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November 24, 2014

Memorial to remember murdered journalists

One of the highlights of "Uncovering Asia" was the gathering for a candlelight vigil to mark the UN-designated International Day to End Impunity as well as Philippines' Ampatuan/Maguindanao massacre in 2009, that left 34 journalists killed. more…

November 23, 2014

Uncovering Asia

First Asian Investigative Journalism Conference

After a special event for our alumni of the Konrad Adenauer Asian Center for Journalism on Saturday, Asia's first investigative journalism conference has kicked off today. More than 300 journalists and media professionals are attending the event in Manila, Philippines. Find out more on our Facebook page. more…

November 20, 2014

Counter terrorism laws in Australia

Australia's Parliament recently passed new anti-terrorism legislation. Critics say it would restrict press freedom in the country. more…

October 31, 2014
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E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific 2014

We've put together a movie with highlights of our last conference - the E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific in Seoul, South Korea. Enjoy!

October 23, 2014

ASEF Editors' Roundtable

In cooperation with the Asia-Europe Foundation, we hosted the 7th ASEF Editors' Roundtable as part of the 10th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) in Milan, Italy. Check out the pictures from the event. more…

October 17, 2014

Asia Climate Journal

A new blog with text, photo and video stories on current, pressing climate change and environmental problems in Asia is now online! The site will be regularly updated and filled with content. more…

October 2, 2014

KAS E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific 2014

Pictures online now!

Photos from the KAS E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific in Seoul, South Korea are now online! more…

September 30, 2014
Klaus Schüler

Angela Merkel's campaigner in Seoul

CDU's Head of the Campaign Managers' Committee, Dr. Klaus Schüler, gave a speech during the E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific conference in Seoul and reported on CDU's successful 2013 election campaigning. It is the second time for the chancellor's campaign manager to attend the conference for political communicators.

September 29, 2014
Myanmar

Aung San Sui Kyi's advisor at E-lection Bridge

Myo Yan Naung Thein, campaign advisor of Myanmar's noble peace price winner Aung San Sui Kyi, spoke at the "KAS E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific" in Seoul and gave insights into the 2015 election campaign.

September 29, 2014
Frank Priess

KAS E-lection Bridge 2014

Frank Priess, KAS Deputy Head for European and International Cooperation, opened up the E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific Conference in Seoul, South Korea with a keynote speech. The three day event invites PR and political communication advisors as well as campaign managers from Germany and Asia-Pacific to a dialogue.