Publications

Panel Discussion on Indo-German relations

Presentation of the Book: Opportunity Beckons

“There are huge possibilities in the India-Germany relationship which have the potential for global and regional impact. New opportunities will come up to take the relationship to a new level if we think differently”, said Mr. Suresh Prabhu, Minister for Railways, while addressing a session on “India-Germany: Opportunity Beckons” organized jointly by CII and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS). more…

Pankaj Madan, Paras Gupta | Event Reports | May 4, 2017

Trends in Non-Traditional Security

International Conference on Threats and Responses

The Central University of Jammu, Christ University Bengaluru and the Liaison Office India of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, in association with Jammu & Kashmir Police, organized a conference on “Trends in Non-Traditional Security” from April 19th till 21st, 2017 in Jammu. Among the participants of the three-day conference were experts from security, academia, science, civil service, and think-tanks. The conference took place as a follow-up to a conference on the same topic in Bangalore in September 2016. more…

Pankaj Madan, Paras Gupta | Event Reports | April 27, 2017

Water Security in the times of Climate Change – Geopolitical Challenges

Third TERI-KAS Resource Dialogue

The third TERI-KAS Resource Dialogue was organised by The Energy and Resource Institute (TERI) and the India Office of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Goa from April 11th till 13th. During the three day conference the political, economic and social dimensions of water security in India and the region were discussed. more…

Pankaj Madan, Mark Alexander Friedrich | Event Reports | April 25, 2017

Economic Reforms with Reference to Electoral Issues

All India Seminar of the Confederation of Indian Bar

On April 8th and 9th, the Confederation of Indian Bar (CIB), with the support of the Liaison Office India of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, organized a seminar titled “Economic Reforms with Reference to Electoral Issues”. The Inaugural Address was delivered by the Hon´ble President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee. Among the speakers were the Honorable Justice J.S. Khehar, Chief Justice of India, and Honorable Justice Dipak Misra, senior most judge of the Supreme Court of India. more…

Pankaj Madan, Mark Alexander Friedrich, Paras Gupta | Event Reports | April 10, 2017

Attitudes, Anxieties and Aspirations of India´s Youth: Changing Patterns

Presentation of the 3rd Youth Study by CSDS and KAS India

On April 3rd, 2017, the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS) and the Liaison Office India of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung released the third Youth Study in New Delhi. The presentation was attended by over 120 guests from politics, civil society, and media. This CSDS-KAS report presents the findings of a sample survey-based study on India’s young population (15-34-year-olds) conducted in April and May, 2016 and follows up on the previous Youth Studies from 2007 and 2013. more…

Pankaj Madan, Mark Alexander Friedrich | Event Reports | April 4, 2017