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June 10, 2011
Ideenwettbewerb Gesundheit der Gesellschaft

Ideas competition

Since two years KAS in collaboration with Brothers Klichko Foundation implement the social project "Health of society". The aim of the competition is to motivate the conscious Ukrainian youth to consider, what they can contribute to establish a healthy society. Youth groups will be invited to participate in the tender where they will be able to put their common ideas for a healthy society in Ukraine into practice. The participants are between 16 and 25 years old as of January 1, 2012.

June 10, 2011
Lange und Klitschko

Ideas competition

"Health of society"– KAS together with Brothers Klichko Foundation are launching a common project.

For the second time KAS and Brothers Klichko Foundation are carrying out a project “Healthy society”. Young Ukrainians can share their ideas about the improvement of coexistence among people. The winners of the contest will have the chance on the basis of best ideas to elaborate specific projects, namely in the framework of the seminar with the participation of Vitalij Klichko and Nico Lange. For carrying out of every project-winner the financial support amounting to 10 000 UAH will be allocated

June 1, 2011
Europa im Koffer

Seminar meetings

“Europe in a suitcase” young German-Polish-Ukrainian teams travelled around Ukraine

In April-May 2011 five German-Polish-Ukrainian groups of young experts participated in seminar meetings and discussions while travelling through the regions of Ukraine. The aim of the project called “Europe in a suitcase” is promotion of the dialogue about European integration. In the framework of project young experts met with more than 1000 civil society representatives in such cities as: Zhytomyr, Vinnytsya, Khmelnytskyi, Kharkiw, Poltava, Sumy, Dnipropetrovsk and in Crimea.

May 18, 2011

Handbook with interesting statistics

Ukraine in the world 2011

“What do they know of England who only England know?” Rudyard Kipling’s famous remark is as suitable for Ukraine, as it is for every other country on the globe: Without knowledge of the external world you don’t know your own country. Ukraine in the World 2011 with its international statistics comes at the right time. Be it politics, economy, energy, demographics, or the military – the reader can easily compare the achievements of Ukraine. more…

April 18, 2011
Chancellor's Office

Programm for study and information

Young Ukrainian representatives get to know the federal system

How do german representatives see themselves? How do they keep in touch with citizens? How do they work within their fraction, in commissions and in their party? How does the federal system work and how do municipalities and federal states use their competences? These and other questions were raised by eight young ukrainian represantatives on their journey to Saxony-Anhalt, Brandenburg and Berlin in the April of 2011. The KAS also organized visits in the Bundestag and the Chancellor's Office.

April 9, 2011
Spengler Klitschko

Workshop

For lasting success a party needs programs and core values

Frank Spengler and Dr. Michael Borchard counseled Dr. Witalij Klitschko and the party UDAR on the 6th and 7th of April 2011 about the development of a new party platform. The experts of the KAS contributed their experience in Middle- and Eastern Europe and the development of the party platform of the CDU in Germany.

April 9, 2011
Spengler with Tymoschenko

Political talks

KAS speaks with partners

Frank Spengler, assistant chief department manager for european and international cooperation of the KAS talked to the leaders of the partner parties of the KAS and the EPP in Kiev on the 6t and the 7th of April. The topics were the development of democracy and the rule of law in the Ukraine, the economical situation and the preparation for the parlimentary elections 2012. Also, the partners discussed plans for cooperation and possible support.

April 1, 2011
Europa im Koffer

Kick-off seminar

Europe in a suitcase - Junior teams are prepared for their trip in the Ukrainian regions

From the 28th of March to the first of April, the Robert Bosch Foundation, the polish Robert Schuman Foundation, the European Academy Berlin, the Institute for Euroatlantiv Cooperation and the KAS held the Kick-off seminar for the Junior Teams "Europe in a suitcase 2011". Five German-Polish-Ukrainian groups will travel to the ukrainian regions in order to exchange thoughts about European values, the rapprochement of Ukraine towards Europe and the participation in the "Project Europe".

March 29, 2011
Higher school of politics Charkiw

Core values and political ideology

Political problems can only be solved with the proper equipment

More than 70 young participants from southern and eastern Ukraine took part in the seminars of the "School of Politics 2011" in Charkiw from the 24th to the 28th of March. The main topics of the first session this year in the project which is organized by the Centre for political studies and analysis and the KAS were core values and political ideologies. in discussing these topics, it became clear, that ideological beliefs are necessary in politics in order to develop solutions for problems.

March 1, 2011
Higher school of politics Lwiw

Higher scool of politics

Young politicians develop solutions for education, economical integration and migration in party platforms

Young Ukrainian politicians have developed in the "Higher school for politics" from February 24. to 28. in Lwiw own party platforms based on values and ideologies. The young participants, engaged in parties, youth organisations and civil society, had the task to develop solutions for reforms concerning education, economical integration and migration. The KAS uses the methods of problem-oriented learning in these seminars.