1930 - 2017: The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of Helmut Kohl http://www.kas.de/estland/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:56693 Scholarship holders visit Tallinn The Tallinn office of the foundation was visited by 14 scholarship holders from Düsseldorf on the 16th of January. “European integration – Tallinn representing Baltic innovation and European progress” was the slogan of the visit. Elisabeth Bauer, the head of the KAS office in Tallinn, gave an introduction to the political situation of Estonia. This was followed by a discussion with the politician of the Estonian IRL-party, Mat Nutt. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2016-02-05:meldung:49974 The Crisis in Ukraine: An Estonian Perspective //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.40779/ While the two former Soviet republics are geographically located rather far apart on continental Europe, the crisis in Ukraine has a much greater effect on the Baltic state of Estonia than one would have originally assumed. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2015-03-23:meldung:46022 Russian Minority in Estonia //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.40778/ Russian minorities and their discontent, as well as so-called “pro-Russian separatists”, have repeatedly been addressed by Moscow, and the Russian majority of Crimea’s population served as an official justification for its incorporation into the Russian Federation. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2015-03-23:meldung:46021 13th Estonian Parliamentary Elections: Estonia’s view to the west //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.40666/ Estonia continues its consequent orientation to the West, being resembled by commitment to both EU and NATO, also after the parliamentary elections of 1 March 2015. Fri, 13 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2015-03-13:meldung:45888 Discussion and Film screening: 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and the Representation of the European Commission in Estonia are organising on Monday, 10th Nov., a lecture in the city of Tallinn by Dr. Wolfgang Welsch, Eastern German dissident, together with Tunne Kelam MEP, founding member of the Estonian National Independence Party followed by the screening of the political thriller "The sting of the Scorpion" Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2014-10-30:meldung:44179 German Spring: Lecture about local and regional politics In the framework of „German Spring“ organized under the direction of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Estonia with the cooperation with the land Schleswig-Holstein in Germany, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung e.V. invites you to the lecture. The importance of the local self-governance as a key to the successful regional and urban development will be presented by Dr. Petra Roth, former Lord Mayor of Frankfurt Main and former President of the German Association of City authorities. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2014-03-20:meldung:41432 State of Europe with Herman Van Rompuy: Post-Wall Europe needs to become “Europe for all” http://www.kas.de/wf/en/33.35996/ 24 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy expressed his concerns over the challenges Europe is facing today. Mon, 11 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2013-11-11:meldung:39899 25th anniversary of the Estonian National Intependence Party More than 300 guests from all over Estonia gathered on Oct 28, 2013 in the Concert Hall Estonia in Tallinn, to attend the 25th anniversary conference of the founding of the Estonian National Independence Party (ENIP). Among others, in the course of the conference, Urmas Reinsalu, Defence Minister of Estonia and Chairman of the IRL, informed himself at the info desk of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung e.V. Fri, 11 Oct 2013 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2013-10-11:meldung:39520 Hans-Gert Pöttering was re-elected as Chairman of the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation The Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation confirmed the former President of the European Parliament Dr. Hans-Gert-Pöttering (MEP) as Chairman of the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation on 14th June, 2013 in Berlin. Pöttering has held his rank since 1st January 2010. “The unjustified sentence of two of our colleagues by the Egyptian court was a big shock. This will not stop the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation from promoting its partners in the building of democratic structures and the rules of law”, said Pöttering. Mon, 17 Jun 2013 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2013-06-17:meldung:38186