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June 26, 2017

1930 - 2017

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of Helmut Kohl

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. more…

May 15, 2017

Regional reorganization of Ghana

The Minister of Regional Reorganization has meet two Regional Houses of Chiefs in order to discuss about the planned changes to create four more regions in Ghana. The chiefs were grateful to be integrated into this planning process at the very beginning. more…

March 31, 2017

business lunch

"You have blown our concerns away"

30.03.17, Accra / Vice-president Dr. Bawumia met more than 25 German business representatives to discuss the economic agenda of the new government. AHK Ghana and KAS Ghana organized this highly interesting event. more…

March 23, 2017

Balance between growth of GDP and Conservation of the Natural Resources

A round-table discussion organised by the Institute of Green Growth Solutions (IGGS) and the Konrad Adenauer-Stiftung; for various state organisations, civil society groups and NGOs. Theme “Natural Resource Accounting – Key for Sustainable Natural Resource Management in Ghana”. more…

March 2, 2017

Deepening of Ghana and German Economic Cooperation

A German Delegation led by Mr. Burkhardt Hellemann, Resident Representative of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung called on His Excellency Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, the Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, at the Flagstaff House in Accra. more…

August 7, 2015
A workshop on peace organized in collaboration with TEPPCON

Sustaining Peace Through Mediation

Over the years, the northern part of our country has been characterized by series of violent clashes leading to the deaths of several others and also loss of property. Mediation has been proven to be source of sustainable peace in most conflict situation; thus the theme for the workshop “Sustaining peace through mediation in Northern Ghana” was timely and appropriate.

August 5, 2015
A section of participants at a workshop on Local Governance organized by GUTA in collaboration with KAS

Local Governance

KAS in collaboration with GUTA organized a workshop on “Traders and Local Governance” in Tuobodom and Wenchi. The workshop was aimed at building the capacity of civil society organizations; in this case traders associations who are members of GUTA to enable them appreciate the central role they have to play in the local level governance process in order to promote and enhance quality service delivery by the various local level actors especially the District Assemblies (DAs).

August 5, 2015
Participants at the seminar on Financial Literacy organized by PEF with support form KAS

Financial Literacy

PEF with the support of the KAS organized a Financial Literacy Seminar to forge interactions between the SMEs and the financial institutions so that the business people can understand their processes and procedures in accessing facilities. The seminar was organised with the aim of creating an enhanced awareness and a road map for small businesses especially the SMEs, on the various forms of financing available in Ghana and how they can structure their businesses to qualify to access them.

October 29, 2014
Seminar on Politics and Environment organized in colloboration the University of Ghana, Legon (Political Science Department)

Politics and Environment

A workshop on politics and the environment was organized in collaboration with the Political Science Department of the University of Ghana, Legon. Among contemporary issues, Ebola emerged as a serious threat to political development in Africa. Speakers include Dr. Kofi Bonney a virologist from Nuguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research. In attendance were lecturers and students from the University of Ghana, Legon. Accra, 24/10/2014

October 29, 2014
Traditional Authorities and the Environment

National House of Chiefs

Together with the National House of Chiefs, a workshop with the theme Traditional Authorities and the Environment was realized from the 16th-18th October 2014. The subject of the role of Traditional Authorities to contribute to environmental management especially with the outbreak of Ebola which the State is unable to contain was topical; the need for Traditional Authorities which represent the people across the country to have firsthand information and discuss issues on Ebola was very critical.