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December 14, 2017

Partnership with the Philippines

On 06 December, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Philippines office held its annual Partners’ Meeting. The event was an opportunity to also bid farewell to the current KAS Country Director, Mr. Benedikt Seemann. After his 3.5 years as head of the KAS Philippines office, he will be succeeded by Mr. Wolfgang Hruschka. more…

November 7, 2017

DELACSE Study Tour

Study Tour on Peaceful Democratic Sub-National Government in the Federal Republic of Germany and Kingdom of Belgium

The Democratic Leadership and Active Civil Society Empowerment in the Bangsamoro (DELACSE Bangsamoro) organized the Bangsamoro Mission on Peaceful Democratic Sub-National Government Study Tour last 8-15 October 2017 in Germany and Belgium. more…

August 1, 2017

KAS Philippines and DELGOSEA Participate in the ASEAN Mayors Forum 2017

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Philippines and the Partnership for Democratic Local Governments in Southeast Asia (DELGOSEA) takes pride in being a part of the 3rd ASEAN Mayors Forum 2017. more…

June 26, 2017

1930 - 2017

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of Helmut Kohl

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. more…

May 16, 2017

DELACSE Bangsamoro Project

Democratic Leadership and Active Civil Society Empowerment in the Bangsamoro

Civil society plays a crucial role in the functioning of a democratic society, often operating as a watchdog to keep governments to account and to advocate for the interests of different sectors of society. more…

March 30, 2017

Manual on Political Party Management and Local Party Work

The political entity that will one day be called the Bangsamoro needs democrats to make it work. Regardless of whether the future will bring a new autonomous region or a federal region – the fate and well-being of the people depends on their ability to govern themselves. more…

January 27, 2017

50 Years of ASEAN

Paving the Way for Local Dynamics in a Regional Context

The Partnership for Democratic Local Governance in Southeast-Asia (DELGOSEA) together with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Philippines held its landmark conference entitled, “50 years of ASEAN – Paving the way for Local Dynamics in a Regional Context” more…

January 16, 2017

The Way Forward

Empowering Civil Society and Political Parties in the Bangsamoro

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Philippines Office and Institute for Autonomy and Governance (IAG) held a public conference entitled “The Way Forward: Empowering Civil Society and Political Parties in the Bangsamoro” which took place on January 26, 2017 at Discovery Primea Manila more…

November 11, 2016

Maritime Challenges in the Asia Pacific: Moving Towards Political, Environmental, and Functional Cooperation

On Friday, November 18, 2016, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Philippines will host its yearly maritime security event, "Maritime Challenges in the Asia Pacific: Moving Towards Political, Environmental, and Functional Cooperation." more…

October 13, 2016

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…