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May 20, 2016

Hessen Delegation in NYC and Washington

US developments and implications for Germany on national and sub-national level

Dr. Thomas Schäfer, Finance Minister of Hessen, and a delegation of politicians were on a fact-finding mission to New York and Washington to better understand political and economic developments. KAS Washington organized meetings with senior managers of financial sector and start-up scene. more…

March 14, 2016

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…

January 20, 2016

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…

January 6, 2016

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…

November 3, 2015

JONA visits Washington

Workshop about TTIP and 2016 Presidential Campaign

Twenty fellows of the KAS journalism academy JONA discuss the transatlantic trade agreement and the upcoming presidential election with experts Charles Ludolph, Emily Schultheis and Soren Dayton. more…

October 30, 2015

German American Conference at Harvard

KAS JONA journalists reporting live on social media

Twenty fellows of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung’s journalism academy are reporting from the German American Conference 2015 at Harvard University. You can find their live coverage by clicking this link: more…

September 18, 2015

Conference Live Stream

Multinational Efforts to Promote Freedom of Religion or Belief

The conference will be streamed live on September 18th, starting at 8:30 AM (EST). Following this link on twitter --- https://twitter.com/IPP_FoRB more…

September 2, 2015

Conference

Multinational Efforts to Promote Freedom of Religion or Belief - Joint Action for the Common Good

On September 18th, over 100 parliamentarians from 45 countries and experts from all over the world will gather in New York City to discuss strategies to ensure religious freedom worldwide. more…

July 7, 2015

A Conversation with MEP Elmar Brok

Russian Expansion – A Reality or Fiction?

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Washington (KAS), the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF), and the European Parliament Liaison Office with U.S. Congress (EPLO) will jointly host a transatlantic talk with MEP Elmar Brok. more…

June 30, 2015

Discussion with Christoph von Friedeburg

A closer look at the impact of the shale gas boom on local U.S. economies

The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung organized a roundtable discussion of the Transatlantic Climate Bridge on Dr. Christoph von Friedeburg’s paper “Broken Promises: Impacts of Pennsylvania’s Shale Gas Boom on Local Economies” (March 2015). The attendees discussed Mr. Friedeburg’s report, examined the fracking debate from transatlantic perspectives, and discussed other energy issues, with an emphasis on renewable and sustainable energy sources. more…