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33. Joint Staff Development Programme

Meeting of the KAS partner network in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

The annual meeting of the KAS partner network Joint Staff Development programme took place from 10th to 13th of September for the 33rd time. Topic of this year conference, organised by the Statesman Print Journalism School (SPJS) in partnership with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), Kolkata, were “Smart Cities” and “Smart Villages”. more…

Deepica Sachdeva | Event Reports | September 21, 2016

The NIAS-KAS workshop on Armed Conflict, Peace Audit and Early Warning

A Decennial Review on issues of peace and conflict during the last ten years

The KAS Liaison Office India, together with the National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS), Bangalore organized the tenth annual conference at the NIAS Campus from 8th to 11th June 2016. Prof. D. Suba Chandran, NIAS, Dr. Christian Wagner, Senior Fellow, German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP), Berlin, Prof. Rajaram Nagappa, NIAS, Dr. Baldev Raj, NIAS and other prominent intellects had discussions on the issues of achieving peace and avoiding conflict during the last ten years, and also forecast the next decade. more…

Event Reports | June 14, 2016

Convocation of Statesman Print Journalism School

Awarding ceremony for giving diploma certificates to the students

On 23rd May the students of eighth batch of SPJS received their diploma certificates. more…

Mark Alexander Friedrich | Event Reports | May 23, 2016

Cooperating for Sustainability

Dialogue and conference programme within the framework of ADB-Annual Meeting in Frankfurt

An Indian Delegation of policymakers and experts was in Germany within the framework of the Annual meeting of Asian Development Bank organized by Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation India. Among these were Dr Anirban Ganguly, Director of Syama Prasad Mookerjee Research Foundation, and M. M. Pallam Raju, former Union Minister for Human Resources Development in the Indian Government of the UPA, who got an opportunity to meet Dr Angela Merkel, the Chancellor of Federal Republic of Germany, Federal Minister Dr Gerd Müller and the Parliamentary State Secretary Hans-Joachim Fuchtel. more…

Pankaj Madan, Mark Alexander Friedrich | Event Reports | May 3, 2016

Waste Management in India

Dialogue and Conference Programme with Christian Hirte, Member of the German Parliament

Between April 19th and 24th, 2016, Christian Hirte, Member of German Parliament, visited India for a political dialogue and conference programme on waste management. As a part of dialogue he met Anurag Thakur, Member of Indian Parliament, Nalin Kohli, National Spokespersons of the Bharatiya Janata Party and an Advocate at the Supreme Court of India, Jairam Ramesh, Member of Indian Parliament (INC) und Former Minister of Environment and Forests, as well as Bhupender Yadav, Member of Indian Parliament and National General Secretary of the BJP. more…

Mark Alexander Friedrich | Event Reports | April 23, 2016