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August 16, 2010

School for young leaders

Today the first "School for young leaders" has begun in Ohrid. An initiative by the President of the Republic of Macedonia, Gjorge Ivanov, KAS is pleased to support his idea to create a new regional institution that teaches to promising young decision-makers best practices of leadership from around the world. The leadership school will run for two weeks and includes lectures by KAS-invited expert Michael Schley on what attributes and values are important for responsible leaders.

July 2, 2010

“Political thought”

Political thought in civil society

In the last seven years the political magazine “Political thought” has become one of the most renowned political magazines in Macedonia and it’s regularly read by decision-makers in the country and the region. We are very delighted to invite you to the promotion of the 30th anniversary issue on topic “Political thought in civil society” which will be held on 13th of July in Skopje. In this occasion, we and our traditional partner, the Institute for Democracy, are organizing a podium discussion. more…

May 20, 2010

Local Self-Government and Civil Society

Local Self-Government and Civil Society: Opportunities for working together

On 28 May 2010 together with the Youth Association CreACTive we offer an open floor discussion to share experiences and to improve the cooperation of local government and civil society. Through a video conference we will be connected with Skopje’s sister city Dresden in Germany and discuss with representatives of the City Dresden and NGOs about their best practices in state and civil society cooperation and their present project examples in cooperation of local government and civil society. more…

May 20, 2010

Dealing with the past

“Implementing the lustration law – a step forward in dealing with the past and establishing a democratic society in Macedonia”.

On 27 May 2010 the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung together with the political magazine Forum are organizing a round-table discussion on "lustration and dealing with the past". Our aim is to bring together all relevant decision makers and experts in the process of dealing with the past in Macedonia and to encourage public discussion, which will underline the fact that the lustration process does not only concern the members of the lustration committee, but also concerns all of Macedonian society. more…

April 16, 2010

Macedonia's economy

“Macedonia’s economy: Using its potential and overcoming the obstacles”

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and the European Business Association are organizing a joint international conference “Macedonia’s economy: Using its potential and overcoming the obstacles” on 20th of April 2010 at 9.30 in Aleksandar Palace. The aim of this conference is to once again bring political and economic decision-makers together to discuss the important elements for Macedonia’s path of recovery after the economic crisis – and for its sustainable and dynamic growth in the future.

April 1, 2010

Energy and enviromental policies

Climate change and Energy policies: Macedonia, Germany and Europe

Dear colleagues, The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung together with the Institute for Democracy “Societas Civilis” – Skopje are organizing a promotion of the latest issue of “Political thought” quarterly magazine on the topic “Climate change and Energy policies”. At this event some of the leading actors and experts in the environmental field of Macedonia and abroad will discuss their view on the topic. The promotion will take place at the Stone Bridge Hotel on April 08th 2010 (Thursday) at 10.00 am. more…

March 10, 2010

Economic Crisis & Social Market Economy

Guidelines for Prosperity, Social Justice and Sustainable Economic Activity

To overcome the current financial & economic crisis, we need international rules for the financial markets. This requires a shared commitment to sustainable economic activity. We need an international consensus to enable prosperity, social justice & sustainable economic activity based on shared principles & values. A strategic document, signed by leading conservatives from all over Europe. more…

December 11, 2009

Book presentation in the EU info centre

Europe from A-Z: Our newest publication!

From "A" as in "Acquis communautaire" to "Z" as in "Tsarinska Unija": The EU has a detailed terminology to name & formulate it's very diverse policies & fields of action. For decision-makers & students alike, this handbook will be an essential guide through the jungle of EU-phrases & terms. It will be presented during the Jean Monnet Journalist 2009 ceremony with our partners, the Macedonian Secretariat for Europe, the EU-Delegation in Skopje & the gtz- German Technical Cooperation. more…

December 1, 2009

"Political Thought"

Market Economies in Crisis: Towards Recovery

Several signs indicate that we have survived the worst of the world economic crisis and that the global financial market has weathered the storm. But even though the worst may be over, we are far from getting back to business as usual. Have we learnt the lessons from the crisis and will our economies recover not only to previous levels, but prosper in a better regulated, more efficient and legitimized international environment? more…

November 16, 2009

Macedonia and Greece

What the Berlin Wall means to young people in Macedonia and Greece today

50 students from two countries, 5 universities and 6 nationalities came together on 14 November in FON-University Skopje to discuss on how to overcome today's walls. more…