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Essays and Photos on "100 Years of Jordan"

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Empowering Female Cartoonists in Jordan
Cartoons in the Arab World

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Workshop

Political Parties' Capacity Building

Political Parties and the 2020 Elections: Lessons Learned and a View to the Future

KAS Jordan Office and its cooperation partner, Al-Quds Center for Political Studies, are hosting 3 hybrid workshops under the title, "Political Party Capacity Building". These workshops will review the results and performance of political parties in the 2020 Jordanian elections and the lessons learned in order to prepare for future elections.

Workshop

Critical Thinking on Global, Strategic and Local Issues

Workshop for young police officers

This event is being organised in cooperation with the Arab Institute for Security Studies (ACSIS). Young Police Officers are being trained in security topics.

Discussion

Jordan-EU Dialogue on Human Security Issues

Roundtable Discussion to present Public Policy Papers on Jordanian-European Human Security Issues

Young Jordanian experts, and professionals from diverse backgrounds will present public policy papers to Jordanian and international stakeholders including government representatives and possible EU representatives.

Discussion

The Future of Education During and After the Covid-19 Pandemic

Round Table Discussion

Round Table Discussion with 8 speakers on how to improve the e-learning experience for students.

Workshop

Integrating Youth in the Security Process

Workshop for Young Professionnals

This event is being organised in cooperation with the Arab Institute for Security Studies (ACSIS). The workshop is meant to raise awareness of security issues among youth in Aqaba.

Workshop

Promoting Interfaith Dialogue through Social Media

Training Workshop

This training workshop will be held on the Zoom Application due to Covid-19 meeting restrictions and conducted by a specialized trainer from Lebanon. The aim of this event is to build the capacity of the participants, most of whom are university students, to develop effective messages and campaigns to reinforce dialogue and mutual respect among different groups in Jordanian society. It also aims to train participants to recognize and avoid misleading information that would lead to sectarian and political divisions and hate speech.

Workshop

Capacity Building for Young Men and Women Candidates in the 19th Parliamentary Elections

Series of Workshops with the Al-Quds Center for Political Studies

4,6 million Jordanians (males and females) are eligible to vote for the 19th parliament election. Out of approximately 1700 candidates only 130 will be elected to the parliament in the end. The KAS Jordan and its partner Al-Quds Center for Political Studies will be organising 5 training workshops for young men and women running for the upcoming elections.

Workshop

Raising Political Awareness Among Youth on Parliamentary Elections

Workshop series with the Ministry of Political and Parliamentary Affairs (MoPPA)

Eight workshops will take place in Amman, and in other several governorates. They aim to build the capacity of youth and women under the age of 35 in rural areas in politics.-They will increase the political awareness of youth and women and their ability to engage in politics and thus their participation in the up-coming parliamentary elections.

Workshop

Political Satire through Media and Technologie

Workshop for young comedians and journalists

The Konrad-Adenauer Foundation in Jordan is organising together with the Amman Comedy Club a workshop with comedians and journalists.

Workshop

Societal Security - Dealing with Non-Conventional Challenges

Towards a Next Generation of Leaders on Strategic and Security Issues

This event is being organised in cooperation with the Arab Institute for Security Studies (ACSIS). It is a training session on societal security and deaing with non-conventional threats for young professionals in the Irbid area.

Political Party Capacity Building

Workshop 1

The first workshop under the project, "Political Party Capacity Building" jointly organized with Al-Quds Center for Political Studies, commenced last Saturday and included a number of speakers from centrist political parties. The first workshop assessed the experience of centrist parties in the 2020 Jordanian parliamentary elections and the important lessons drawn from this experience for future elections.

Jordan in a Changing Regional Environment:The Upcoming Scenarios

Conference report

High-ranking international and Jordanian experts, researchers, officials, decision-makers and former Jordanian ministers were all invited to participate in the third annual conference, partnered with Al-Quds Centre for Political Studies, titled, ‘Jordan in a Changing Regional and International Environment-The Upcoming Scenarios”. This is to share their expert opinions, and analysis on the current political events taking place in the region, and how it directly (and indirectly) affects Jordan. This conference intended to address the changing regional and international environment through a Jordanian lens, and how these changing regional dynamics will impact Jordan in the future. It took place in Amman in February 2020.

Jordan in a Changing Regional Environment

Regional Conference

Jordan is located in a turbulent regional environment. It is situated at the center of several crises that came into existence or were exacerbated after the uprisings of the so-called “Arab spring”. In this context, KAS Jordan Office organized together with Al-Quds Center for Political Studies a regional conference from 04 to 06 November 2017 in Amman. This conference analyzed Jordan’s internal and external security threats, its position and interests in the region as well as the impact of current regional developments on the country.

Meeting with HRH Prince El Hassan bin Talal

KAS Saxony in Amman

In the course of a study tour conducted by Dr. Klose, representative for KAS Saxony, a meeting with several high-ranking politicians took place.

Opening of the German week: KAS presents the “Wahl-o-Mat”

EVENT REPORT

Opening of the German Week at the Jordan Museum

Welcome reception of Dr. Annette Ranko

EVENT REPORT

New Resident Representative hosts welcome reception

Dialogue program for politically engaged youth from Jordan in Berlin from the 9th to 15th of July 2017

Civil Society Program KAS Jordan

Security challenges in the Middle East

Jordanian Military at KAS

On 30 March 2017, the Royal Jordanian National Defense College (RJNDC) visited the headquarters of Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation in Berlin, as part of a visiting programme to Germany in the context of their Officers’ training in cooperation with the German Federal Ministry of Defence.

T20 Task Force on Forced Migration (TFFM)in Amman

Leading up to this year’s G20 Hamburg Summit, Task Force on Forced Migration (TFFM) meetings have been held in Berlin and Amman. They seek to develop evidence-based policy advice and solutions for the current refugee situation, especially in terms of robust funding, distribution, education, and labour market integration. Following the framework of other TFFM, an Outreach Event was hosted in Amman (Jordan) from the 14th to the 16th of February 2017. Representatives from both the Jordan and Syria/Iraq offices of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung participated in this session.

Policy Mechanisms of Ministries Working with International Organizations

On 27 February 2017, the Ministry of Social Development and KAS Jordan Office held a pilot workshop entitled, “Policy Mechanisms of Ministries Working with Foreign Organizations” to communicate best practice examples of registration, residency and work permit procedures for employees, and foreign funding applications, with the benefit of less obstructive bureaucracy as a consequence. The session helped close the procedural knowledge gap.