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June 28, 2018

Protest and Government Change

#JordanStrikes

As a reaction to the amended Income Tax Draft Law that was meant to address the kingdom’s serious debt and fiscal deficit by increasing revenue through taxes the Jordanians began with a nationwide strike. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Hani Mulki had to resign from office. more…

June 27, 2018

Briefing on EU Migration Policy

The EU-Jordan Compact in Practice

In briefings on EU Migration Policy at KAS Headquarters and with the "Junge Gruppe" of CDU/CSU KAS Jordan Office and experts presented a report on the EU-Jordan Compact. The agreement represents a decisive paradigm shift in European development cooperation. more…

May 2, 2018

German-Jordanian relations in the light of current security challenges

The Konrad Adenauer Foundation’s Jordan Office organized a delegation visit on “German-Jordanian relations in the light of current security challenges,” to Berlin and Brussels with five selected high-ranking security experts from Jordan. more…

December 18, 2017

Economic development

Commercial and Economic Attachés Forum

To discuss ways to contribute to economic development in Jordan, KAS Jordan Office organized with The Jordan Chamber of Industry (JCI) a forum with high-ranking representatives of Jordan’s economy as well as the Minister for Education and Minister for Industry, Trade and Supply. more…

November 8, 2017

Regional security conference

Jordan in a Changing Regional Environment

The regional conflicts surrounding Jordan and their impact on Jordan's security and stability were discussed during the regional security conference which took place under the patronage of H.E. Prime Minister Dr. Hani Al-Mulki and with a number of high-ranking representatives from the political and academic sphere. more…

October 24, 2017

Political parties meet with HE Minister Al-Maaytah

In cooperation with Al Quds Center for Political Studies, KAS Jordan conducted a workshop on 23rd October 2017 concerning the role of political parties in Jordan's elections under the patronage of HE Eng. Musa Al-Maaytah with representatives of various political parties. more…

October 16, 2017

KAS Saxony in Amman

Meeting with HRH Prince El Hassan bin Talal

In the course of a study tour conducted by Dr. Klose, representative for KAS Saxony, a meeting with several high-ranking politicians took place. more…

October 12, 2017
German-Jordanian Journalists' Academy

AmmanBerlin - German-Jordanian Journalists' Academy

“AmmanBerlin” is the slogan under which KAS Jordan Office hosts a German-Jordanian Journalists’ Academy this week. Seven young German reporters from the KAS Journalism Mentoring Programme conduct research with seven young reporters from Jordan. Their topics all deal with “German-Jordanian Relations.”

September 18, 2017

Event report

Opening of the German week: KAS presents the “Wahl-o-Mat”

The German week 2017, taking place from 16th-21st September under the patronage of H.R.H Princess Sumaya bint El Hassan and H.E. Dr. Saleh Al-Kharabsheh, Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, had its grand opening at the Jordan Museum on 16th September 2017. more…

August 29, 2017

Decentralization Efforts in Jordan

The governorate and municipal council elections of August 2017 were part and parcel of Jordan’s plans to formalize a framework for the country’s decentralization, building on plans of King Abdullah II. more…