New Country Director
Ronny Heine takes over the KAS Office Pakistan
On April 10, 2013, the new Resident Representative of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, Ronny Heine, has taken over the office in Islamabad from Tinko Weibezahl, who served as interim representative from December 2012. Mr Heine was previously Director of the Educational Centre at Wendgraeben/Germany. The Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, H.E. Dr Cyrill Nunn, who received the new Representative at the embassy, welcomed him to Pakistan and extended his best wishes for the time to come.
RULE OF LAW PROGRAM
KAS Held Training on International Trade Laws
In a globalizing world, international trade laws are becoming increasingly important. As part of its Rule of Law program, the KAS Pakistan Office organized a training on this topic for lawyers and law students in cooperation with the Society for Enforcement of Rule of Law. Around 100 participants attended the seminar which took place on October 20, 2012 in Islamabad. Abdullah Yousuf, former Chairman of the Federal Board of Revenue, participated as chief guest.
Young Leaders present Policy Recommendations to the Public
In the context of a seminar on the future of Afghanistan and Pakistan that took place on October 18, 2012 in Islamabad, young leaders from both countries introduced policy recommendations for the crisis-ridden region to the public. The recommendations had been developed during the “Trilateral Summer School on Regional Integration” which was held in Germany in June 2012. Numerous parliamentarians, members of the civil society, researchers and media representatives participated in the seminar.
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|June 3 - 10
The bilateral relationship of Afghanistan and Pakistan - Past, Present and Future
|Nov. 12 - 13
Towards mutual security, stability and trade
60-20 anniversary & Federal Elections in Germany
From June 3 to 10, 2012 around 30 young professionals from Afghanistan, Pakistan and Germany came together in Berlin and Wendgräben, Germany, to attend the “Trilateral Summer School on Regional Integration”.
Challenges and Prospects
To further strengthen the ties between Kabul, Islamabad, Berlin and Brussels, a conference entitled “EU-Pakistan Strategic Dialogue: Challenges and Prospects”, was envisaged to be held in Islamabad in January 2012. The project [...]
Pakistani, Afghan & German Delegates Stress Still Closer Relations in the AFPAK Region
ISLAMABAD, December 14, 2011-- The Afghan-Pakistan Friendship Association (APFA) was proposed as an umbrella organization to expand the process of peace building and conflict resolution in the AFPAK region, by engaging the Civil [...]