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May 31, 2017

KAS & European Movement Ireland

Two Islands: Brexit and the Future of Europe

You are cordially invited to attend 'Two Islands: Brexit and the Future of Europe' in Dublin, Ireland. This event is hosted by European Movement Ireland and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung UK & Ireland Office. more…

May 3, 2017

EUCERS / KAS Energy Talks 2017

Industrial Carbon Performance – European and Global Perspectives

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung UK & Ireland Office cordially invites you to the third workshop in 2017, co-hosted by the European Centre for Energy and Resource Security (EUCERS) at King’s College London. more…

April 6, 2017

Irish Press

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…

April 3, 2017
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.

March 20, 2017
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.

March 15, 2017

EUCERS/KAS Energy Talks 2017

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

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung UK & Ireland Office cordially invites you to the second workshop in 2017, co-hosted by the European Centre for Energy and Resource Security (EUCERS) at King’s College London. more…

March 3, 2017
Minister Christian Schmidt & Hans-Hartwig Blomeier

Minister Christian Schmidt visits London

Christian Schmidt, German minister for Food and Agriculture, was in London this week, where he was speaking at this year's LSE German Symposium. During his visit, he also met with KAS UK and Ireland Director, Hans Blomeier.

March 3, 2017
Professor Jo Shaw (University of Edinburgh) & Hans-Hartwig Blomeier (KAS UK & Ireland)

KAS & Federal Trust

Europe on the move: Workers, refugees and security

Professor Christian Dustmann (UCL), Professor Jo Shaw (University of Edinburgh) and Dr. Niko Bosnjak, (Research Assistant to Dr Tim Ostermann MdB), on 28th February 2017 discussed the highly topical issue of migration - its impact on workers and refugees, as well as concomitant security questions from both British and German perspectives. The event was organised by the KAS office in London, in co-operation with the Federal Trust and the Global Policy Institute.

February 23, 2017

Irish Press

Fine Gael leadership succession race under way

The contest to succeed Enda Kenny as Taoiseach and leader of Fine Gael is effectively under way after Mr Kenny told his parliamentary party on Wednesday night he would deal “conclusively” with the leadership issue when he returns from the United States after St Patrick’s Day. more…

February 14, 2017

KAS & Federal Trust

Europe on the move: Workers, refugees and security

You are cordially invited to this year's first joint seminar with the Federal Trust the Global Policy Institute. The event will examine the questions of workers, refugees and security. more…