Event Reports

Conflict Prevention in Practice

A workshop series headed by the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and the Regional Center on Conflict Prevention

The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung(KAS Amman) in cooperation with the Regional Center on Conflict Prevention (RCCP) co-organized a series of four workshops in 2008 and 2009 at the Jordanian Institute for Diplomacy targeted at a variety of actors including Jordanian NGOs, researchers and public sector employees, to provide participants with a basic framework of conflict prevention and conflict mapping.

National Strategy Towards a Modern Competition Law for Jordan

Event Contribution (in German only) about the correspondent international workshop held on June 28, 2009 at Amman.

North-Rhine Westphalia: A Federal State of New Integration Chances

Speech delivered by the State Commissioner for Migration of the Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia, Thomas Kufen

Speech delivered during the KAS Al-Quds Political Dialogue Forum on "Preventing Conflict: Immigration, Integration, and the Refugee Problem in Jordan and Germany"; Amman, June 1, 2009.

Media and Reporting on Environment and Climate Change

Leadership Course

Keynote Speech of HE Eng. Faris Al Junaidi, Secretary General, Ministry for Environment, Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

Sectarianism, refugees, Arab-Israeli conflict 'cause instability'

Veranstaltung der KAS Amman mit der American University of Beirut, Beirut, 12. November 2008

Increasing sectarianism, the Arab-Israeli conflict and insufficient effort with regards to refugee questions are the factors most threatening stability in the Arab world, panelists at a conference in Beirut (12.11.2008) on "State Building and State Stability in the Arab world".

„Be critical and fair“

German-Arab Journalist Academy started

With the aim to strengthen critical and fair journalism, Nasser Judeh, official speaker of the government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, encouraged the participants of the German-Arab Journalist Academy which started on Wednesday 5th September 2007 in Amman. Following an invitation of the Regional Program Near East / Mediterranean of the KAS and the Journalist Academy of the Foundation, 9 grant holders of the Journalist Academy of the Foundation and 9 talented next generation journalists participate in the program on “The Future of Youth in the Near East”. The young journalists will make research and edit together common articles in order to present an own magazine at the end of the academy.

KAS Emphasizes Civic Democratic Discourse

After having published the Arabic version of the conference proceedings „Towards a Civic Democratic Islamic Discourse“,Al-Quds Center for Political Studies – Amman and the Regional Program Near East / Mediterranean of the KAS present the English version. On 380 pages and in seven chapters, the authors concentrate among others on Islam as a political power and the relations between religion and the state.

Jordanian Youth Agenda for the 2007 Elections

Results of the 4th South Youth Forum

Enhancing youth political participation in the upcoming elections was the aim of the 4th South Youth Forum on “Jordan Youth’s Agenda for the 2007 Elections”, organized by KAS and NFYC at the Al-Hussein Youth Camp in Aqaba from May 3rd to 5th as a 3-day interactive workshop.

Democratic and Civic Islam Discourse

This book in Arabic gathers the presentations of the international conference on "Democratic and Civic Islam Discourse" organized by the Regional Program Near East / Mediterranean of the KAS and the Al Quds Center Amman in March 2006.

President of the European Parliament Emphasizes the Chances of Mutual Trust in the Euro-Mediterranean Area

Euro-Med Dialogue

About this series

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.

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