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July 24, 2017

Round Table

Lessons from Development Actors on Integrating PVE

On July 28th the New York office of the Konrad Adenauer Stifung jointly organizes a round table with the Global Center on Cooperative Security, and the Prevention Project: Organizing against Violent Extremism, focusing on the challenge of integrating PVE into development activities. more…

July 18, 2017

High-Level Political Forum 2017

Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals

On July 18th the Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals was launched in the context of the HLPF 2017. The publication is accompanied by interactive dashboards demonstrating the status quo and progress of the SDG´s implementation. more…

July 11, 2017

Water and Energy: Working Together For More Security

Within the context of the High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development which will be held here in New York from July 10th - 19th we would like to highlight the following video: showcasing the water energy nexus project of EcoPeace, a partner of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, it offers insights into the complex questions that have to be addressed in development cooperation. more…

June 29, 2017

Dialogue program

Towards a global migration governance

KAS New York had the pleasure to host a group of migration experts from the international KAS partner network who met in New York to kick off their research project on “Regional Cooperation in Migration Management and Refugee Protection”. more…

June 26, 2017

„We need to take on more responsibility!“

Since Secretary-General António Guterres took office the topic of crisis prevention has taken center stage at the UN. During his visit to New York, MP Thorsten Frei offered his views on German approaches to crisis prevention and on the Marshall Plan with Africa. 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…

June 2, 2017

Political Salon

German Approaches to Crisis Prevention and the Marshall Plan for Africa

We are happy to welcome Thorsten Frei, Member of the German Bundestag, for a discussion on German approaches to crisis prevention and the Marshall Plan for Africa! more…

May 26, 2017

Political Salon

Institutions as the “rules of the game” in international relations

In cooperation with the American Council on Germany (ACG), the KAS New York Office hosted a discussion round with Matthias Meis, Head of Division for Strategic Planning and Management at the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). more…

May 18, 2017

The African Policy Circle goes UN

Empowering local influencers through dialogue on the 2030 Agenda

KAS invites a group of African influencers from Kenya, Uganda, South Africa and Nigeria to NYC to participate in a dialogue program discussing progress, challenges and prospects in the implementation of the Agenda 2030. more…

April 28, 2017

Political Salon

Taking on Development Policy in Light of Today’s Challenges

The American Council on Germany and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung will host a Political Salon with Matthias Meis, Political Analyst in the Strategic Planning Department, Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). more…