Political Change

Panorama Insights into Asian and European Affairs

In recent years, domestic politics in both Europe and Asia have arguably become less predictable and prone to sudden, unexpected changes. Although domestic volatility is not a new phenomenon in either region, contemporary drivers are analogous and may be a reflection of a new era, with significant implications for both domestic and foreign policies. more…

July 17, 2018

Think Tank Report 3/2018

Insights into the agendas of international think tanks

In the Think Tank Report 3/2018 we take a look at: The future of mobility | Canada's new national big data strategy | How globalisation is changing income distribution | What blockchain technology can do for fragile states | Foreign interference in the next US elections | and many more... more…

Think Tank Report | July 10, 2018

A New Stage in the Rivalry Between the Great Powers?

How China, India and the USA Are Competing for Influence in the Indian Ocean

As the geopolitical and geo-economic importance of the Indian Ocean continues to grow, economic and strategic interests threaten to make it a more frequent scene of rivalries between the great powers India, the USA and China. Along with the Pacific, the Indian Ocean is thereby one of the main stages for potential conflict between old and new powers. But the European Union, and especially Germany, should also be doing more to defend their interests in the Indian Ocean. more…

Peter Rimmele, Philipp Huchel | International Reports | July 4, 2018

Multilateralism In A Changing World Order

"Multilateralism In A Changing World Order" sheds light on how different forms and patterns of multilateralism are evolving in the current international order. Experts from across Asia and Europe examine “multilateralism at work” and deliberate on what kind of multilateral collaboration can be expected in selected policy fields. more…

June 26, 2018

Digital Disruption and its Opportunities

MMA and KAS on “Managing Digital Disruption and Turning it into Opportunities”

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) in partnership with Madras Management Association (MMA) and Ernst and Young (EY) as Knowledge Partner held a one-day seminar on “Managing Digital Disruption and Turning it into Opportunities” on Monday, 11th June 2018 at the MMA Management Centre in Chennai. more…

Romina Liesel Elbracht | Event Reports | June 25, 2018