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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Satire Academy

Stand Up Comedy and writing Satire training

The Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation and the Amman Comedy Club are organising training workshop on satire and stand up comedy

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Formulating Public Policy Papers to Enhance JOR-EU Human Security Cooperation

Workshops on Policy Paper Writing

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and the West Asia-North Africa (WANA) Institute are organising a series of workshops for young Jordanians from different professional backgrounds aiming to develop their writing skills of Public Policy Papers.

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Preventing Violence and Radicalisation in Schools

Three Workshop with teachers on civic education

The Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation together with the Jordanian Centre for Civic Education (JCCE) is organising a series of three workshops on civic education and dealing with a culture of violence in schools. The participants will be a group of teachers from different, less affluent private schools in the Greater Amman area who specialised in social studies and civic education. During the workshops the teachers will be working with the "Ana Muwaten - I Am a Citizen" teachers manual which was developed by JCCE and published by the KAS Jordan Office in 2019.

Study and Information Program

The Role of Civil Society Organizations in Jordan during the Corona Virus Pandemic

News Articles

The Konrad-Adenauer Foundation and the Nisan Centre, in association with the Tanweer Jordan news website (www.tanweer.jo), will publish reports, interviews and articles written by professional Jordanian journalists that shed light on the role of civil society organizations in Jordan during the Covid-19 pandemic and since the announcement of the lockdown in mid-March 2020. The published material is in Arabic.

Young Leaders in Jordanian Political Parties

Following the recent outcomes of the royal initiative to modernize the political system, KAS- Jordan Office and Al-Quds Center for Political Studies have launched an Academy for Youth in Political Parties which revolves around promoting democratic standards within Jordanian political parties and enhancing political communication for young leaders.

Missiles Capability Protocol

Towards Better Security in the Middle East

The Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAS) Jordan Office and the Arab Institute for Security Studies (ACSIS) hosted its first roundtable discussion on the Missiles Capability Protocol from the 17th-18th May 2022. The aim of this roundtable was to initiate an inclusive and constructive dialogue in order to develop confidence-building measures that entail missile capabilities. The roundtable hosted a number of experts representing various international bodies such as the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA), the US Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation, the League of Arab States, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). The roundtable analyzed different aspects of missile proliferation regionally and internationally; specifically, the legality of utilizing missiles in armed conflicts, and its impact on security and stability, and concluded with recommendations on how to reduce the threat of missiles and ensure a better regional security architecture.

Jordanienreise von Hermann Gröhe

Christen im Nahen Osten, Flüchtlinge und demokratische Reformen im Fokus

Der stellvertretende Vorsitzende der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Hermann Gröhe, besuchte am 26. und 27. Mai 2022 Jordanien. Er eröffnete eine internationale Konferenz zum Thema „Christen im Nahen Osten“ und informierte sich über die Lage der syrischen Flüchtlinge im Zaatari-Camp. In Gesprächen mit Politik und Zivilgesellschaft diskutierte Gröhe über die demokratischen Entwicklungsperspektiven des Haschemitischen Königreichs.

Jordanian and Palestinian Political Analysts Dialogue

Taking Stock and Rethinking Future Relations

KAS-Jordan Office and KAS Palestine Office organized a dialogue seminar for young Jordanian and Palestinian political analysts. The participants discussed current developments in the Middle East conflict as well as the shift in regional power relations and how it affects them both domestically. The decision-making processes of both governments were also examined, as well as possible future energy and water cooperation. Finally, issues of identity in both Jordan and Palestine were explored.

Training Programme for Municipal and Governorate Council Candidates

Jointly with Al-Quds Center, Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation Jordan Office conducted two training workshops on municipal and governorates management and how to run successful election campaigns. These two workshops took place in March 2022 in the governorates of Amman and Irbid.

The Untapped Potential of Jordan’s Youth for the Kingdoms Decentralization

An Event Report on the Workshop-Series “Local Administration and Youth” by KAS and MOPPA

The Jordan Office of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, in cooperation with the Ministry of Political and Parliamentary Affairs, has been organizing six one-day workshops on “Local Administration and Youth” across the Hashemite Kingdom. The workshops focused on raising awareness and promoting discussion for the upcoming municipal elections on March 22nd, 2022 and the role of local community. The first workshops in Madaba on February 17th, 2022 witnessed among its 19 participants a wide spectrum of Jordanian youth and women.

Jordan: Between Dreams and Reality

A Collective Virtual Arts Exhibition

A virtual arts exhibition under the theme 'Arts and Politics'

Civic education - A vehicle for change

By Pauline Augsten

On Saturday, November 27 and Sunday, November 28, 2021, the Jordan Office of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, in cooperation with its partner, the Jordanian Centre for Civic Education (JCCE), hosted a two-day conference on "Preventing Radicalization Through Education - A Regional Perspective." As panelists, three guests from Tunisia, Egypt and Palestine, in addition to Jordanian political analysts, educators, government officials, academics and religious figures took part in the discussions.

Jordan's International Relations Survey

Conducted by KAS Jordan Office & Cooperation Partner NAMA

This event was to lunch the survey that delves into perceptions of Jordan’s largest economic supporter, which country Jordan should have as an ally, and which country does Jordan share foreign policy objectives with, political relations and diplomatic relations, the roles played by active states in the region, Arab-Israeli conflict, instability and regional conflicts, and international rivalries.

Exchanging Experiences Among Young Parliamentarians Across the Arab World

Regional Workshop

The Konrad Adenauer Foundation-Jordan Office and Al-Quds Center for Political Studies jointly organized an international "experience-exchange" workshop in the Dead Sea featuring young parliamentarians and experts across the Arab world.