Education system for sustainable democratic development

Mr. Chaturon Chaisang, Caretaking Minister of Education, and Dr. Stafan Kaufmann, Member of the German Bundestag and Committee for Education in the German Parliament, exchanged about challenges in modern education system in the KAS-Seminar on 27 March 2014. more…

Rule of Law in Penal Procedures against Politicians

On the conference co-organised by KAS and the Supreme Court Criminal Division for Persons Holding Political Positions (SCP), the problems and challenges of penal procedures against politicians were discussed. Mr. Sirichai Wattanayothin, Vice President of the Supreme Court, shared viewpoints on Thai cases whereas Dr. Stafan Kaufmann, Member of the German Bundestag, enlightened about the function of case exemption, the roles of media and the public opinions in Germany. more…

Will Thailand remain unstable?

Thailand’s election might raise more questions than it answers. Does the government have enough votes to form a majority in the House of Representatives? Is the by-election procedure constitutional? Will there be an impeachment trial against caretaker prime minister Yingluck and a further trial against 308 parliamentarians? more…



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Apr. 25 - May 3

Peace Train: from Sukhirin to Surin

A cross-ethnic cultural exchange

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Previous events

Apr. 4
Chiang Rai Province

Capacity Building among Parliamentary Volunteers

Workers for Democracy Development

Mar. 27

Seminar on ASEAN Studies

Overview of Indonesia's Readiness to ASEAN Community

Mar. 27

The Role of Political Parties in Germany and Thailand

Experience Sharing between KAS Alumni


Sustainable Natural Resources Management on Forest, Land and Water

Proceedings of Green Judges Year 2012

The publication of the Office of the Administrative Courts of Thailand (OAC) financially supported by Konrad Adenauer Foundation; in Thai language only more…

Mr. Winzer's Interview with Deutsche Welle

The political dispute in Thailand is far from being resolved. Even though Thai citizens cast their votes in a national election on Sunday, Feb. 2, the question remains whether the formed government will gain enough stability to [...] more…

Summary of the KAS-ABAC Conference on Ecological, Social and Economic Sustainabiliy in Thailand and the ASEAN Region

This one-day conference on the topic of ecological, social and economic sustainability within Thailand and ASEAN’s economy took place on November 28, 2013 at Assumption University, Bangkok. The goal of this conference was to find [...] more…

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