April 21, 2016

Economic Growth and the Role of Women

Pictures of international conference in Tokyo now online. more…

March 11, 2016

The Role of EU and NATO for Japan's Security

Pictures and PowerPoint presentations of speakers during this weeks' conference now online. more…

November 15, 2015

Economic Sustainability at the End of Double Digit Growth

From November 10-12, the regional economic governance programme (SOPAS) hosted a workshop on economic sustainability in East Asia for professors and selected students from the region, as well as European experts. more…

August 17, 2015

Germany’s Contributions to Missions Abroad – “Lessons Learnt” for Japan?

The conference „Germany’s Contributions to Missions Abroad – „Lessons Learnt“ for Japan?” examined legal and socio-political aspects of overseas operations of the German Federal Armed Forces through the expertise of German and Japanese experts on security policies. more…

June 1, 2015


Asia's Shifting Geopolitics from a Security and Economic Perspective

On June 4, the KAS office in Tokyo hosted a non-public roundtable discussion for delegates of the Sub-Committee on NATO Partnerships of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly. The event will focus on the geopolitical developments in Asia. more…

June 1, 2015


Institutionalizing Anti-Corruption and Good Governance

International experts on Anti-Corruption and Good Governance participated in this conference to suggest strategies on combating corruption in Asia. more…

May 25, 2015

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

Due to high demand, the publication "Combating Corruption" by Norman Abjorensen is now available again. more…

March 30, 2015

Corporate Social Responsibility: Connecting the Private Sector with the Media

The international conference “Corporate Social Responsibility: Connecting the Private Sector with the Media” aims to interlink the expertise of numerous stakeholders involved in designing, implementing and communicating CSR in an Asian context. more…

February 12, 2015

“NATO and Japan: The mutual benefit of improving relations between NATO and Japan”

This international conference aims to explore the potential areas, benefits and possible challenges of cooperation between Japan and NATO, by seeking the input of distinguished experts from fields of the defence sector and that of international relations. more…

February 6, 2015


Energy Efficiency - Opportunities for Japan and Europe

The Fukushima-Dai-Ichi nuclear accident was a traumatic event with global impact on energy and electricity markets. This report written by Dr. Gerhard Fasol, Eurotechnology Japan KK i.a. summarizes the major reasons for the nuclear accident and its impact. more…