populares /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish

Decentralization and Environment in Colombia
Red de Iniciativas para la Gobernabilidad, la Democracia y el Desarrollo Territorial /Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish

2012

Declaration of Iquitos
Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish and german

Challenges and Opportunities of Non-Conventional Renewable Energy in the energy matrix of Chile
Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish

Law and Environmental Protection
Fundación Konrad Adenauer
Available in: Spanish

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Contact person

Dr. Christian Hübner

Head of the Regional Programme Energy Security and Climate Change in Latin America

Dr. Christian Hübner
Phone +51 1 320 2870