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January 19, 2017

Publication

Brexit means hard Brexit

An analysis of PM Theresa May's speech on the UK's plans for the forthcoming Brexit negotiations: "It is now apparent that the government plans to pursue a complete exit from the EU (Hard Brexit) and, at the same time, seeks good neighbourly relations with the EU, but the message is also clear: "No deal is better than a bad deal." more…

January 16, 2017

EUCERS/KAS Energy Talks 2017

Energy Security in the Era of Climate Change

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

January 5, 2017
Konrad Adenauer & Winston Churchill

Konrad Adenauer

Happy Birthday, Konrad Adenauer!

Today would be the 141st birthday of Konrad Adenauer, the first Chancellor of post-war Germany. Happy Birthday, Konrad Adenauer!

December 14, 2016

United for the Better: My European Way

Dr. Hans-Gert Pöttering's autobiograpy in English launched in London

Dr Hans-Gert Pöttering, former President of the European Parliament and Chairman of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, last night launched the English language version of his autobiography "United for the Better: My European Way" in London. While in London, Dr Pöttering held a number of political discussions, where he gave his thoughts on the British-German relationship, the current state of British politics, as well as the challenges facing the European Union. more…

December 12, 2016

Europe’s values – Europe’s future

Book launch and panel discussion with Dr Hans-Gert Pöttering

It is with great pleasure that we are inviting you to attend a panel discussion and book launch with Dr. Hans-Gert Pöttering, former President of the European Parliament and Chairman of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung. more…

November 22, 2016

Oxford German Forum 2016

Brexit: Quo Vadis?

Last week, this year's Oxford German Forum took place, organised by the German Society at Oxford University and supported by the KAS UK and Ireland office. The event brought together politicians, academics, diplomats and thinkers to discuss ranging from transatlantic security to migration. more…

November 22, 2016

KAS UK & Federal Trust

A Defence and Security Strategy for Europe

You are cordially invited to the joint seminar with the Federal Trust and the Global Policy Institute, which will review the present state of the debate around defence and security and the prospects for future developments in a rapidly changing geopolitical environment. more…

November 11, 2016

Irish Press

Trump ‘compliments’ Irish economic policy in phone call, says Kenny

US president-elect Donald Trump has invited Taoiseach Enda Kenny to the White House for St Patrick’s Day in 2017. During a 10 minute conversation, the Taoiseach congratulated Mr Trump on his victory and “both men committed to working together to the mutual benefit of Ireland and the United States,” according to a spokeswoman for Mr Kenny. more…

November 3, 2016
Royal Courts of Justice

Brexit

Government loses Article 50 court ruling

The British government must ask the parliament to vote on whether the UK can start the process of leaving the European Union, the High Court has ruled.

November 2, 2016
British German Dialogue 2016

British German Dialogue

British German Dialogue 2016

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