Investments in a greener future: Carbon trading from an investors' perspective //www.kas.de/wf/en/17.74451/ Emission trading systems (ETS) are commonly seen as a promising instrument of economic politics to reduce the emission of greenhouse gases. A workshop examines how the regulatory framework of ETS (with focus on China and the EU) can be designed to promote investments in the production of clean energy. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-10-16:meldung:57907 Energy Security in East Asia: Keeping the Lights on During Energy Transition //www.kas.de/wf/en/17.74452/ The energy sector in East Asia is facing a profound transformation. The countries are striving to bring economic and environmental sustainability in accordance. A seminar by KAS RECAP and Chatham House sheds lights on these challenges considering new technological and regulatory developments. Wed, 11 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-10-11:meldung:57870 Climate Change and Resources Security: Challenges for the Security Sector in South Asia //www.kas.de/wf/en/17.74453/ In the very densely populated South Asia, the various impacts of global warming and increasingly hampered access to dwindling natural resources pose serious threats on traditional and non-traditional security in the region. A workshop in Colombo will elaborate possible solutions for the security sector. Wed, 11 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-10-11:meldung:57869 Environment ministers meeting in Bangkok: A voice for those most affected by climate change //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.50092/ More than 80 NGOs from Asia and the Pacific seized the opportunity to present the need of various groups of civil society for more sustainable and just climate politics on the Ministerial Summit on the Environment. KAS RECAP enabled representatives from the whole region to participate in the event. Wed, 11 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-10-11:meldung:57867 New COSATT/KAS study: Climate Change in South Asia //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49882/ 1,5 billion people between the Himalaya and the Indian Ocean are affected by climate change. The new study analyses the challenges for political and social stability and discusses possible solutions for four countries of the region. Sun, 20 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-08-20:meldung:57335 Fostering political cooperation in Asia: Asia-Pacific Environmental Ministers Summit //www.kas.de/wf/en/17.74133/ Due to serious threats and challenges of climate change in Asia-Pacific, there is an urgent need for regional coordination on the high political level. On a UNESCAP and UNEP meeting in Bangkok in early September 2017 governement representatives and NGOs will disucss further steps in mitigation and adapting to climate change. KAS RECAP is an official sponsoer of this high-level event. Sun, 20 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-08-20:meldung:57332 1930 - 2017: The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of Helmut Kohl http://www.kas.de/recap/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:56750 Meeting the energy demand of emerging economies in Asia //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49273/ KAS RECAP has sponsored six young researchers from different Asian countries to participate in the annual conference of the International Association for Energy Economics in Singapore. The scholars met in advance to present their research findings and exchange concepts for approaching challenges in energy politics. Sun, 18 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-06-18:meldung:56552 In memoriam: Bundeskanzler a.D. Dr. Helmut Kohl 1930-2017† http://www.kas.de We mourn Europe's citizen of honour, a great German Patriot, a fervent Christian Democrat and a European Statesman. Sat, 17 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-06-17:meldung:56538 KAS RECAP Audio Podcast: The Future of Oil and Gas //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.49141/ Dr. Peter Hefele interviews Professor Paul Stevens, distinguished fellow at Chatham House, London, on the current and future development of the oil and gas market in Asia. Wed, 14 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-06-14:meldung:56477