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Multilateralismus und Chinas globale Rolle

Ein Plädoyer für mehr europäische Leidenschaft und Durchsetzungsvermögen in internationalen Organisationen

Chinas Auftreten hat sich in den multilateralen Strukturen fundamental verändert. Deutschland und die EU haben vielfältige Möglichkeiten darauf zu reagieren und ihren Einfluss geltend zu machen.


Zeit für digitale Bildung

Bereits im März haben wir angefangen, zwei digitale Bildungsplattformen aufzubauen, die sich insbesondere an mongolische Studierende, Schüler und junge Wissenschaftler richten.

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Germany in the Indo-Pacific: Expectations and policy options

The first edition of the Indo-Pacific Roundtable called for principled policy-making and confident communication

In September Germany released its Policy Guidelines on the Indo-Pacific and thus entered its bid to engage with this fast-evolving region and to shape the narrative accompanying it. Having acquired a stake in this global political enterprise, it will have to be prepared for close scrutiny of its activities in the seven key areas defined by the guidelines: multilateralism, climate change, security, rule of law, free trade, digitalization and education.

Coronavirus Pandemic Worsening the Mental Health Situation in Northern Uganda

COVID-19 and Mental Health

The Coronavirus pandemic has disrupted access to mental health services in northern Uganda, worsening the already bad situation in the region recovering from the effect over two decades of LRA led insurgency.

Photo by L'Oriol.

Die unentdeckten Ressourcen der Arktispolitik der Europäischen Union

Bisher wenig beachtete Resourcen der europäischer Arktispolitik, die für die zukünftige Rolle der Europäischen Union als globalen Akteur von bedeutung sind.

In diesem Artikel haben die Autoren bisher wenig beachtete Resourcen europäischer Arktispolitik erfasst, die für die zukünftige Rolle der Europäischen Union als globalen Akteur in der Arktischen Region aber auch darüber hinaus von bedeutung sind. Es ist ein Blick über die bisher vorherrschenden Kilma- und Umweltpolitische Wahnehmung der Arktis hinaus und zeigt die Wichtigkeit dieser Region für Europa und ihre Zukunft.

Europäisches Parlament / Pietro Naj-Oleari

EPP Party Barometer November 2020

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

The EPP Party Barometer illustrates the strength of the European party families in current opinion polls - with a particular focus on the European People's Party (EPP). In 2020 the Barometer also illustrates the consequences of the COVID-19-pandemic for the popularity of governing parties.

Presseschau ukrainischer Medien zu Belarus

Woche vom 19.11 bis zum 25.11

Hier finden Sie eine Presseschau ukrainischer Medien in der Woche vom 19.11.2020 bis zum 25.11.2020 zu den Debatten über aktuelle politische Entwicklungen in Belarus. Die Presseschau wurde von unseren Kollegen von der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Ukraine (Kiew) erstellt, um einen Einblick zu geben, wie die Diskussionen über Belarus im Nachbarland aussehen.

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Political Violence and Activism in Iraq

A Defence Mechanism Against Personal Uncertainty?

In October of 2019, mass protests erupted throughout Iraq and continue to lead to clashes between activist groups and state security forces. While specific demands and actors change over time, unrest is not a new phenomenon in a country that has been exposed to decades of extreme political violence and conflict. But what exactly motivates people to engage in such behavior?

Salt of the Sea

How Digital Technology and an Open Mind Have Helped Thyda Scale her Family Business to an International Market

The eighth installment of our series on women entrepreneurs, features Thyda Thoung from Cambodia and how she overcame challenges in expanding her family's export-quality sea salt manufacturing business. This feature is part of a series by KAS SOPAS and Woomentum on women-owned SMEs (WSMEs) in four Southeast Asian countries. It focuses on how digitalization presents new opportunities for women-owned businesses and how it could help them overcome their gender specific challenges.

Opportunities & Implications of Releasing Treated Effluent in Lower Stretches of Jordan River and Dead Sea

Desk Study

This report presents a creative out of the box analysis of how to rehabilitate the lower stretches of the Jordan River and help stabilize the Dead Sea water level by introducing treated effluent into the basin.

Facts and Findings

Selected contributions to the series with international relevance

The series informs in a concentrated form about important positions of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung on current topics. The individual issues present key findings and recommendations, offer brief analyses, explain the Foundation's further plans and name KAS contact persons.


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.