KAS International

Information from the Department of European and International Cooperation

KAS INTERNATIONAL 3/2009

NEW OFFICE IN ABU DHABI: German Parliament President Prof. Norbert Lammert inaugurated the new KAS office in Abu Dhabi | POLITICAL DIALOGUE: Colombian President Alvaro Uribe took part in a question-and-answer session with 600 young people and students | MEDIA: A number of international media representatives discussed current trends in journalism during the Africa Media Leadership Conference | ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL GOVERNANCE: On invitation of the KAS, more than 100 experts took part in September in a New Delhi conference on the financial crisis from the viewpoint of G20 states. Dec. 1, 2009 more...

KAS INTERNATIONAL 2/2009

Information from the International Cooperation Department
Topics: 60 YEARS Of THE GERMAN CONSTITUTION: Germany is celebrating the important anniversary of 60 years of its constitution. The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung is honouring the anniversary with several events at home and abroad. | MEDIA: The KAS media programme and Deutsche Welle jointly held a regional journalism workshop on the occasion of the presidential elections in South Africa. | HUMAN RIGHTS: Cambodian human rights activist Somaly Mam joined politicians on 22 April 2009 to discuss what causes human trafficking and how best to fight it. June 23, 2009 more...

KAS INTERNATIONAL 1/2009

Information from the International Cooperation Department
Topics: DEMOCRACY AND DEVELOPMENT: Dr. Franz Schoser, treasurer of the KAS, presents the Konrad Adenauer Medal to Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan of the United Arab Emirates | HUMAN RIGHTS: On 13 February 2009, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung officially opened its office in Rome | MEDIA: The long-time director of the Media Programme in Asia, Werner vom Busch, retires. In KAS International he says farewell in an interview | POLITICAL DIALOGUE: Colombian president Alvaro Uribe met representatives of the KAS as part of his state visit to Germany to exchange political views Mar. 24, 2009 more...

KAS INTERNATIONAL 3/2008

Information from the International Cooperation Department
Topics: Young Palestinians from the Baader Youth Network came to Germany to study the political and economic system of the Federal Republic| Rule of Law | In Seoul, the president of the German Bundestag, Prof. Dr Norbert Lammert, opened a symposium on economic, political, and societal challenges in a globalised world | In July 2008, the German Press Agency (dpa) and the Asian News Network (ANN) decided to cooperate | In October, members of the Nigerian Plateau State parliament visited Germany | ‘Protecting human rights worldwide!’ was the motto of this year’s KAS Day on September 17. Nov. 18, 2008 more...

KAS INTERNATIONAL 2/2008

Newsletter of the International Cooperation Department
Topics: At the EU-Latin America Forum, Federal Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel called upon Europe and Latin America to deepen their existing partnership | The rule-of-law programme for sub-Saharan Africa is mainly concerned with supporting actors who are committed to the rule of law in the region | Through a sensitisation campaign, the KAS contributed towards ensuring peaceful local elections in Benin | The KAS office in Fortaleza took advantage of the World Water Day to bring the water problem home to people and politicians | SHALOM – Israel’s 60th Anniversary June 25, 2008 more...

KAS INTERNATIONAL 1/2008

Newsletter of the International Cooperation Department
China's engagement in Africa was the theme of an international development-policy symposium held by KAS in Beijing. | Navid Kermani, the well-known German-Iranian author and orientalist, argues that eligiousness and civic engagement can be reconciled. | The media programme for Latin America has presented a study on the way in which the daily press addresses the growing poverty on the continent. | In Ghana, interested citizens had an opportunity to meet their MPs and inform themselves about their work in parliament. Mar. 27, 2008 more...

KAS INTERNATIONAL 3/2007

Newsletter of the International Cooperation Department
The visit by Dr Angela Merkel, the Federal Chancellor, to Japan coincided with the announcement on expansion of KAS activities in Japan. | The XIV Meeting of Constitutional Court Judges held in Peru discussed international jurisdiction on human rights – an issue of great relevance in Latin America today. | Stjepan Mesic, the Croatian President, opened a KAS international conference on ”Media and Democracy in South-East Europe”. | The KAS Summer Academy held in Johannesburg offered a training programme in the area of political communication for African opposition politicians. Dec. 3, 2007 more...

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