Local Governance, Development and Politics //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49990/ Good governance at the local level is just as crucial as it is at the national level, if not more. 16 fellows of the Konrad Adenauer School for Young Politicians (KASYP) met in Penang, Malaysia to discuss and share best practices across Asia with invited expert resource persons and relevant stakeholders in Penang. Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-09-08:meldung:57505 KASYP-LC Expert Meeting on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49810/ 14 KAS Young Political Leaders Caucus members met in Bangkok to share country reports and discuss the implementation challenges of the SDGs in their respective political spheres. Sat, 05 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-08-05:meldung:57266 ASEAN@50 //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49757/ Perhaps, after 50 years of cordial cooperation and largely peaceful integration in a heterogeneous region, beset with conflict potential and of great strategic interest to great, sometimes hostile, powers, one can reach the conclusion that Southeast Asia minus ASEAN would be a lot less secure. Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-08-04:meldung:57206 Singapore’s View on the G20 Summit 2017 //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49560/ As the Chair of the Global Governance Group (3G) Singapore represented the interests of small and medium-sized countries at the 22nd G20-Summit in Hamburg. Mon, 17 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-07-17:meldung:56987 1930 - 2017: The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of Helmut Kohl http://www.kas.de/politikdialog-asien/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. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-06-28:meldung:56747 Letters of condolences on behalf of the Singaporean Government on the passing of Helmut Kohl //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49301/ On the death of former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl, the Prime Minister of Singapore, Lee Hsien Loong, and his predecessor and current MP, Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong, expressed their condolences in two separate letters. Tue, 27 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-06-27:meldung:56671 31st Asia-Pacific Roundtable, Malaysia: The Future of the Asia Pacific: Issues and Institutions in Flux //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49143/ From 22-24 May 2017, the long-term KAS Partner Institute of Strategic and International Studies (ISIS) Malaysia and the ASEAN-ISIS think-tank network hosted the 31st Asia-Pacific Roundtable (APR). KAS has been sponsoring the annual APR for many years and was yet again well represented in Kuala Lumpur. Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-06-09:meldung:56394 Panel discussion "50 Years of the ASEAN Journey" //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49098/ As ASEAN marks its 50th anniversary, it is an opportune time to reflect on its achievements, the challenges it has overcome and the way forward. The Regional Programme Political Dialogue organized the panel discussion "50 Years of the ASEAN Journey" on 30 May in Singapore Tue, 06 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-06-06:meldung:56323 New Director of KAS Regional Programme Political Dialogue Asia //www.kas.de/politikdialog-asien/en/pages/16386/ The Regional Programme Political Dialogue Asia has a new Director: Mr. Christian Echle took over from outgoing Director Dr. Beatrice Gorawantschy Thu, 01 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-06-01:meldung:56274 Asia-Europe Counter-Terrorism Dialogue : Great potential for cooperation //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49024/ From 17-19 May 2017, the ‘Regional Programme Political Dialogue Asia' of the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung organized this year's Asia-Europe Counter-Terrorism Dialogue in Berlin. Mon, 29 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-05-29:meldung:56223