Rule of Law Project Work
Korea University and KAS sign MoU
Korea University's School of Law and the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, represented by Dr. Norbert Eschborn, signed a Memorandum of Understanding on June 12, 2014 in Seoul. Both parties agreed to establish a close cooperation over a period of many years. Joint projects will focus on the topic of constitutionality in Korea. The school is widely considered to be the most prestigious law school in South Korea.
Internal Reform concluded
At New Start Youido Institute sets Ambitious Goals
The governing Saenuri Party's education institution, Youido Institute, celebrated the conclusion of its long-term organizational reform on October 10, 2013 in the presence of party chairman Hwang Woo Yeo and KAS Representative to Korea, Dr. Norbert Eschborn. In the future YI which has been a KAS partner since 2010 will dedicate much of their resources to civic education of Koreans and extensive research on current issues regarding politics and society.
KAS Deputy Chairwoman in South Korea
From 21-25 August 2013 Hildigund Neubert, Deputy Chairwoman of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, visited the divided nation on invitation of KAS Korea. For Neubert it was already her second visit to South Korea since 2011. The outgoing Commissioner of the Free State of Thuringia for the Archives of the State Security Service of the former GDR has been a member of the consultation body of Germany and the Republic of Korea for matters on Korean reunification since its establishment in 2011.
The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung is one of the political foundations of the Federal Republic of Germany. With its activities and projects, the Foundation realizes an active and substantial contribution to international cooperation and understanding. In the following we present the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and its activities in Korea.
The German Model and the Korean Perspectives
Fully bookedExperts' Meeting
|June 23 - 25
in cooperation with the Regional Programme Political Dialogue Asia of KAS
by Prof. Dr. rer. pol. habil. Dr. h.c. Ulrich Blum
Within a very short period of time, communist North Korea could become as politically unstable as East Germany did more than twenty years ago. What does the German experience tell us?
From „Victim Nationalism“ to Nation Branding
People familiar with Korea are generally aware of the fact that Korean nationalism can present the greatest obstacle to foreigners trying to understand what the Koreans are like. There is clearly a specifically Korean type of [...]
Head of the KAS-office in Seoul on the Korean crisis
Resident Representative of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in the Republic of Korea, Dr. Norbert Eschborn, believes the Korean conflict could soon reach its end. In addition, the closure of the special economic zone Kaesong has [...]
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