Pics now online!

Pictures from the Asia News Network board meeting, the visit at the Crowdsourcing Week, as well as the roundtable interview with Singapore's PM Lee are now online. more…

Asia News Network meets Singapore PM

The Media Programme Asia, along with 22 editors from the Asia News Network (ANN), met Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong this week at Istana, the government’s official residence. more…

Pictures online!

Pictures from the International Media Conference in Yangon, Myanmar, co-hosted by the Media Programme Asia, are now online. more…



Freedom and justice are basic principles underlying the work of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS). KAS is a political foundation, closely associated with the Christian Democratic Union of Germany (CDU). Co-founder of CDU and first Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, Konrad Adenauer united christian-social,conservative and liberal traditions.


Previous events

Apr. 6 - 9

Asia News Network (ANN) 2014 Board Meeting

Mar. 10 - 12

2014 East-West Center International Media Conference

Challenges of a Free Press

Feb. 6 - 8
Phnom Penh

KAS Asian J-School Summit 2014

Challenges in Journalism Education in Asia's Emerging Democracies

Nov. 9 - 12

9th ASEF Journalists' Colloquium

Media and the Green Agenda: Reporting on Sustainable Development in Asia and Europe


Climate Change in Asia

Data-driven website

Climate change is one of the biggest challenges faced globally and an issue with significant implications on energy, food and water security, as well as health and safety of people across the world. Melting glaciers, heat waves, [...] more…

Inside Guantanamo Bay

ACFJ graduate Syed Nazakat wins award for exclusive story

Syed Nazakat, a graduate of the Konrad Adenauer Center for Journalism (ACFJ), was awarded the Chief Editor’s Gold Medal by his employer, India’s ''The Week Magazine'', for his world exclusive story on Gitmo, the detention [...] more…

Social Media and Elections in Asia-Pacific

The Growing Power of the Youth Vote

“Social Media and Elections in Asia-Pacific - The Growing Power of the Youth Vote” is a compilation of 10 chapters covering eleven nations in which our contributors from Malaysia, the Philippines, Australia, New Zealand [...] more…

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