KAS International

Information from the Department of European and International Cooperation


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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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