Corona-Update, USA (April)

Studies, Analysis and Commentary

Experten setzen sich intensiv mit den unterschiedlichen Aspekten und Herausforderungen dieser in ihrem Umfang und ihrer Schnelligkeit beispiellosen Krise auseinander. Für einen Überblick über den aktuellen Stand der Diskussion stellt das KAS-Auslandsbüro USA mit Sitz in Washington D.C. regelmäßig eine Auswahl an Studien, Analysen und Kommentaren jeweils mit Links zu den Beiträgen zusammen.

DP Enfoque 9: ¿Nuevo orden bajo el auspicio de China?

La economía latinoamericana en el mercado global; por Hartmut Sangmeister

Nuevo documento de la edición DP Enfoque de Diálogo Político


Política y movilidad sostenible

PolítiKAS en línea marzo-abril 2022

¡Nuevas publicaciones!

Periódico Refoma

El debate energético en México: contexto político y jurídico

KASBLog: análisis y opinión

La iniciativa de reforma constitucional en materia eléctrica presentada por el presidente López Obrador en septiembre del 2021 no alcanzó los votos necesarios para ser aprobada por el pleno de la Cámara de Diputados. Sin embargo, la Suprema Corte de Justicia de la Nación no consideró inconstitucional la Ley de la Industria Eléctrica (precursora de la iniciativa de reforma constitucional), publicada el 9 de marzo de 2021.

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China’s security and military cooperation in Latin America and the Caribbean: Implications for Europe

Daniel Agramont Lechín

China’s rise as a world power is taking place at a time of disorder in the international arena. It is now widely accepted that the future of the world order will be significantly shaped by China’s rise.

Scholarships for Syrian Students to Study in Lebanon 2022

Closing Date for applications: June 15th, 2022

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Syria/Iraq Office awards scholarships to Syrian students to study at a university in Lebanon. Our scholarship program is aimed at Syrian graduates who have acquired a university degree in Lebanon and who intend to complete master studies for four semesters at a university in Lebanon.

Pandemia y Seguridad: el impacto del COVID-19

Ana Yancy Espinoza

Lo ha cambiado todo en la región latinoamericana: La pandemia del COVID 19


In der Sache richtig, aber ohne viel Substanz

Bundeskanzler Olaf Scholz besucht Japan

Während in Berlin der Bundestag an der verteidigungspolitischen Zeitenwende arbeitet und das Sondervermögen der Bundeswehr diskutiert, reiste Bundeskanzler Scholz nach Japan. Dass die Wahl auf Japan fiel, macht das Zögern des damaligen Koalitionspartners bei der Entsendung der Fregatte Bayern in den Indo-Pazifik wieder wett. Dass die erste Asienreise nicht nach China führte, ist ein starkes Zeichen der neuen deutschen Außenpolitik – die jedoch maßgeblich vom grünen Koalitionspartner bestimmt wird.

Japan – ASEAN Study

Japan's Role for Southeast Asia Amidst the Great Power Competition and its Implications for the EU-Japan Partnership

Southeast Asia in focus: In no other region is the economic, the political and military rise of China so striking and so powerful; in no other region does Beijing question the rules-based international order (especially in the South China Sea) so aggressively. Adaptation strategies to the rise of Beijing and the growing conflict with the former Pacific superpower differ from country to country. Amid a (fear and/or perceived) declining US engagement in the region, Southeast Asia invariably needs to seek alternatives.

Japan – ASEAN Study (now available in Japanese)

大国間競争時代の 東南アジアにおける 日本の役割 ――日・EUパートナーシップへの 政策的含意

The publication "Japan's Role for Southeast Asia Amidst the Great Power Competition and its Implications for the EU-Japan Partnership" is now also available in Japanese.

Facts and Findings

Selected contributions to the series with international relevance

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International Reports

Journal for international issues, foreign policy and development cooperation

This periodical responds to questions concerning international issues, foreign policy and development cooperation. It is aimed at access of information about the international work for public and experts.

EPP Party Barometer

The Situation of the European People's Party in the EU

The EPP Party Barometer illustrates the current situation of the EPP party family in the EU. On a non-regular basis, it provides a concise overview of current election results, polls from the member states and the composition of the party family.


In our series "Interviews", talks and discussions are held with experts from the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung e.V. on various topics.


Concise, reduced to the essentials, but always highly topical. In our series "kurzum", our experts summarise an issue or problem on a maximum of two pages.

Country Reports

Short political reports of the KAS offices abroad

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung is a political foundation. Our offices abroad are in charge of over 200 projects in more than 120 countries. The country reports offer current analyses, exclusive evaluations, background information and forecasts - provided by our international staff.

Event Reports

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, its educational institutions, centres and foreign offices, offer several thousand events on various subjects each year. We provide up to date and exclusive reports on selected conferences, events and symposia at In addition to a summary of the contents, you can also find additional material such as pictures, speeches, videos or audio clips.