The European elections in 2014 will be a turning point

Leading Czech political scientists have analysed the changes of European governing after the introduction of the Lisbon Treaty on the conference organised by KAS and IIPS. Read the interview with Lukáš Macek regarding the European elections in 2014 to be a turning point for the prospective EU function. Read more…

The Conservatives need to come up with their own solutions

About six months before the European elections, Elmar Brok recommended at the presentation of a KAS study with the title ‘Europa – Nein danke?’ that “Instead of working through the ‘forces of negativity and feeling of inferiority’, we need to focus rather on our own solutions and the advantages of Europe. This would be the best way to take the bread from the populists’ mouth.” Read more…

Iveta Radičová: How to combat the radicals? Clear programs and refined citizens as a solution

The Czech Television (ČT) reports about the Adenauer Forum: The young Central European democracies are in crisis. The neo-Nazi Marián Kotleba won the Slovakian regional elections. Also, a part of the voters in the Czech Republic have thought to make solutions possible in this way. How to combat radical voices in society were described by Iveta Radičová on a KAS organised conference. Read more…



The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung is a political foundation of the Federal Republic of Germany. With its programme and projects it renders an active and effective contribution to international cooperation and understanding. Here we present the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and its activities in the Czech Republic.


Previous events

Dec. 3

Europa at the crossroads: ways out of crisis

in cooperation with the Office of the Government of the Czech Republic

Dec. 3

Public debate of presidential candidates

organized by

Dec. 3

Czech and German visions for Europe in the 21st century

in cooperation with AMO - Association for International Affairs

Nov. 21

The crisis of the Western banking system

in cooperation with the Czech Christian Academy


Post-Wall Europe needs to become “Europe for all”

State of Europe with Herman Van Rompuy

24 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy expressed in Berlin his concerns over the challenges Europe is facing today. In front of 600 invited people at the Allianz Forum in Berlin, [...] more…

50 Years For Democracy And Freedom Worldwide

European and International Cooperation Of The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

This year the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung celebrates its 50th anniversary of European and International Cooperation. Hence it publishes a report explaining the development from the beginning in 1962 to the present day. The [...] more…

Lively debate about the Euro-plus pact and the European stabilisation mechanism at the third European Day at the VŠE

Interview with Pavel Mertlík about advantages and disadvantages of the pact and ESM for the Czech Republic

Three days after the adoption of the Euro-plus pact and the European stabilisation mechanism, Czech top-ranking officials, experts and students discussed the position and perspectives of the Czech Republic in the EU. Especially [...] more…

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