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September 21, 2017

Making Africa Work

A first-hand account of how to ensure growth beyond commodities and create jobs on the continent.

In cooperation with the Brenthurst Foundation, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung hosted a book launch for “Making Africa Work”. more…

September 20, 2017

Insights #4

North Korea: Between Sanctions and Humanitarian Assistance

A leadership that defies all pleas for reason stands opposite a population that faces dire humanitarian needs. A KAS New York analysis of North Korea´s balancing act between sanctions and humanitarian assistance. more…

September 3, 2017

European politics in an uncertain era

„Where next for the European Union and transatlantic relations?"

The Konrad Adenauer Foundation welcomed Klaus Welle, Secretary General of the European Parliament, to speak about the politics of the EU in an era in which international institutions and transatlantic relations are being severely tested. more…

August 27, 2017


Where next for the European Union and Transatlantic relations?

VDBIO and KAS New York are happy to welcome Klaus Welle, Secretary-General of the European Parliament, for a discussion on the occasion of his visit to the United Nations. more…

August 4, 2017

UN Member States and Stakeholders Discuss Migration Compact

As part of the preparatory process for the intergovernmental conference on international migration the UNGA convened a series of hearings at the UNHQ between July 24th - July 26th 2017. KAS New York was also present to receive firsthand information on the latest developments. more…

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…