1930 - 2017: The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the loss of Helmut Kohl http://www.kas.de/rpg/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:56774 GCC Delegation in Berlin: Improving Mutual Understanding //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.48570/ On 7 April, a delegation of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) visited the headquarters of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Berlin where they met with Dr Gerhard Wahlers, Deputy Secretary General of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and Head of the International Division. Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-04-07:meldung:55674 Jordanian Military at KAS: Security challenges in the Middle East http://www.kas.de/jordanien/en/publications/48477/ On 30 March 2017, the Royal Jordanian National Defense College (RJNDC) visited the headquarters of Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation in Berlin, as part of a visiting programme to Germany in the context of their Officers’ training in cooperation with the German Federal Ministry of Defense. Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2017-03-30:meldung:55538 Cold War in the Gulf: The Rivalry of Saudi and Iranian Narratives http://www.kas.de/rpg/en/publications/47599/ The rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran is much more than just a sectarian conflict: Two regional powers compete over the hegemony in the Middle East. In this struggle for dominance, both use a sophisticated arsenal of rhetorical means to ­construct sectarian narratives which back their real-political intents. Sat, 31 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2016-12-31:meldung:54499 EXPERT DIALOGUE: Merkel‘s Dilemma – Refugees and the Rise of the European Populists //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.47499/ The Regional Office Gulf States and the Jordan Office jointly organized an expert talk with TV presenter and journalist Mr Ali Aslan on Germany’s refugee policy, the rise of European populist parties and the future of the European Union. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2016-12-08:meldung:54311 Expert Meeting: Post-ISIS Iraq and Syria: Stability through Regional Cooperation //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.47053/ Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and the EastWest Institute arranged a two-day strategic dialogue, bringing together experts from ten countries to discuss political and economic scenarios for post-ISIS Syria and Iraq. Wed, 16 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2016-11-16:meldung:53812 KAS Delegation in Riyadh: Saudi Arabia: An Influential Regional Actor on the Verge of Transformation //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.46984/ During his visit to Riyadh, Dr Wahlers spoke to decision-makers and civil society actors on current economic, social and political developments. Wed, 09 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2016-11-09:meldung:53768 Expert Discussion: Saudi-German Dialogue: Bridging the Gap between Higher Education and the Labour Market //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.46882/ A double-event organised by the Regional Office Gulf States in Riyadh brought together Saudi and German experts to exchange ideas on higher education and the labour market at the Council of Saudi Chambers and the Ministry of Labour. Wed, 02 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2016-11-02:meldung:53622 Study Programme: Youth in Economic Development: Saudi Students in Berlin //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.47235/ In an increasingly complex and globalised world, both Germany and Saudi Arabia face the challenge of educating and training future executives adequately in order to provide real perspectives for employment and thereby use economic potential effectively. Tue, 01 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2016-11-01:meldung:54001 Saudi Delegation in Berlin: Youth in Economic Development //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.46713/ The Regional Office Gulf States and the Team Domestic Programmes received a group of young Saudis, who met with figures from the economic sector in Berlin and exchanged ideas about the future of young people in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Germany. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2016-10-23:meldung:53415