The conference on 24 September 2014 in Tokyo analyzed the current situation in Afghanistan. Experts from Afghanistan, Japan, Germany and NATO illustrated the chances and challenges for future cooperation.
Distinguished speakers from Europe and Japan reflected on the existing challenges for safe and affordable energy and discussed possible solutions during the event "Energy Efficiency – Economic and Ecological Potential for Japan and Europe" on 30 September 2014 in Tokyo.
International Reports 7/2014
The future of effective social security systems in Asia depends on economic development. Therefore, an economic policy requires a stronger focus on quality and sustainability.
The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) is a political foundation in the Federal Republic of Germany. Its activities and projects support a proactive approach towards international cooperation and understanding. This website serves to give an overview of the foundation’s activities in Japan.
The future of effective social security systems in Asia depends on economic development. Following an increase in labour productivity and domestic consumption a financially strong middle class may evolve and income disparities [...]
Former German Environment Minister Klaus Töpfer in interview with KAS.de
A translation of a phone interview with Klaus Töpfer on the German "Energiewende" ("Die ganze Welt blickt auf Deutschland", 29 July 2013)
What does it really mean?
The Social Market Economy is a proven economic and social model that not only provided Germany with its economic miracle after the Second World War, but that also brought the country many years of stability and prosperity. But [...]
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