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September 28, 2016

Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation mourns the great statesman Shimon Peres

The KAS, which has had the privilege to work with the former statesman and Nobel Peace Prize laureate and his „Peres-Center for Peace“, mourns Shimon Peres togetehr with his family and the Israeli people. more…

September 27, 2016

Young Muslim leaders from Germany visit Israel

After the successful pilot in 2015, KAS Israel hosted a delegation of young Muslim leaders from Germany for the second time. With a diverse and intensive dialogue program, the measure aimed to connect the future opinion leaders with Israeli counterparts and to provide both sides with a fresh perspective on the other. more…

September 25, 2016

Round table discussion

Identity, Citiyenship and Integration: Minority Groups in Germany and Israel

KAS brought together a delegation of young Muslim leaders from Germany with young Israeli Jewish and Arab scholars for a round table discussion on concepts of identity, citizenship and integration. The participants examined the status and the role of the minority groups in Israeli and German societies, from a personal and political point of view. Comparative discussion contribute to a deeper understanding of the societies that will influence the future relations between Israel and Germany. more…

September 19, 2016

In those Days the Mid. East has no King

Professor Uzi Rabi at the annual lecture of the Konrad Adenauer Program for Jewish-Arab Cooperation

Marking September 11 KAS Israel and its Program for Jewish-Arab Cooperation at the Tel Aviv University organized a lecture event in order to analyzing the current situation in the Middle East. In his lecture, Professor Uzi Rabi, Head of the Moshe Dayan Center at Tel Aviv University, drew a direct line between al-Qaida activities that led to the events of September 11 and the phenomenon of the Islamic State today. more…

September 12, 2016
Seminar Cadenabbia

Seminar in Cadenabbia

Seminar for young Israeli and Palestinian leaders

Together with the Geneva Initiative, KAS Israel hosted a seminar for young Israeli and Palestinian leaders and journalists in Cadenabbia, Italy. During the seminar the participants were briefed on the core issues of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and discussed ways to reach a peace agreement between the two peoples.

August 22, 2016

The Palestinian-Israeli Pulse: A Joint P

A new twist to our joint poll

A small majority of Palestinians (51%) and Israelis (59%; 53% of Jewish Israelis and 87% of Arab Israelis) supports a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. more…

July 6, 2016
Football,Reconciliation and Peace

Football, Reconciliation and Peace

KAS Israel together with Goethe Institute hosted on July 5th an event about "Football, Reconciliation and Peace - How can football contribute to bridging between peoples?". The participants were Prof. Dr. Peiffer, Prof. Moshe Zimmermann, the football player Walaa Hussein and Dvir Zivan from Peres Center for Peace. The panel was moderated by the journalist Tal Heinrich.

June 27, 2016
EL-Konferenz Juni 2016

Faith in times of turmoil

This week, 50 Catholic and Jewish emerging leaders from all over the world discuss in Jerusalem how current challenges between their respective religions can be overcome and how religious extremism can be countered. The seminar is held by KAS Israel in cooperation with the Pontifical Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews and the IJCIC.

June 23, 2016

"Hipstory" Illustration

Konrad Adenauer as Hipster

Konrad Adenauer, our namesake and Germany’s first post-war chancellor, has always been part of history, but KAS Israel wanted him this time to be part of “Hipstory”, a series of illustrations by the very talented Israeli artist Amit Shimoni which pairs famous world leaders with the fashion of today’s youth. more…

June 19, 2016

2016 Annual Arms Control Conference

Arms Control at a Crossroads

In joint cooperation with the Institute for National Security Studies (INSS), KAS Israel is hosting a security conference with international experts who will discuss different perspectives on the issue of "arms control" and "nuclear disarmament". more…