Annual Director’s Meeting – Asia & Pacific 2018 From 22nd to 25th January 2018, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung held this year's conference for the teams from Asia and the Pacific in Singapore, where all directors of the region as well as representatives from headquarters discussed current hot spots in the region and future topics. Thu, 01 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0100,2018-02-01:meldung:59092 New Narratives to the Refugee Crises The workshop analysed the refugee crises from the Asia-Pacific perspective. Experts from the Region and from Germany covered a wide range of topics such as legal and interdisciplinary approaches to refugee policies, the role of international humanitarian law and of the judiciary as well as particular challenges and prospects in the region. Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0100,2017-12-01:meldung:58478 Rule of Law and Religion in Asia The Workshop analysed the topic of law and religion in Asia with experts from the region and from Germany. They covered a wide range of topics such as the influence of religion in constitution making, the role of the judiciary, the rise of populism and extremism worldwide and how legal frameworks can ensure the freedom of religion or belief. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100,2017-11-29:meldung:58438 Religion and Constitutional Practices in Asia The conference explored the interaction between religion and constitutional law in Asia, especially in those countries where strong religious identification exists in the social and political spheres. It featured 20 scholars who explored the different political, social and constitutional aspects of religion across 13 jurisdictions. Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100,2017-11-17:meldung:58290 7th KAS Alumni Workshop on “A Practical Approach to Advocation for the Rule of Law in Asia: Prospects & Challenges” On 1st and 2nd November, KAS Rule of Law Programme Asia organized the 7th Alumni Workshop in Seoul. The workshop also brought together distinguished speakers and participants from renowned research and academic institutions in South Korea. Thu, 02 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100,2017-11-02:meldung:58107 International Conference on Land Grabbing and Rule of Law On 11th and 12th October KAS Rule of Law Programme and the Institute of Law for Science & Technology, National Tsing-Hua University & Eco-Blue Association Taiwan, organized this workshop in Taipei. Speakers and participants discussed land grabbing issues in the countries, the climate change and other topics. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200,2017-10-16:meldung:57909 Administrative Reform in European and ASEAN Countries and Implications for Vietnam On 28th and 29th September the conference "Administrative Reform in European and ASEAN Countries and Implications for Vietnam" was held in Hanoi, Vietnam. The event was organized by the KAS Rule of Law Programme Asia in cooperation with the Institute of State and Law, Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences. Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200,2017-10-06:meldung:57821 13. Meeting of Asia Legal Information Network - ALIN On 13th and 14th September KAS Rule of Law Programme and the Korea Legislation Research Institute (KLRI) and the Kathmandu University School of Law (KUSL) organized the 13. ALIN meeting in Kathmandu, Nepal. Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200,2017-09-15:meldung:57577 Manila: Roundtable Discussion on Judicial Ethics, Integrity and Accountability Visiting the Philippine Judicial Academy after the Roundtable Discussion on Judicial Ethics in Manila. Mon, 04 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200,2017-09-04:meldung:57444 Singapore: Visit by the German Ambassador Dr. Ulrich A. Sante, new German Ambassador to Singapore, paid a visit to the three KAS Regional Programmes based here. He was accompanied by Head of Mission Mr. Oliver Fixson and Ms. Zametzer. Wed, 23 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200,2017-08-23:meldung:57340