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December 20, 2017

Eastern Briefing Newsletter

The ANN newsletter provides an insight into national issues, the Asian perspective on international affairs and how opinions may differ throughout the region. Sign up now and read the top political and economic news in Asia every day. more…

December 5, 2017

New language version

Investigative Journalism Manual

The IJM is designed to equip journalists with core investigative reporting skills and to support watchdog journalism in difficult environments. It addresses how to verify leaks and rumors, how to find the right source, how to ask the right questions or how to maintain physical and digital security. more…

November 24, 2017

Adenauer Fellowship for Media and Communication

KAS Media Programme Asia supports young journalists to pursue a Master degree in Journalism. Learning new journalistic tools, discussing media ethics, getting to know different business models and building a network throughout Asia for future research projects are focus areas of this degree. more…

October 6, 2017

Investigative Journalism Manual now in Mongolian

The Media Programmes of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung have launched an updated version of the Investigative Journalism Manual merging the perspective of various continents in that field. more…

June 26, 2017

1930 - 2017

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of Helmut Kohl

An outstanding German statesman and a great European has passed away. The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of former German Chancellor Dr. Helmut Kohl, the Chancellor of German reunification and Honorary Citizen of Europe. more…

November 17, 2016

ANN Workshop

News Planning in Digital Newsrooms

16 editors of the Asia News Network (ANN) gathered in Singapore to discuss future ideas to ensure a smoother collaboration process. They were joined by Michael Ludewig, Managing Editor of the Swiss Blick Group, who provided an outsider’s perspective through his workshop. more…

October 28, 2016

Uncovering Asia

Asia’s Investigative Journalists meet in Nepal

Walter „Robby“ Robinson was the star of Uncovering Asia, the largest conference for investigative journalism in Asia. Everyone wanted a selfie with the 70-year-old. The conference is hosted biennially by the KAS Media Programme Asia in cooperation with the Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN). more…

October 27, 2016

International Media Conference

350 journalists from all over the world meet in India

After two years, the International Media Conference was hosted again by the KAS Media Programme Asia in cooperation with the East-West Center (EWC). Journalists from more than 40 nations visited the biennially conference, this year in India under the slogan “South Asia Looking East”. more…

August 26, 2016

Fourth E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific

Political strategists meet in Colombo

Social Media is growing very important for election campaigns in Asia and the Pacific, while populists increasingly take influence. This is the result of a three-day roundtable with electoral campaign managers and strategists from twelve countries in the Asian and Pacific region. more…

July 7, 2016

8th Editors’ Roundtable

A brainstorming session amongst editors from Europe and Asia

Prior to this meeting, two journalists’ workshops were conducted in Brussels and Guangzhou, during the months of January and May, respectively. more…