Publications

Conflict Resolution Training for the Lebanese Armed Forces

From the 1st to the 7th of November 2017, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung organized a conflict resolution training for officers of various units of the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) in cooperation with the LAF’s Department of Civil-Military Cooperation (CIMIC), carried out by the Lebanese Association for Mediation and Conciliation (LAMAC). Given the changing role of the LAF facing multiple challenges to Lebanon`s internal and external security, CIMIC has been established in 2015. more…

Event Reports | November 7, 2017

Strategy 4.0: The Revival of Lebanon's Economy

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and the Kataeb Party organized an open expert meeting on traffic and public transportation on the 31st of October 2017. more…

Event Reports | October 31, 2017

Policy Paper “Managing religious diversity in democratic systems; a roadmap towards a civil state in Lebanon"

On the 28th of October 2017, the Democratic Renewal Movement and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung organized an expert panel regarding the policy paper “Managing religious diversity in democratic systems; a roadmap towards a civil state in Lebanon.” more…

Event Reports | October 28, 2017

Gathering of youngsters from Tripoli, Ersal and Baalbek

On the 21st of October 2017, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung organized, in partnership with AD4Peace, Safe Side and Utopia, a gathering between 60 young men and women from Tripoli, Ersal and Baalbek to bridge between regions which has been separated by the late events in the respective cities. more…

Event Reports | October 21, 2017

Bundestag election in Germany on 24 September 2017

The results of the 2017 Bundestag election are ambivalent. Both major parties lost support. Of the small parties, FDP and AfD were able to mobilize support, while The Greens and The Left barely experienced notable changes. The CDU/CSU union performed best, thus constituting the largest faction with the mandate to form a government – which was nothing to be taken for granted after 12 years in power. Two options are conceivable politically: a Grand Coalition and a so-called “Jamaica coalition” consisting of the Union, FDP and The Greens, as currently governs in Schleswig-Holstein. more…

Country Reports | October 12, 2017