January 22, 2015

Event in Berlin

"2015 will be a good year" - Free Trade Agreement between the European Union and Japan

German and Japanese experts at the Academy of the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation discussed the benefits and challenges of a free trade agreement between Japan and the European Union. more…

January 8, 2015


Combating Corruption – Implications of the G20 Action Plan for the Asia-Pacific Region

The book by Dr. Norman Abjorensen sheds light on the extent of corrupt activities in several Asian-Pacific countries, determining the type, cause and measures taken up, in order to curb the spread and institutionalisation of corruption. more…

December 24, 2014
Frohe Weihnachten

Merry Christmas

We wish you a joyful holiday and a happy new year

We would like to thank you for your support and attention this year and are looking forward to an exciting and eventful time in 2015.

November 17, 2014

International Symposium

Prospects and Challenges for the Future Generation

“Generation Y” and “Generation Z” - What are the work prospects for this generation? The conference “Prospects and Challenges for the Future Generation” on 03. December 2014 in Tokyo addresses the challenges and analyses possible policy reforms both from a Japanese, German and Asian perspective. more…

November 6, 2014


Asia’s Approach to Professional Corporate Social Responsibility

The conference "Asia’s Approach to Professional Corporate Social Responsibility: Chances and Challenges for Closer International Cooperation" on 19 November 2014 in Vietnam aims to discuss, analyze and uncover the chances and challenges of implementing CSR policies from various perspectives. more…

September 2, 2014


Afghanistan: Lessons Learnt and the Road ahead

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. more…

August 26, 2014


Energy Efficiency – Economic and Ecological Potential for Japan and Europe

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. more…

July 28, 2014

International Reports 7/2014

Development and Social Security in Asia

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. more…

June 11, 2014

International Conference in Manila

Two Sides of a Coin: A Forum on Combating Corruption and Promoting Economic Competitiveness

On 16 July 2014, we will host an international conference in Manila. Please have a look at our draft agenda. more…

June 10, 2014


Can Asia Unite Around Economic Integration?

On 25 June 2014 we will host the workshop "Can Asia unite around economic integration?" with European Council on Foreign Relations. Please have a look at our draft agenda. more…