Publications

Expert discussion: KAS-PSR discuss findings of Public Opinion Poll No. 83

Results of 2022's first quarter indicate return to internal power balance between Fatah and Hamas

On March 22, the Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research (PSR) presented the findings of the 83 joint Public Opinion Poll carried out in cooperation with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestine during in an online event at our office in Ramallah.

Perspectives on the EU from the centre of European societies

Under the title "Perspectives on the EU from the centre of European societies", the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) asked 18,000 people in Bulgaria, Croatia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Poland, Spain and Sweden what they expect from European integration.

The Emerging Global Data Economy – Implications and Options for the Transatlantic Relationship

KAS USA / Cambrian Report

This new report, authored by Berkeley-based Cambrian, discusses the emerging global data economy and highlights current developments in the “Datasphere.” The report shows that thinking about data has evolved from a research and business domain to a (geo-) political and policy domain.

REUTERS/ Wissam Al-Okaili- stock.adobe.com

Tishreen Women and the 2021 Iraqi Elections

Visions, Challenges and Expectations

Iraq's Tishreen women played diverse roles in the recent elections that took place in October 2021. Aside from being candidates, previous female protesters were constituents, boycotters, local observers and trainers. Despite their increased participation women's political activism in Iraq is dangerous. Iraqi women activists work under an authoritarian climate, defying gender-bias restrictions, and gender-based violence. Thus, it is on Iraq's decision makers and society to continue enhancing women's empowerment in the political and electoral processes.

Arbitration in Democracy and Governance: The Role of Queen Mothers

The program was aimed at helping Queen Mothers deepen their skills in arbitration and the various processes involved in alternative dispute resolution.

Braving the Storm: Safeguarding the Lebanese Innovation Economy

New Report by Konrad Adenauer Foundation and Arabnet Assesses the Impact of the Lebanese Crisis on the Startup Ecosystem

Since October 2019, Lebanon’s economy has entered a prolonged economic downturn, marked by a severe financial crisis, a collapse of infrastructure services, and a crippling political deadlock. In 2020 alone, Lebanon’s real GDP shrunk by 20.3%, while inflation averaged 84.3% in the same year.

Egypt and Israel: Renewable Energies for Peace

A publication by KAS and INSS written by INSS Research Fellow Ofir Winter

Cairo’s goal to serve as a regional hub for gas and renewable energies presents an opportunity for increased cooperation between Egypt and Israel – particularly at a time that Europe is confronted with the ramifications of the Russian invasion of Ukraine

Europäisches Parlament / Pietro Naj-Oleari

EPP Party Barometer March 2022

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).

Policy Options for Improving Maternal Health Services in Rural Uganda

Youth4Policy Paper

Despite the advancements made in public health in general, the rural people in Uganda still grapple with poor quality services insofar as maternal health is concerned. There is a dire need for increased funding and support to the health sector and medical personnel who are at the forefront of providing the much-needed maternal health care services in the rural areas so as to combat the ever-increasing deaths. This policy brief makes specific recommendations to the government, parliament and local leaders on how to improve maternal health services delivery in rural Uganda.

Jednym Głosem - Polacy i Niemcy o rosyjskiej agresji na Ukrainę

Barometr Polska Niemcy - Wydanie specjalne

Uprzedzając tegoroczne wydanie Barometru Polska-Niemcy publikujemy wyniki tego badania, dotyczące Rosji i działań, jakie Polacy i Niemcy chcieliby, aby ich rządy podejmowały w relacjach z tym krajem. Pierwsza runda pytań zadawana były tuż przed agresją, jednak rozwój wydarzeń skłaniał do powtórzenia wybranych pytań w pierwszych dniach wojny. Dzięki temu możemy odpowiedzi porównać i zaobserwować zmiany, jakie w polskiej i niemieckiej opinii publicznej spowodowała decyzja Kremla o inwazji. Badania zostały przeprowadzone w ramach Projektu „Barometr Polska – Niemcy” przez Instytut Spraw Publicznych oraz Deutsches Polen-Institut przy wsparciu Fundacji Konrada Adenauera i Fundacji Współpracy Polsko-Niemieckiej.

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.

Interviews

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

kurzum

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 www.kas.de. In addition to a summary of the contents, you can also find additional material such as pictures, speeches, videos or audio clips.