KAS.de - News of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung News and Publications of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung e.V. Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0100 http://www.kas.de/wf/de/71.3572/ webfriend.de en Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung e.V. Think Tank Report 2/2018: Insights into the agendas of international think tanks //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.51879/ Topics of this report are cyber security and democracy becoming critical infrastructure, how Russia is reclaiming its place on the world stage and many more. Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2018-03-23:meldung:59658 Think Tank Report 2/2018 //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.51879/ In the Think Tank Report 2/2018 we take a look on: Democracy becoming critical infrastructure | What other countries can learn from India´s biofuels | Which kind of infrastructure really is important | How sustainable economic growth can be learned | Which role the military has in the Middle East seven years after the Arab Spring | How Russia is reclaiming its place on the world stage | How augmented reality can change everyday life for blind people | and many more… Thu, 22 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2018-03-22:dokument:51879 Propaganda and Disinformation: How the EU Can Counter Russia’s Information War //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.51729/ Using propaganda and disinformation, Russia influences the Western Balkan nations undermining the EU. The EU has to respond and reach out to the Westen Balkans. Wed, 07 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2018-03-07:meldung:59462 Assessing the Energiewende //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.51681/ In view of the enormous challenges of the “Energiewende”, every new German government must ask itself the following question: How can we reconcile our long-term goal with the need to ensure a reliable, cost-effective and resource-saving energy supply also in the short to medium term? What’s more, with its “Energiewende”, Germany aspires to play an international leading role – from political, economic, ecological, social, technological, geo-strategic and security policy points of view. Against this backdrop, four international experts analyze the progress made so far and make recommendations. Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2018-03-01:dokument:51681 FW de Klerk Annual Conference 2018: South Africa beyond State Capture and Corruption //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.51455/ A new era needs to start for South Africa, with a system of governance characterised by integrity. South Africans pin their hopes on ANC leader Cyril Ramaphosa. Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2018-02-09:meldung:59174 Think Tank Report 1/2018 //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.51411/ In the Think Tank Report edition 1/2018 we take a look on: The arms race in artificial intelligence | How regulation of social media could look like | Governments asking hackers for advice | The effects of climate change on inter-state cooperation in Southeast Asia | How Kenya turns dust and waste into sustainable briquettes | and many more… Thu, 01 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2018-02-01:dokument:51411 Hoping for a Miracle: On the Possible End of a Christian Presence in Iraq //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.51228/ Since 2003, the number of Iraqi Christians has fallen dramatically. Whether Christianity has any sort of future in Iraq is currently impossible to divine. Wed, 10 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2018-01-10:meldung:58902 The Branding of Bloggers : #Africablogging Breaks Down Boundaries on Historic Ile de Gorée //www.kas.de/wf/en/33.50987/ Post-truth world? In late November a group of influential African bloggers from across the continent grappled with challenging existential questions in Senegal. Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2017-12-15:meldung:58710