Event Reports

Post-Wall Europe needs to become “Europe for all”

State of Europe with Herman Van Rompuy

24 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy expressed in Berlin his concerns over the challenges Europe is facing today. In front of 600 invited people at the Allianz Forum in Berlin, Van Rompuy warned against growing populism on the European continent and the rising of distrust. “Populism and nationalism cannot provide the answer to the challenges of our time”. more…

November 9, 2013

Short Film Script Competition

How to explain the concept of "Social Market Economy" to young people

The X. International KAS Summer Academy in Klaipeda focused on the concept of the Social Market Economy as a response to the global financial and economic crisis. more…

August 31, 2011

Van Rompuy encourages Europe

800 citizens listen to the first „State of Europe“ address at the Pergamon Museum in Berlin

„Today, Europe’s 500 million citizens have the foundation on which to build a better Europe in the future,” said Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council in the first „State of Europe“ address. Van Rompuy used this address to promote a confident and strong Europe in front of an audience of 800 citizens at the historic Pergamon Museum in Berlin. more…

November 9, 2010

Declaration of the participants of the KAF International Summer Academy

Declaration of the Participants and Contributors to the Annual International Summer Academy regarding the Baltic Sea Strategy of the EU: EDUCATIO - Institute for Development and Training, Young Christian Democrats of Lithuania, Junge Union Schleswig-Holstein, Riga’s region of Youth of Latvian Peoples Party, New Era Youth Section of Latvia, Association Mlodzi Demokraci of Poland, Movement for Freedom, Belarus: more…

August 2, 2010

About this Serial

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, its educational institutions, centres and foreign offices, offer several thousand events on various subjects each year. We provide up to date and exclusive reports on selected conferences, events and symposia at www.kas.de. In addition to a summary of the contents, you can also find additional material such as pictures, speeches, videos or audio clips.