1930 - 2017: The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of Helmut Kohl http://www.kas.de/pakistan/en/publications/49290/ 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. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-06-26:meldung:56725 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. Wed, 10 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2013-04-10:meldung:37350 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. Sat, 20 Oct 2012 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2012-10-20:meldung:36990 AFGHANISTAN-PAKISTAN DIALOGUE: 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. Thu, 18 Oct 2012 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2012-10-18:meldung:36991 RULE OF LAW PROGRAM: Attorney General for Pakistan Participates in Seminar on Terrorism On September 29, 2012 around 140 law students and lawyers assembled at the Marriott Hotel Islamabad to participate in a seminar on Terrorism and Cyber Terrorism. Speaking as chief guest on the occasion, Mr. Irfan Qadir, Attorney General for Pakistan, stated that the seminar is the need of the hour. “Terrorism stems from lack of respect for each other and it is the antithesis of the concept of live and let live”, he said. He also expressed the need to tame the terrorists effectively and legally. Sat, 29 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2012-09-29:meldung:35189 RULE OF LAW PROGRAM: KAS Held Training on Competition Laws Around 100 lawyers and law students attended a seminar on Competition Laws in Islamabad on July 7, 2012. The training was organized in cooperation with the Society for Enforcement of Rule of Law. Guest of honor was Ms. Rahat Kaunain Hassan, Chairperson of the Competition Commission of Pakistan. She stressed upon the important role of competition law for the development of the country. Justice (r) Faqueer Muhammad Khokhar, Chairperson Competition Appellate Tribunal, participated as chief guest. Mon, 09 Jul 2012 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2012-07-09:meldung:34353 Tag der KAS 2012: 50 Years of International Cooperation For 50 years the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung has been engaging in fostering democracy, the rule of law and Social Market Economy. Be part of our journey by watching our new video and find out how our projects look like and with whom we work. Tue, 26 Jun 2012 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2012-06-26:meldung:34100 TRILATERAL SUMMER SCHOOL: on Regional Integration //www.kas.de/wf/en/17.51284/ Based on the lessons learnt from the first Trilateral Summer School the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung has devised an innovative strategy to ensure advocacy on the policy recommendations made therefore, 36 participants, coming from various sectors like politics, media, academia and economy will meet from 02 June to 09 June, 2012 in Berlin and Wendgräben in order to intensify the dialogue and to carry out policy recommendations. Tue, 29 May 2012 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2012-05-29:meldung:33711 European-Pakistan Afghanistan Dialogue: Challenges and Prospects //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.30187/ 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 was jointly organized by the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) and the Center for International Strategic Studies (CISS). MdEP Michael Gahler, MdB Roderich Kiesewetter and MdB Ernst-Reinhard Beck participated in this conference. Please follow the link to get more information. Thu, 16 Feb 2012 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2012-02-16:meldung:32497 AFPAK Civil Society Forum: Pakistani, Afghan & German Delegates Stress Still Closer Relations in the AFPAK Region //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.29739/ “Regional Integration will be the key for a stable future,” said Dr. Babak Khalatbari, KAS Representative, on Wednesday at the conclusion of the two-day conference of AFPAK Civil Society Forum. The Conference was jointly organized by KAS and CAMP in Islamabad in the backdrop of recently in Bonn held International Afghanistan Conference. It was also supported by the PIHRO and NCPR from Kabul University, and partly sponsored by the German Foreign Office. Please follow the link to read more. 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