Event Reports

Germany-Latin America: Strategic Alliance for a Global Energy Transition Policy

KAS & IASS Side Event to the 4th Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue

On April 17th and 18th Germany hosted the Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue 2018, the largest Dialogue ever with more than 2,000 participants from 95 countries, 43 ministers and state secretaries and 120 international speakers. On April 16th, KAS & IASS organized an official Side Event to BETD, with a special focus on the German-Latin American Strategic Alliance for a Global Energy Transition Policy. more…

Karina Marzano Franco | April 18, 2018

Contributions of Blockchain Technology to Climate Finance Transparency Initiatives

Design Thinking Workshop

The Regional Programme for Energy Security and Climate Change in Latin America of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation (EKLA-KAS) and the Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) organized a design thinking workshop on blockchain technology in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. The workshop aimed at identifying potential contributions of blockchain technology to more transparency in global climate finance. more…

Lasse Schulz | April 3, 2018

The lithium value chain

The workshop on "The Lithium Value Chain" in La Paz, Bolivia was attended by representatives of the Bolivian government, a delegation from the European Union and experts from Chile and Argentina who discussed the role of South America in the energy transition and cooperation for sustainable development. more…

Karina Marzano Franco | December 11, 2017

NDCs: What is there for Latin America big cities?

Final Workshop

During the fourth (and last) workshop of the series NDCs: What Is There for American Big Cities? experts from Mexico, Peru, Argentina and Brazil debated the results of the comparative study for the implementation of The Paris Agreement on Climate Change goals (Nationally Determined Contributions or NDCs). more…

Ilona Gremminger | October 26, 2017

Distributed Generation:

International Experiences and Comparative Analyses

The Regional Programme for Energy Security and Climate Change in Latin America, led by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation (EKLA-KAS), and the Electricity Sector Study Group (GESEL) located in the Institute of Economics of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (IE/UFRJ) organized a workshop on the decentralization of electrical systems, impacts in the micro generation electric network and its economic-financial consequences for distributors. more…

Ilona Gremminger | October 24, 2017


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