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April 20, 2018

Expert Conference

NIGERIA – ENHANCING YOUTH EMPLOYABILITY AND INCLUSIVE GROWTH

On 19 April KAS MNED organized in collaboration with the Embassy of Nigeria an event on Nigeria – Increasing Youth Employability and Inclusive Growth in Brussels. It was a real pleasure to listen to Ms Olajobi Makinwa, UN Global Compact Chief Africa, who held the keynote. Moreover, leading representatives and business experts from Nigeria and Europe came together to share their views on Nigeria’s potential of youth for a demographic dividend and its effects on the economic growth of the country more…

March 22, 2018
Briefing on Libya

Briefing on Libya

Policy recommendations for EU action in Libya

Hosted by MEP Jaromír Štětina, the EPP´s shadow rapporteur on Libya in the Committee on Foreign Affairs, the KAS-EPP briefing on "Prospect of stability in Libya - Policy recommendations for EU action", shed light on the current situation in Libya. Experts discussed the urgency to stabilize Libya and support the enhancement of the humanitarian situation in the country. MEP Brok Elmar called for supporting Libya in its efforts to ease the humanitarian crisis and to stop human trafficking.

March 7, 2018

DINNER DISCUSSION

Project Managers of KAS' EU co-financed projects meet Michael Gahler MEP

On 6 March 2018 Michael Gahler MEP met a delegation of project managers who implement ten of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung´s projects co-financed by the European Union. The dinner discussion addressed challenges associated with the promotion of good governance and the strengthening of the civil society in Africa, Eastern Europe, the Balcans as well as Central and Southeast Asia. more…

December 6, 2017
Treffen Chinesische Delegation mit Klaus Welle

Chinese Delegation meets Mr. Klaus Welle, Secretary General of the European Parliament

On 04-05 December a delegation of the Communist Party of China visited Brussels for a number of meetings with representatives of the European People's Party and of the European Institutions. The talks focused on the current political, economic and social developments in China, Europe and Germany.

December 6, 2017
Complete Delegation

Study and Dialogue Programme

KAS-EcoPeace delegation presents WEN study at EU Institutions

From 26.-28.11.2017 the MNED hosted a KAS Palestinian Territories office´ delegation, including high-level representatives from the Israeli ministry for economic development cooperation and the Palestinian Water Authority as well as the Jordanian private sector. The group around Marc Frings, Head of KAS Palestine Offices and the directors of KAS partner EcoPeace Middle East visited Brussels and Berlin to present the results of a feasibility study on a water energy nexus (WEN)for the Middle East.

November 29, 2017
Präsentation EP 28 Nov 2018 III

Expert Discussion

A water energy nexus for the Middle East and the historic experience of the European Coal and Steel Community

On 28 November 2017 the MNED together with the EPP Group in the European Parliament, KAS Palestine Territories and EcoPeace Middle East organised the event "A water energy nexus for the Middle East and the historic experience of the European Coal and Steel Community". Hosted by MEP Elmar Brok, Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee, the panelists presented the cross-country project of the water-energy-nexus, while Mr Brok called for immediate action in the Middle East.

November 23, 2017

EXPERT ROUNDTABLE

EU and US views on global development

On 20 and 21 November 2017 the Multinational Development Dialogue of KAS and the KAS Washington Office organized in Brussels the expert roundtable "Diverging governance paradigms? EU and US views on global development". In the event senior experts from Europe and the US, as well as senior representatives of the European institutions, discussed thoroughly how to establish new venues of transatlantic cooperation in development policy. more…

November 15, 2017

The need for EU action to implement SDG7

Access to clean and efficient energy in developing countries

Universal access to energy is yet to become areality. According to the International Energy Agency (IEA), 1.2 billion people currently live without access to electricity. more…

November 6, 2017
FAHNE

HIGH LEVEL DINNER DISCUSSION

Energising Africa - Financing Access to Energy

On the 22nd October 2017 the Multinational Development Policy Dialogue of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung hosted the dinner debate “Energising Africa – Financing Access to Energy”. This discussion brought together over thirty environmental experts, representatives from the Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE) and the Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP), CEOS, ambassadors and the Commission to discuss energy access goals and their implementation in urban and rural Africa.

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…