Local Sur-Place Scholarships

Konrad Adenauer Foundation announces a local scholarships Sur-Place, issued for 5 months period To be a scholar of foundation you have to be a citizen of the Republic of Kazakhstan, who is studying full-time at one of the universities in Kazakhstan and who passed selection procedure. The award of scholarships in the last year of study is possible in exceptional cases. more…

Potential for KAS-EXPO Cooperation

Together with the manager of the EXPO organization, Anuarbek Mussin, opportunities of a thematic cooperation in regard to renewable energies had been evaluated. more…

Dr. Peter Hefele and Thomas Helm visit Astana Solar

Together with Dr. Peter Hefele, the head of the KAS regional program for “Energy Security and Climate Change” in Asia, Thomas Helm, the resident representative of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Kazakhsan, visited the company Astana Solar in the Kazakh capital on the 15th of February. more…



The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung is a German political foundation. With its activities and projects, the foundation contributes actively towards international cooperation and understanding. The office of the KAS in Astana oversees projects in Kazakhstan.


Previous events

Mar. 21 - 22

German MP Albert Weiler as election observer in Kazakhstan

As an official election observer of the OSCE

Nov. 9 - 13

Seminar "Fundamentals of Local Self-Government"

Oct. 15 - 18
Experts' Meeting

Conference "Energy Security and new Geostrategic Challenges: European Union and Kazakhstan"


Religions against terrorism

In the Palace of Peace and Reconciliation the Secretariat of the Congress of the leaders of world and traditional religions under the chairmanship of Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev held the XVth session on ‘’Religions against terrorism’’ [...] more…

On may 24th the 1st Renewable Energy Summit has taken place under the aegis of the Association of Renewable Energy.

During the summit, Thomas Helm, the resident representative of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, stated that the economic crisis in Kazakhstan coincidences with the crisis of the hydrocarbon economy. more…

Study about energy security presented at Nazarbayev University

Strategic Perspectives for Bilateral Energy Cooperation between the EU and Kazakhstan- Geo-economic and Geopolitical Dimensions in Competition with Russia’s and China’s Central Asia Policies more…

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