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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…

July 20, 2017

Country Program

Dialogue Program Berlin July 09 to 15

The dialogue program for a group of young politically engaged talents from Jordan has been completed last week in Berlin. The aim of the dialogue program is to give Jordanian youth the opportunity to deepen their knowledge and foster skills with respect to the political system in Germany and the role of civil society. more…

June 16, 2017

1930 - 2017

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of Helmut Kohl

An outstanding German statesman and a great European has passed away. The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of former German Chancellor Dr. Helmut Kohl, the Chancellor of German reunification and Honorary Citizen of Europe. more…

April 19, 2017

Country Report

Jordan and the US at the Beginning of the Trump Era

While Donald Trump’s executive orders and the focus of his administration on “America first” have left many political leaders in the world with sentiments ranging from apprehension and anticipation to dread and fear, the relationship between the US and the Jordanian government is stronger than ever. more…

April 4, 2017

Jordanian Military at KAS

Security challenges in the Middle East

On 30 March 2017, the Royal Jordanian National Defense College (RJNDC) visited the headquarters of Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation in Berlin, as part of a visiting programme to Germany in the context of their Officers’ training in cooperation with the German Federal Ministry of Defense. more…

March 16, 2017

Prior to the G20 Summit

Participation in "Task Force on Forced Migration" in Amman

In the framework of "Task Force on Forced Migration", an Outreach Event was hosted in Amman (Jordan) from the 14th to the 16th of February 2017. Representatives from both the Jordan and Syria/Iraq offices of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung participated in this session. more…

March 9, 2017


Policy Mechanisms of Ministries Working with Foreign Organizations

On 27 February 2017, the Ministry of Social Development and KAS Jordan Office held a pilot workshop entitled, “Policy Mechanisms of Ministries Working with Foreign Organizations”. The session helped close the procedural knowledge gap. more…

March 9, 2017

Country Report

Jordan’s cabinet re-(re-)-shuffled

At a time of deteriorating economic conditions and security challenges Prime Minister Hani Mulki conducted a re-shuffle to his cabinet on 15 January 2017. The changes are affecting major portfolios. more…

September 15, 2016
Young Jordanians are discussing drivers for radicalization among Youth in Zarqa, Jordan.

Countering Radicalization among Jordan’s Youth

KAS Jordan Office in cooperation with MEMPSI and youth centres in Zarqa, Tafileh and Irbid organised workshops on radicalization for young people aged 15 to 26. The major goal of the project is to raise awareness about the definition of extremism, what it can lead to and how it can be combatted.