Insights Asia // Insights Asia is the monthly newsletter of KAS Political Dialogue Asia, delivering current news and deeper insights into topics relevant for Asia to your inbox. Curated from 20 leading think tanks, 16 news outlets and 24 KAS programmes in Asia. Fri, 22 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0100,2017-12-22:meldung:58808 Security cooperation in Southeast Asia: ASEAN Security Connectivity // Although most contemporary security challenges are transnational in nature, ASEAN too often remains silent whenever such issues emerge. This is not for a lack of available policy instruments. Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0100,2017-12-13:meldung:58677 Cybersecurity for democratic processes: Workshop Hacked Elections // With increasing connectivity through the digital transformation, democracies are operating in a complex cyber and information environment. At our workshop on "Hacked Elections" we discussed how elections as well as public information flows can be subject to manipulation. Mon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0100,2017-12-04:meldung:58497 Addressing the Impact of Digitalization – What role for ASEM? // Since connectivity is the main theme of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM), the question of digitalization was at the heart of this year’s 19th Asia-Europe Think Tank Dialogue on 15 and 16 November 2017 in Yangon / Myanmar. Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100,2017-11-16:meldung:58452 Political Dialogue with Ms Grace Fu, Minister for Culture, Community & Youth // What is women’s role in society? What are the government reforms in providing adequate work-life balance in Singapore? and what is Singapore’s approach to countering human trafficking? These were some questions addressed in a tea session with KAS's network of Asian Women Parliamentarians (AWPC) Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100,2017-11-15:meldung:58228 Panel discussion: Germany has decided - What´s next? // Five weeks ago, Germany has decided. The CDU stayed the strongest party. But the political competition has widened and for the first time in 60 years, the new German Bundestag has six factions, ranging from far-left to far-right. Thus, a valid question remains: What’s next? Thu, 02 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100,2017-11-02:meldung:58104 7th NATO-Asia/Pacific Dialogue underlines benefits of regular exchange // Security experts from 11 Asian countries participated in this year's NATO-Asia/Pacific Dialogue on 16 and 17 October 2017 in Brussels. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200,2017-10-17:meldung:58097 Final Workshop of the 7th KASYP Batch in Germany // The Regional Programme Political Dialogue Asia brought a delegation of 18 young political leaders from eight Asian countries to Berlin, Erfurt, and Jena in order to experience German election campaign first-hand. Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200,2017-10-06:meldung:57820 ASEAN Roundtable 2017 // Partnering up with KAS PDA, the ASEAN Studies Centre brought a number of experts to Singapore in order to discuss past achievements as well as future challenges of ASEAN. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200,2017-10-05:meldung:57794 ASEAN at 50 - A Look at its External Relations // As ASEAN marks its 50th anniversary, we have dedicated this issue of our journal Panorama Insights into Asian and European Affairs to analyse ASEAN’s relations with several of its dialogue partners in the ever changing global landscape. Wed, 27 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200,2017-09-27:meldung:57711