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June 18, 2012
Westerwelle, Akufo-Addo im Auswärtigen Amt

Westerwelle, Akufo-Addo im Auswärtigen Amt

Westerwelle Welcome Akufo-Addo to Germany. The Candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Akufo-Addo, will be talking to several People in Germany

May 24, 2012
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Traditional Women Leaders

Promoting Peace

Workshop on the Role of Traditional Women Leaders in Promoting Peaceful 2012 Presidential and Parliamentary Elections. Organised by the Centre for Indigenous Knowledge and Organizational Development (CIKOD), Institute of Development Studies, University of Cape Coast, and sponsored by Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS). Watch the Video!

May 11, 2012
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Emotions & Speeches

Public lecture in Tamale: Good Governance, Democracy, Justice and Peace in Northern Ghana

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February 28, 2012

Workshop for Traditional Authorities

Climate Change and Food Security in Upper West

The consequences of climate change can be seen most drastically in the north of Ghana. On 7th and 8th February, KAS and CIKOD organized a two days workshop in Wa to inform Traditional Authorities and Members of District Assemblies about climate change and food security. more…

February 17, 2012
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Congratulatory Message from J. A. Kufuor

50 Years of KAS International Collaboration

John Agyekum Kufuor, President of Ghana from 2000 to 2008, congratulates KAS for its international collaboration, whose head department (EIZ) is celebrating its 50-years-anniversary this year. In his message, Kufuor points out the worldwide relevance of the concept of Social Market Economy.

January 12, 2012

Workshop on Social Market Economy

The Role of Traders in Environmental Sustainability

A total of 335 participants took part in three workshops in Wenchi (21st Dec), Techiman (22nd Dec) and Nkoranza (29th Dec) comprising community leaders, officials from the District Assembly, market queens, traders and farmers and representatives from hairdressers and dressmakers associations as well as students. more…

September 21, 2011

Visit of H.E. Horst Köhler in Ghana

Launch of the John A. Kufuor Foundation

Following the invitation of the John A. Kufuor Foundation and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung the former German Federal President, his Excellency Mr. Horst Köhler, participated in the opening celebrations of the John A. Kufuor Foundation. more…

August 18, 2011
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Women empowerment in Upper West

Successful development cooperation in northern Ghana

The traditional female leaders are not only playing an important role on the local level. In particular with the recent foundation of the Hala-Kuro/Pognamine Association of Upper West Region the women gained importance on the tans-national level. As representatives of the women in the community they are possessing [...] more…

July 27, 2011
Chiefs

Successful workshop on local governance and gold mining

The contribution of the local and traditional leaderships to development processes in northern Ghana is of major importance. Recent gold discoveries entailed new challenges on the region and the inhabitants. Being aware of the extend of devastation of the gold mining companies, the traditional leaders and the Upper West Regional Coordinating Council (RCC) established initial stages for solutions to limit the negative effects on the environment.

May 11, 2011
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Campaigning 2.0 in the region:

THE VIDEO: "KAS E-lection Bridge Africa" in Ghana

Top political communicators from Africa and Germany gathered in Accra for the first edition of "KAS E-lection Bridge Africa". The regional media programme has compiled a four-minute-video of this successful event - featuring lively impressions and original statements by the participants. Watch now!