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Angela Merkel pledges to help Ireland ‘safeguard its interests’ in the upcoming Brexit talks

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has pledged to help Ireland safeguard its interests in the upcoming Brexit talks saying she is aware Irish concerns including the "very important issues of war and peace". Her remarks came ahead of a meeting with Taoiseach Enda Kenny in Berlin on Thursday evening where she also praised Ireland's growing economy. more…

Group photo - Cadenabbia British German Dialogue 2017

British German Dialogue

British German Dialogue 2017

Last week we held our annual British German Dialogue in Cadenabbia, where politicians, think-tankers, business figures and academics from both countries gathered to discuss British-German relations.

Ralph Brinkhaus MdB, Katherine Meenan (IIEA) & Hans Blomeier (KAS)

Ralph Brinkhaus MdB UK & Ireland visit

During his recent visit to the UK and Republic of Ireland, Ralph Brinkhaus MdB met with Katherine Meenan (centre) from the Dublin-based Institute for International and European Affair (IIEA). Mr Brinkhaus was accompanied by KAS UK and Ireland director, Hans Blomeier.



The cooperation with the United Kingdom and Ireland has been of great importance for the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung since it established an office in London in 1981. Politically, the United Kingdom, as well as Ireland, are important partners of Germany. Therefore our aim is to strengthen and deepen these close relationships.



May 16

Impact of Brexit on the financial services industry (TBC)

KAS & Federal Trust

June 27

Brexit Begins: How to avoid disaster & make the most of it for both sides

KAS / WMCES London Debate 2017

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Previous events

Apr. 6

The role of natural gas in the EU energy mix in the context of the Paris Agreement

EUCERS/KAS Energy Talks 2017

Mar. 7

Energy Security in the Era of Climate Change

EUCERS/KAS Energy Talks 2017


KAS/GMF/Chatham House: Economic Populism - A Transatlantic Perspective

Event Contribution

On 30 November 2016 the London office of the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS), in cooperation with Chatham House and the German Marshall Fund of the United States, organised an expert workshop on the topic of 'Economic Populism - a [...] more…

Is the West Thinking Strategically about Russia?

Event Contribution

This report is a summary of a bilateral workshop held by the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) in November 2016. The focus of the discussion was whether the UK and Germany will align [...] more…

The Future of Oil: Between cooperation & competition

EUCERS Strategy Paper 13

This report takes a historical view of the path by which oil came to be the dominant fuel of our time. It becomes clear from this reading that oil became competitive by solving five key energy security challenges: availability, [...] more…

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