Workshop: Korea Global Forum 2017 //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.50451/ Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), together with the Ministry of Unification of the Republic of Korea and The ASAN Institute for Policy Studies, hosted the "Korea Global Forum 2017" on September 29, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. Tue, 24 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-10-24:meldung:57997 Interview: Perspectives on the Current Political Situation on the Korean Peninsula //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.50337/ Last week, two research assistants of the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) Korea Office interviewed Prof. Lee of the Sejong Institute for Policy Studies. Prof. Lee is a security expert and his current research focuses on the political situation in and around North Korea, China and the United States. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-10-16:meldung:57910 1930 - 2017: The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of Helmut Kohl http://www.kas.de/korea/en/publications/49290/ 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. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-06-26:meldung:56723 Political Participation & CommunicationⅡ: “Trust” in South and North Korean Society At 7 pm yesterday, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Korea Office and the Korean Democratic Citizenship Education Center (KDEC) jointly held the “2nd Political Participation and Communications Workshop.” Students from various university associations came together to exchange their thoughts on a range of topics including but not limited to “trust” in South and North Korean society, Brexit, as well as other pending political and international questions. Fri, 08 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2016-07-08:meldung:52272 New country representative of KAS Korea: "Good neighbors" It is more than just the entrance hall that is shared by the KAS office Korea and the diplomatic mission of Portugal. It is the link between Europe and the Korean peninsula, that both work on. Ambassador Antonio Quinteiro Nobre has visited the KAS office to greet his new neighbor. Since early March, Stefan Samse is representing KAS in Seoul. Before being posted to Seoul, the lawyer has been working in Berlin`s Senate administration for Justice and Consumer Protection. Tue, 08 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2016-03-08:meldung:50462 Farewell of Dr. Norbert Eschborn: Saenuri Secretary General praises KAS work in Korea Hwang Jin Ha MP, Secretary General of South Korea's ruling conservative Saenuri party, paid tribute to the work of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Korea. The foundation has enjoyed considerable reputation around the country and deserved Korea's credit for its work over almost 40 years, Hwang said. He also bade farewell to Dr. Norbert Eschborn, Resident Representative of KAS to Korea, whose term on the peninsula will come to an end after more than four years at the end of December. Thu, 19 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2015-11-19:meldung:49012 25 Years of German Unity: Contributors to the "East German reconstrution" in a dialogue with the Korean press //www.kas.de/wf/doc/kas_17035-1442-1-30.jpg?151006095309 Dr. Albin Nees, former Vice Minister for Social Affairs in the State of Saxony, and Thomas Kunz, Director General with the Thuringia Ministry of Justice, met with famous Korean columnist Kim Young-hie for a lenghty interview about their contributions to the rebuilding of the East German administration after 1990 including personal anecdotes. Both Nees and Kunz were in Korea as guests of KAS and spoke during a rule of law symposium in cooperation with the of the Korea University. Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2015-09-18:meldung:48389 70 Years of Korea's Division: Inconclusiveness As a Guiding Principle? http://www.kas.de/korea/en/publications/42198/ In the latest issue of the KAS International Reports Dr. Norbert Eschborn, Representative of KAS to Korea, and Andreas Kindsvater draw a critical balance of six decades of South Korean unification policy. Tue, 04 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2015-08-04:meldung:47826 Visit to South Korea: Former German Federal President Köhler meets with Political Foundations On the occasion of his participation in an international conference of a South Korean media group the former German Federal President and Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, Prof. Dr. Horst Köhler (left) received a political and economic briefing from the representatives of German organizations in the Republic of Korea, among others also Dr. Norbert Eschborn (right), Resident Representative of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS). Mon, 18 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2015-05-18:meldung:46772 Integration of North Korean refugees: KAS Deputy Chairwoman Hildigund Neubert visits Partner Yeo-Myung School An interim appraisal of the integration of North Korean refugees in South Korea was the main topic of a visit to KAS's Korean partner Yeo-Myung School by the Deputy Chairwoman of KAS, Hildigund Neubert. The former State Secretary held talks with both faculty and students of the school and was particularly impressed by the various pieces of art created by the students as ameans to overcome their traumata many of them have been suffering from since their escape. Tue, 12 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2015-05-12:meldung:46773