Future challenges in Iraq

MP Tobias Zech visits Baghdad, Erbil and Sinjar

From 5 to 10 April, KAS hosted CSU-parliamentarian Tobias Zech in Baghdad and in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI). As one of the first German politicians, Zech visited the almost completely destroyed Yezidi city of Sinjar, which had been liberated by Kurdish Peshemerga in late 2015. more…

KAS und IFI hold two-day conference

The Future of IS Provinces and Affiliates: Survival or Decline?

On 21 and 22 March, the Syria/Iraq office and the Issam Fares Institute organised a two day conference on the future of the IS provinces and affiliates after a military defeat of the core organization in Syria and Iraq. The conference brought together international experts from 14 countries. more…

KAS and IRIS hold high-level conference

Beyond Daesh: Ending the Cycle of Conflicts, Towards Durable Solutions

From 8 to 9 March 2017, the KAS Syira/Iraq office and the Institute of Regional and International Studies (IRIS) held the annual Sulaimani Forum, entitled “Beyond Daesh: Ending the Cycle of Conflicts, Towards Durable Solutions”. The inaugural address was given by Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi. more…

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Previous events

Mar. 20 - 21
Congress

The ISIS Provinces: Decline or Continued Impact?

KAS holds conference on the future of the ISIS provinces and cells

Mar. 8 - 9
Congress

The Middle East Post-ISIS: Old Challenges, New Opportunities

KAS and IRIS hold forum on ways to tackle problems in the region

Nov. 17 - 18
Congress

One Issue, Different Perceptions: The Refugee Crisis in the KRI

KAS AND OTT HOLD A CONFERENCE ON SOLUTIONS FOR THE REFUGEE CRISIS

Nov. 13 - 15
Cadenabbia
Congress

Post-ISIS Syria and Iraq: Envisioning a Stable Regional Order

A STRATEGIC DIALOGUE ON the FUTURE SECURITY CHALLENGES IN THE MIDDLE EAST

Publications

Consequences of the Brexit for the Middle East

KAS and al-Bayan Center host panel discussion in Baghdad

By triggering Article 50 of the Treaty of Lisbon at the end of March, British Prime Minister Theresa May has officially initiated the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union. Against this background, Konrad [...] more…

Tobias Zech visits Baghdad, Erbil and Sinjar

CSU-parliamentarian learns about the challenges in Iraq

From 5 to 10 April, the KAS Syria/Iraq office hosted CSU-parliamentarian Tobias Zech in Baghdad and in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI). Besides political talks in Baghdad and Erbil, the programme also included a visit of the [...] more…

The Need for Security Sector Reform in Syria

KAS and Omran Center hold experts meeting in Beirut

Syria’s security services under the Assad regime are designed to protect the regime at all costs, and have also violated citizens’ rights and have created a culture of fear in Syria. In light of the continuing war and the [...] more…

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Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

Syria/Iraq Office

23 Benoît Barakat St
Jabre Building, 5th floor
Badaro – Beirut
Lebanon
Phone +961 (0) 1388 061/062
Fax +961 (0) 1388 064