FW de Klerk Annual Conference 2016

Multiculturalism and the Constitution

"Multiculturalism and the promotion of positive relations between communities in multicultural societies as a prerequisite for peace, prosperity and a sustainable democracy in South Africa" was the theme of this year's Annual Conference hosted by the FW de Klerk Foundation in cooperation with KAS. Prominent speakers shared their views on why South Africa is still a divided society and what needs to be done in order to protect minorities and ensure their constitutional rights. more…

A Happy New Year from the KAS-Team!

By sending out our newsletter for the second half of 2015, which aims to inform you about our recent events in the second half of 2015 as well as to provide you with news and highlights, the KAS team South Africa would like to wish you and your family a great start to 2016! more…

KAS/SPL/CFCR Breakfast Series

The Future of Higher Education

Nationwide student protests in recent weeks have highlighted the need to reflect on the status quo of the Higher Education sector in South Africa. Prof. Adam Habib and Prof. Barney Pityana were the guest speakers at this breakfast discussion, which focused on what needs to change. more…



to the Website of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in South Africa. From its Johannesburg office the Foundation coordinates a wide range of activities that aim to assist South Africa in its process of democratic consolidation. A liaison office in Cape Town complements and supports our work.



Feb. 16

The Constitution and Good Public Leadership

The South African Constitution, Public Leadership and South African International Relations

Feb. 17
Cape Town

The 2015 South Africa Reconciliation Barometer Survey

Selected findings on the living conditions and economic wellbeing of South Africans

Feb. 23

Refugees and Migration

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Previous events

Feb. 9
Cape Town

Snapshots of South Africa's democracy at 21

Afrobarometer 2015 results on democracy, immigration, and trade unions



“Drawing on the past to build a future inclusive and united South Africa”

South Africa is currently under rising pressure from the economic, social and political sphere. Social movements, made up especially of young South Africans that are spilling from social media platforms into the streets demand [...] more…

KAS-Newsletter December 2015

Our final Newsletter in 2015 should inform you about our recent events in the second half of 2015 as well as provide you with news and highlights from our KAS country offices. For more information and regular updates in English [...] more…

A Roadmap for Sustainable Biofuels and Bioenergy in Sub-Saharan Africa

Inter-Disciplinary Experts Group Meeting

The expert workshop organized by the University of Stellenbosch Development and Rule of Law Programme (DROP) and supported by KAS focused on the scientific, political and legal aspects of sustainable biofuels and bioenergy for [...] more…

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