KAS Study 2016

A difficult nexus of relationships: the USA, Germany, Israel and the Palestinian Territories

With this study, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and its offices in Israel, the US and the Palistinian Territories draw on the success of its examination "The Holy Land and the Germans" from January 2015, the anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Israel and Germany. This new survey provides the opportunity to draw on insights from the data which were compiled in December 2014 and to detect new developments on this basis. more…

How likely is the "BREXIT"?

KAS Expert Hans-Hartwig Blomeier gives his perspective on a possible UK exit from the European Union

Looking to begin the New Year with fruitful transatlantic discourse the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung hosted a discussion at which KAS London Director Hans-Hartwig Blomeier spoke about a potential Brexit and all of its consequences. Experts from think-tanks, government, and the private sector joined Mr. Blomeier in engaging the outstanding questions of EU reform, geopolitical implications, and more. more…

Brexit: Reshuffling of the EU?

KAS Expert Hans-Hartwig Blomeier on the possible British exit from the European Union

The director of the KAS London office, will give his perspective on the possible withdrawal of Great Britain from the European Union. The British people will decide in the coming months. This development is being followed with keen interest on both sides of the Atlantic. The outcome of the British decision might have a lasting impact on the future of Europe and trans-Atlantic relations. more…



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Previous events

May 5

Germany-USA-Israel: A difficult nexus of relationships?

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung presents recent study at UCLA

Feb. 16 - 17

Future of Iraq - reframing the state, reconciling communities and preventing future conflict

How to construct a positive future for Iraq and how can the West help? Looking for answers

Feb. 10 - 12

The Transatlantic Digital Disconnect: A Bridging Discussion

Jan. 31 - Feb. 5
Experts' Meeting

The Importance of the Transatlantic Relationship in a Changing World: A Narrative of Trust and Commitment


Talking TTIP at the Atlantic Council


On June 29, 2016, the Atlantic Council hosted an event on the progress of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) with European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström. Despite widespread uncertainty on the future [...] more…

Trump is Simply the End Product

The Polarisation of U.S. Politics Is the Culmination of Long-Term Trends

At the beginning of the U.S. primaries, the candidacies of political outsiders Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders invoked laughter among the political establishment in Washington. But the possibility of a candidate such as Trump [...] more…

Ensuring America’s Fiscal and National Security

High-level group of bipartisan policy experts examine U.S. economic management and its relation to global leadership

On May 10th, 2016, the Coalition for Fiscal and National Security released a statement analyzing the key issues concerning current national debt and its long-term impact on American security. The Coalition is a bipartisan group [...] more…

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