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May 19, 2011

Building bridges in Europe

President of the German Bundestag Prof. Norbert Lammert closes the KAS Literature conference

Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves and the President of German Bundestag Prof. Norbert Lammert met for discussion, which set the grand finale of the conference "Building bridges in Europe". more…

May 18, 2011

Building bridges in Europe

Ex-Prime Minister Prof. Bernhard Vogel urges for wakefullness in the process of European Integration

On the second day of the conference "Building bridges in Europe" in Tallinn honorary chairman of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Prof. Dr. Bernhard Vogel, prized the effort of Eastern Europeans in overcoming the splitting of Europe. more…

May 17, 2011

Building bridges in Europe

Europe as a continent of Commemoration

After yesterday's ceremonial opening of the conference "Building bridges in Europe. Literature, Values and European Identity" the scientific part of the conference began today. The frame for round 100 participants built the House of Blackheads. more…

May 16, 2011

Building bridges in Europe

State Secretary Thomas Rachel opens the conference on Values and Identity in Europe

In a full historic Town Hall of Tallinn the State Secretary at the German Ministry of Education, Thomas Rachel, and Estonian Minister of Science and Education, Prof. Jaak Aaviksoo, opened the 6th international conference "Building bridges in Europe". more…

May 11, 2011

Building bridges in Europe

International Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung conference guests in Tallinn

On behalf of Tallin's election to the European Capital of Culture 2011 Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung invites to an international conference "Building bridges in Europe. Literature, Values and European Identity" on May 16-19, to the Estonian capital city. more…

March 7, 2011

Parliamentary Elections 2011

Liberal-conservative government can continue it's work

Estonians have shown their confidence in their liberal-conservative government of Estonian Reform Party (RE) and the Union of Homeland and Res Publica (IRL). During the Parliamentary elections on March 6, the governing parties received 49.1 percent in total of citizen's votes. In Riigikoku, the Estonian Parliament, the IRL and RE can continue their job with solid 56 of 101 mandates. The KAS-Partner and EPP-Member IRL declared itself satisfied. more…

February 20, 2011

Event

Students simmulate activities of International Criminal Court

Together with the Estonian partners Unitas Foundation and Open Republic the KAS organizes a seminar series on the function and procedures of the International Criminal Court (ICC). Participants are simulating current processes at ICC. The project is supported by EU funds. more…

January 26, 2011

Competition for Scholl children

Building bridges in Europe

On behalf of the 60 anniversary of the ECSC-Treaty the KAS-Country Programme Baltic States announces Literature competition for 16-20 year old school children and youth with good German skills under the motto "Building bridges in Europe". The competition invites to think about and creatively describe motives or own experiences being together in Europe. The competition ends on 4th of April 2011. more…

January 1, 2011
2 Euro coin (national)

The Euro is here!

On the 1st of January Estonia as a seventeenth EU State joined the Euro zone.

December 22, 2010

Event

Homage for Arvo Pärt

In a Homage 2011 KAS shows respect to Arvo Pärt, one of the most prominent representatives of current classical music. The Estonian Composer merges different (Music) traditions in his spiritual and contemplative seemingly music together and develops a creation in an ethnical context. On January 19, the President of the German Bundestag Norbert Lammert will congratulate Arvo Pärt in a festive Soirée in the KAS Academy in Berlin. more…