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May 7, 2015

Conference on "The Syrian Refugee Crisis"

In cooperation with the Lebanese American University (LAU), the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung organized a conference on the topic of: The Syrian Refugees - Refugee Politics in Receiving Countries and Impacts on Refugees and Host Societies. In the framework of conference, international experts dealt with not only the economic and social aspects of the crisis, but also with the political issues. They analyzed the handling of the refugee crisis and the impacts of the crisis on the receiving countries. more…

April 22, 2015

Conference on: Citizens on hold – the Syrian Refugee Issue vs. Lebanese Concerns

Hayya Bina and Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Beirut organized a conference entitled: "Citizens on hold – the Syrian Refugee Issue vs. Lebanese Concerns". The conference presented the “Citizens on hold” project, which was implemented by KAS Beirut and Hayya Bina. The program aims to address the devastating repercussions of the Syrian refugee crisis and mitigate the rising strife between the Syrian refugee population and the Lebanese host communities. more…

December 17, 2014

Clientelism as Link between Voters and Political Parties

Even though the Lebanese parliamentary elections have been postponed, most if not all public debates seem to be confined to the electoral law to be adopted. However, very little discussion is taking place concerning electoral behavior and the relationship between voters and political parties, which is a key aspect of political reform. The event builds on a study on the Role of the Political Brokers (al-mafateeh al-intikhabiyyeh) in Lebanon, supported by KAS since 2012. more…

November 30, 2014

International Conference

Religions and Political Values

Adyan foundation, in partnership with the Lebanese American University (Byblos campus) and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, organized a two-day international conference on “Religious and Political Values”. more…

November 20, 2014

Symposium

Housing Policies, Rent Control, and Property Taxation in Lebanon and Germany

Conference on the implementation of the German social market economy in real-estate markets and housing policies. more…

March 28, 2014

Conference

The German Social Market Economy as a working environment for Lebanese engineers

The Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAS) in Beirut organised a conference addressing the topic of “The German Social Market Economy as a working environment for Lebanese engineers”. more…

March 24, 2014

OPENING OF NEW OFFICE PREMISES

THE KONRAD-ADENAUER-STIFTUNG HAS INAUGURATED ITS NEW PREMISES WITH A DISCUSSION ON ‘THE INDEPENDENCE OF THE JUDICIARY’

On the occasion of the inauguration of the new office premises of its Beirut office and the regional Rule of Law Programme Middle East / North Africa, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAS) has organised a lecture entitled ‘The Independence of the Judiciary’. more…