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September 7, 2018

“What Does the World Expect of Germany?” A discussion and reception with Paul Ziemiak and Frances A. Devlin

Mr. Paul Ziemiak, chairman of Junge Union Deutschlands, discussed the role and responsibilities of Germany in a globalized world with Frances A. Devlin, Director of Global Policy & International Public Affairs at Pfizer Inc. more…

August 28, 2018

The Future of Europe and Transatlantic Relations in a New Global Order: A View from the European Parliament

Mr. Klaus Welle, Secretary-General of the European Parliament, outlined his vision of the European Union as a geopolitical “pole” in a speech and a discussion at the KAS New York Office. more…

August 25, 2018

UN Special Rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers, Diego Garcia-Sayan is visiting the KAS New York Office

In the framework of the Memorandum of Understanding and close cooperation with the KAS Rule of Law Programs, Diego Garcia-Sayan paid a working visit to the KAS office in New York. more…

July 18, 2018

Visit of Prof. Dr. Norbert Lammert

Paul Linnarz and Andrea Ostheimer, the new directors leading the KAS offices in Washington and New York, were both introduced by Prof. Dr. Norbert Lammert, current Chairman of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and former President of the German Bundestag, during his visit to the United States. more…

July 17, 2018

40 years American Convention on Human Rights

Secretary-General of the United Nations attends festivities supported by the KAS Rule of Law Program in Latin America more…

July 13, 2018
June 25, 2018

Nikolas Loebel at KAS New York

“To keep the European Union together, we must change;” this was the message that Nikolas Loebel, a member of the German Bundestag, delivered during a discussion-luncheon on May 24th. The occasion of the event was to discuss the future of European security cooperation and dangers facing the liberal order. more…

June 11, 2018

Interview with Tinko Weibezahl

Security Policy Dialogue in Sub-Saharan and West Africa

Tinko Weibezahl, Head of the KAS Regional Program of Security Policy in Sub-Saharan Africa, was in New York for a dialogue program on counter-terrorism in West Africa and talks to Dr. Stefan Friedrich, Director of the KAS New York Office, about the goals of his regional program. more…

June 8, 2018

Dialogue Program

Navigating the Complex Response to Extremism

For such a complex problem as violent extremism, there is no simple solution. This became clear during a three day exchange between West African terrorist experts, representatives from the UN and other relevant think thanks in New York. more…

May 23, 2018

The Way Forward

Achieving the 2030 Agenda

On May 23, 2018, at the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung New York experts from the Network of Southern Think Tanks (NeST), the German Development Institute (GDI-DIE) and other international organizations met to discuss the challenges facing global development cooperation. more…