Events

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Politics and Religion

Facing Religious Extremism

50 young leaders of Jewish and Catholic faith get together in the Holy City to discuss common values and common challenges facing religious extremism within their respective communities.

Symposium

2016 Annual Arms Control Conference and experts forum

Arms control at a crossroads

In joint cooperation with the Institute for National Security Studies (INSS), KAS Israel is hosting a security conference with international experts who will discuss different perspectives on the issue of "arms control" and "nuclear disarmament".

Symposium

The 5th Annual Young Researchers Conference of European Studies in Israel

The conference, in association with the Department of Politics and Government at Ben Gurion University and the Tel Aviv - Yaffo Academic College, aims to bring together young researchers with a special interest in European politics and society.

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Teaching the Holocaust, Anti-Semitism and Israel

Challenges in multiethnic Societies

Five-day seminar for German educational policy makers at Yad Vashem. Together with experts from Yad Vashem, a concept for teaching the darkest chapter of German history and countering anti-semitism will be developed.

Workshop

Core issues - Jerusalem and security arrangements- workshop and study tour for SHAS activists

In partnership with the Geneva Initiative, KAS Israel is organizing a workshop and studytour for SHAS activists.

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Akko Continuing Inter-religious and Intercultural Study and Field Seminar

Akko Continuing Inter-religious and Intercultural Study and Field Seminar (in cooperation with KAS and Municipality of Akko, and Intercultural Mediation Council)

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Proportionality and Civilian Casualties in Asymmetrical Armed Conflicts: An Interdisciplinary Approach

KAS Israel and the Israel Democracy Institute co-host an international conference on “Proportionality and Civilian Casualties in Asymmetrical Armed Conflicts: An Interdisciplinary Approach” scheduled to take place in Jerusalem from May 30-31, 2016.

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Educators' Circle for Peace and Coexistence

Educators from Israel, the West Bank and Gaza Strip meet to discuss possible educational methods for peace and coexistence.

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From Tehran to Sderot: Imagined Cities

In the framework of the Jerusalem Writers Festival 25-28.05.2016

In times of the Refugee Crisis in Europe and the global terrorist threat, authors discuss the hidden paths that lead to imaginary cities and lost homes, and the impact on their writing.

Study and Information Program

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Germans in Tel-Aviv: From Sarona to Salon Berlin

Studientag für Studenten der Universität Ben Gurion

One day tour for students on the subject of German life in Tel-Aviv over the years, starting with the history the Templers settlement of Sarona and learning further about the political and social role that immigrants from Germany played in Israel.

40 Jahre vertrauensvolle Zusammenarbeit und starke Partnerschaft

Das Auslandsbüro Israel der KAS feiert Geburtstag

Am 27. Juni beging die KAS Israel in Anwesenheit von Persönlichkeiten aus Politik, Diplomatie und Zivilgesellschaft und all ihrer Partner einen Festakt anlässlich des 40-jährigen Jubiläums ihrer Auslandsarbeit in Israel.

Democracy, Trust and Mistrust

On October 27-28, 2021 KAS Israel held in cooperation with the IDI - Israel Democracy Institute  and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem it’s second online Yaron Ezrahi Conference on the topic: 'Democracy, Trust and Mistrust'

COVID19-Multi-Country Study Research Results

The world is changing rapidly. More rapidly than we have ever experienced. Every country is under a similar threat of the COVID-19 pandemic. Each country is responding differently and the rate of infection and mortality rates differ from country to country. We know what the Governments are doing and this survey helps us understand what people in each country think about it.

Populism in times of pandemics – a chance or danger for democracies?

On April 7th, 2020 the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung’s (KAS) office Israel organized an online panel discussion on “Populism in times of pandemics – a chance or danger for democracies?” bringing together experts from Germany, Israel, Hungary, and Poland. The debate focused on perspectives from different countries as to the impact of the current crisis on democracies.

Russia in the Middle East: Ever-Changing Policy in an Ever-Changing Region

The Institute for National Security Studies (INSS) and the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Israel (KAS) held an international conference that took place on December 3 , 2019, at INSS in Tel Aviv, Israel. Middle Eastern politics changed profoundly in October 2015, when Russia decided to step into the Syrian civil war on the side of President Assad. This added an international dimension to an already complex conflict and created a new strategic situation with international consequences. In this context, the event brought together participants from Russia, Europe and Israel for an in-depth dialogue. The event focused on further understanding on the most pertinent issues and strengthening cooperation in the future.

"Responding to hybrid threats: from disinformation to boots on the ground"

KAS Israel hosts Cyber Security Roundtable

The Konrad Adenauer Foundation Israel hosted a two-day Cyber Security expert round-table in Herzliya which dealt with the topic "Responding to hybrid threats: from disinformation to boots on the ground" from the 12th to the 14th of November. The round-table was the fourth of its kind as part of a series of events and brought together German, Israeli and US experts from the field of cyber security.

PhD study group "Security and Development in the 21st Century"

visits israel and the palestinian territories

The Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAS) Israel hosted the KAS PhD study group "Security and Development in the 21st Century" in late October. The purpose of the study trip was to familiarize the fellows with Israel's security challenges. The group met with representatives of civil society, the academy and (former) members of the Israeli security establishment.

Arab society in Israel in light of upheavels in the Arab world

Book presentation: “Left to its Fate: Arab society in Israel under the shadow of the Arab Spring events”

On June 24, 2019, KAS and the Konrad Adenauer Program for Jewish-Arab Cooperation presented the publication "Left to its fate: Arab society in Israel under the shadow of the Arab Spring" authored by Dr. Yusri Khaizran and Muhammad Khlaile at the Tel Aviv University. The book was edited and published by the Konrad Adenauer Program earlier this year. The conference brought together academics, politicians and journalists to celebrate this important publication and to discuss the topic from different perspectives.

The Israeli periphery as a space of opportunities

One day seminar with the Manof Forum in North of Israel

A one-day seminar in the North of Israel with the Manof Forum focused on entrepreneurship in the geographical periphery of Israel as a tool for inter-cultural inclusiveness and cultural pluralism. On the one hand it is considered to be a periphery, which faces security threats as well as economic and social challenges, on the other hand, the diversity of the population is oftentimes an unexpected engine for an unusual development in different areas.

Countries and Campaigns: Populism and Elections

On 25 June 2019, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Israel and the Israel Democracy Institute held a conference on "Countries and Campaigns: Populism and Elections".