Islands Präsident Guðni Th. Jóhannesson und Eilsabeth Bauer, Leiterin des Auslandbüros Riga

KAS-group visits new President of Iceland

Guðni Th. Jóhannesson, new President of Iceland since the 1st of August, welcomed a German delegation of Members of Parliament in his residence. They were accompanied by Elisabeth Bauer, Head of the Nordic Countries Project. As Jóhannesson has studied in Bonn, he greeted the group in German.

Europe’s reluctant leader: Can Germany be an engine for the EU’s foreign and security policy?

Public Study Presentation and Expert Discussion regarding Germany’s role in the EU’s foreign and Security Policy on Wednesday, 7th of September, in Berlin. more…

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Välkommen, Velkommen, Tervetullut, Velkomið! - The regional project “Nordic Countries” promotes the cooperation between the Nordic countries and Germany, with a particular focus on the areas of politics and civil society. We campaign for constant dialogue between relevant parties and promote joint events with our partners.

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Previous events

May 18 - 19

Fully booked

Event

XV Baltic Sea NGO Network Forum

Apr. 22
Congress

Security Challenges of the Baltic Sea Region

Nov. 7 - 9
Congress

18th BDF Summit in Stockholm

Focus on the Baltic Sea Region

Sep. 26 - 28

Fully booked

Experts' Meeting

Integration’s Policies on a Local and National Levels

Case study trip of Lithuanian delegation to Sweden

Publications

Europe can still find a common language

Eurooppa voi yhä löytää yhteisen sävelen

Article on the current situation of Europe by Hans-Gert Pöttering, Chairman of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, and Ilkka Suominen, politician of the Finnish National Coalition Party (Kokoomus). Published in the Helsingin Sanomat, [...] more…

Norway´s government seeks for renewal of the national budget

Norway has to reduce its dependence on mineral oil

The decline of prices of mineral oil from about 110 USD (around 97 Euro) per barrel in summer 2014 to the current price of under 50 USD (around 44 Euro) endangers Norway's wealth. The development of the oil and gas prices has [...] more…

Iceland´s new president starts his mandate with a historical novelity

Political newcomer Gudni Johannesson wins elections

On the first days after his election, the new President and political newcomer Gudni Johannesson could witness Icelands Football National team kicking out England with 2:1 of the European Championship. more…

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Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

Nordic Countries Project

Marijas iela 13 k-1
1050 Riga
Latvia
Phone +371 67 331 266
Fax +371 67 331 007