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June 25, 2017

Legal Responses to the Global Refugee Crisis

In a joint conference together with The Minerva Center for Human Rights in the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, legal experts from Europe and the Middle East examined the the existing legal gaps on refugee international law and discussed possible legal and policy responses more…

June 21, 2017
Klöckner und Netanyahu

CDU Vice Chairwoman Julia Klöckner visits Israel

In June, CDU vice chair Julia Klöckner, opposition leader in the parliament of Rhineland-Palatinate, visited the Holy Land for talks with local decision-makers.

June 1, 2017

The Israel-Europe Future Task Force

Finding the “unmet needs” of Israeli-European Relations

KAS Israel and Young Professionals in Foreign Policy Tel Aviv hosted the second meeting of the workshop series, which featured a keynote lecture by Mr. Fernando Gentilini, The EU Special Representative for the Middle East Peace Process and followed by a workshop and group discussion more…

May 29, 2017

Study and Information Day

Israeli-European Diplomacy in the Making

KAS Israel hosted students from the Adenauer Division for European Studies from the Ben Gurion University of the Negev for an interesting study and information day in Jerusalem, which gave the students an opportunity to experience "Diplomacy in the Making" through a serious of meetings and discussions more…

May 23, 2017
Round Table - European Right Wing Populism as part of the Europe Day in the Ben-Gurion University

Europe Day at the Ben-Gurion University

The Rise of European Right Wing Populism

Together with at The Centre for the Study of European Politics and Society, KAS hosted a special round table panel as part of the "Europe Day" events. The participants of the panel, who included the EU Ambassador to Israel Mr. Lars Faaborg-Andersen, addressed the roots of this phenomenon and the recent political developments.

May 18, 2017
Dr. Michael Borchard and Mr. Carlos Moedas

Visit of EU Commissioner Carlos Moedas

Dr. Michael Borchard, KAS Israel Director, had the honor of introducing Mr. Carlos Moedas, The EU Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, as part of a special visit of the commissioner to the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. Mr. Moedas met a group of students of European studies and discussed with them the latest achievements and the challenges of the EU.

May 16, 2017
KAS ELES Stipendiaten vor der Knesset

KAS and ELES scholarship holders visit the Holy Land

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Israel organized in cooperation with Ernst Ludwig Ehrlich Studienwerk a study and information program in Israel from May 7 to May 14, 2017. Within a week, the 20 scholarship holders received an insight into the political situation, the religious tensions and the future of German-Israeli relations.

May 14, 2017

„Fighting Terror“ in Europe and Israel

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung hosted an expert panel on the topic of "Fighting Terror in Europe and Israel". The panel took place as part of the 24th annual conference of the German-Israeli Lawyers Association (DIJV\IDJV) and was moderated by Dr. Michael Borchard, director of the KAS office in Israel more…

May 11, 2017

Developing Shared Space in Divided Socie

Making Space for Each Other

KAS-Israel held the 4th session of the joint “Kollek-Adenauer-Program” with the Jerusalem Institute for Policy Research and hosted Prof. Frank Gaffikin to speak about integrative urban planning of shared spaces in divided cities. more…

April 27, 2017

The annual BTC Conference

The Bologna Process in Israel and around the World

KAS hosted together with the CSEPS the Bologna Training Center annual Conference. Higher Education experts from around the world gathered to discuss the Bologna process from a comparative perspective, while reviewing how is the process being implemented outside and inside Europe and its future in Israel more…