Federalism in Focus

Delegation from the Philippines visits Berlin

From September 25, 2016 to October 1, 2016, a Philippine delegation, composed of lawmakers, political practitioners, and the media, met with Germany’s members of Parliament, practitioners, policymakers, etc. to comprehend the workings of one of the best models of federalism, Germany. more…

Designs for Success

Best Practices in Local Waste Management

Representatives of DELGOSEA member organizations, international experts and Cambodian local governments met in Siem Reap, Cambodia last August 3 to learn and explore challenges solid waste management posts for local governments in ASEAN. more…

Federalism and Constitutional Reform

Zeroing-In on the Best Practices of Federalism

On July 15 2016, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Philippines supported and contributed to the forum on federalism and constitutional reform together with the PDP Federalism Institute, entitled, "Zeroing-In on the Best Practices of Federalism." more…



Welcome to the website of the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung office in the Philippines. The KAS Manila office develops programs on issue-areas that aim to help strengthening the democratization process in the Philippines; From 1998 to the present, the main activities of KAS in the Philippines have focused on Social Economy, Institutional and Political [...]


Previous events

Oct. 6

Peace, Constitutional Reform and Federalism

A Roundtable Discussion

Sep. 25 - Oct. 1
Study and Information Program

Federalism in Focus

Delegation from the Philippines visits Berlin

Aug. 30 - 31

Exchange Workshops for the LGU Integrity Circles


Bandits or Terrorists?

The Abu Sayyaf Group between Economic Interests and Religious Ideals

The Abu Sayyaf Group was designated as a terrorist organisation by the U.S. State Department at the end of the 1990s. The Philippine authorities followed suit in September 2015, more than 15 years later. The group made several [...] more…

Partnership with the Philippines

50th Anniversary

KAS Philippines Office has published an updated brochure that summarizes the history of KAS's work in the country and gives a detailed overview of the current work of KAS and its institutional partners in the country. more…

President Aquino’s Last Mile

An (Early) Assessment of His Presidency

On June 27, 2015, Philippine President Benigno S. Aquino III delivered his sixth and final State of the Nation Address (SONA) before Congress. Since Aquino, due to the term limit provided by the constitution, is not allowed to [...] more…

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