Michaela Braun, Bongi Molefe, Thomas Bachmeier

Announcement of the new scholarship holder of the Sur-Place Scholarship Program South Africa

On 15.01.2018 we could officially announce the new scholarship holder of the Sur Place Scholarship Program. Bongi Molefe is a prospective medical student from Wits University in Johannesburg and has so far been able to demonstrate strong academic capabilities at the German International School Johannesburg and above-average social commitment. We are looking forward to the future cooperation!

NEWSLETTER 2017: Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Our Newsletter 2017 should inform you about a selection of our more than 200 events that we have implemented together with our partners throughout this year, as well as provide you with news, publications and highlights from our KAS country offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town. We wish you and your family a joyful Christmas and a great start to 2018! more…

Panel Discussion on '#New Zimbabwe, Old Antics? Dissecting the Recent Changes in Zimbabwe'

KAS South Africa and KAS Zimbabwe in cooperation with SAIIA organized a panel discussion with eminent Zimbabwean political analysts to dissect these and other emerging trends in the post-Mugabe era. 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. 2

South Africa beyond State Capture and Corruption

FW de Klerk Annual Conference 2018

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Dec. 12

2017 SARB Report

Launch and Panel Discussion

Dec. 8 - 11

Panel Discussion on '#New Zimbabwe, Old Antics? Dissecting the Recent Changes in Zimbabwe'

Dec. 8

Ubuntu Lunch with author Jacques Pauw

"The President's Keepers: Those keeping Zuma in power and out of prison"



As of January 2018 I am working as a research assistant at the Cape Town office for the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS). After successfully completing my Masters degree at Maastricht University, the research position at KAS gives [...] more…

The Vth AU-EU summit: a turning point for relations between Africa and Europe?

On 29th and 30th of November 2017 the 5th AU-EU Summit took place in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. 16 of the 28 EU Member States attended the summit, amongst them the German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron. [...] more…

The UN Global Compacts on Migration and Refugees: A New Solution to Migration Management, or more of the same?

SAIIA Occasional Paper No 273, November 2017

This paper by Asmita Parshotam examines the Migration Compact in light of existing tensions among UN member states, what it hopes to achieve, and how it differs from the Global Compact on Refugees. more…

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Dunkeld 2196/ Johannesburg

P.O. Box 55012
Northlands 2116/ Johannesburg
Republic of South Africa
Phone +27 11 214 29 00
Fax +27 11 214 29 13
KAS Liaison Office Cape Town
36 Long Street, 6. floor
P.O. Box 5294
Cape Town 8000
Phone +27 (0)21 422 3844
Fax +27 (0)21 422 1733

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