The Penal Code 2015 attracts large attention

About 60 policy-makers and lawyers from the Northern provinces attended the seminar on the introduction of the amendments and supplements of the Penal Code 2015. Addressing the seminar, Ms. Nguyen Thi Kim Thoa, Head of Department of Criminal and Administrative Legislation, highlighted the Code as an effective tool to protect people's rights. more…

KAS Vietnam new Representative gets the baton from predecessor

Mr. Michael Winzer, KAS Vietnam interim representative handed over the baton to Mr. Peter Girke yesterday under the witness of Ms. Iris Grunow from KAS Berlin, and staff of KAS Vietnam office. more…


China’s foreign policies scattered and complicated: scholars

KAS and the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam jointly organized the third seminar on China’s domestic and foreign policy on April 1 in Hanoi. Prof. Odd Arne Westad from Harvard Kennedy School stirred a vibrant discussion on China’s actions in the region and policy implications for ASEAN and Vietnam.



The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung is one of the political foundations of the Federal Republic of Germany. With its activities and projects, the Foundation realizes an active and substantial contribution to international cooperation and understanding. Here we present the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and its activities in Vietnam.


Previous events

Apr. 26 - 27

ASEAN Connectivity and Trans-Asia Highway

Apr. 20 - 21

Introduction on the Amendments of the 2015 Penal Code on Protection of Human Rights and Citizen’s Rights

Apr. 8

Office handing over

KAS Vietnam new Representative gets the baton from predecessor

Apr. 1

China' Domestic and Foreign Policies


Handbook on EVFTA to be released

The EVFTA handbook, the result of a seminar series held by the Foreign Trade University (FTU) under the sponsorship of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, holds up important aspects of the free trade agreement between the European [...] more…

Handbook on handling petitions and denunciations published

In 2015 Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Vietnam supported the National Assembly’s Board of People’s Aspirations to publish a handbook entitled “Guidelines on Citizen Reception and Petitions and Denunciations Settlement”. more…

KAS scholarship winners named

Seven applicants have elbowed 23 others to win KAS scholarship 2015. The winners have been named this morning (Oct.22) in Hanoi after three days of interview and eight months of preparations. The scholarship holders will undergo [...] more…

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