Moscow’s Flexible Alliances in the Middle East - Opportunities and Constraints

Russia has been seeking a more robust relationship with Iraq since the so-called Arab Spring started in 2011, eager to build on the remnants of what was once a strong Soviet-Iraqi alliance during the Cold War. more…

Iraq after the Election: Transformation of the Political Landscape

The Election Day on May 12, 2018 came with low voter turnout and surprising results. more…

Iraq at a Crossroads: Stabilization or Further Fragmentation?

The upcoming elections on May 12, 2018 will determine whether Iraq will be able to stabilize itself politically and to start an urgent reform process more…

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Welcome

Welcome to the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation!

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Events

June 21 - 23
Sulaymaniyah

Fully booked

Workshop

Iraqi Leadership Fellows Program Part III - Class of 2017/2018

KAS and IRIS hold third workshop on advocacy campaigning

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Previous events

Apr. 22 - May 9
Kirkuk

Fully booked

Workshop

Rule of Law Training towards Reconciliation in Kirkuk

KAS AND ETTC TO HOLD WORKSHOPS IN MULTI-ETHNIC CITY

Mar. 18 - 19
AUB, Beirut
Congress

Militant Islamism and Jihadism After the End of the Caliphate

The Future of ISIL, Al Qaeda and their Affiliates in Asia, Africa and Europe

Mar. 14 - 15
Beirut

Fully booked

Workshop

Establishment of an Iraqi National Center Against Hate Speech

KAS and Masarat hold interreligious and interethnic founding workshop

Publications

Dialogue for Kurdish and Shia decision-makers in Iraq

KAS and MERI create multi-ethnic platform in Najaf

The Kurdish referendum for independence of September 2017 increased tensions between the Kurdish and Shiite populations of Iraq. As peace in Iraq depends on the ability of the country’s different social groups to cooperate, the [...] more…

Moscow’s Flexible Alliances in the Middle East - Opportunities and Constraints

KAS and Al Bayan Center publish paper on Russia's Relations with post-Saddam Iraq

Russia has been seeking a more robust relationship with Iraq since the so-called Arab Spring started in 2011, eager to build on the remnants of what was once a strong Soviet-Iraqi alliance during the Cold War. The Kremlin’s [...] more…

Iraq after the Election: Transformation of the Political Landscape

IRAQI ELECTION SURPRISES WITH UNEXPECTED RESULTS AND LOW VOTER TURNOUT

For the first time after the military defeat of the Islamic State (ISIL), national parliamentary elections were held in Iraq. Around 7,000 candidates, organized on 88 party lists, competed for 329 parliament seats in the election [...] more…

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Syria/Iraq Office

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Lebanon
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