Events

Seminar

Islamic Studies Seminar

The Cross-Cultural Studies Department (CCSD) at Adyan in partnership with Konrad Adenauer Stiftung is organizing a consultation seminar on “Islamic Studies for peace and coexistence in the Arab World” on June 28 and 30, 2013.

Expert conference

The Challenges of Managing the Influx of Syrian Refugees in Lebanon

DISKUSSIONSSERIE

The Lebanese Centre for Policy Studies (LCPS), in cooperation with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, is organizing a panel discussion on the challenges due to the influx of Syrian refugees in Lebanon, as part of a series of roundtable discussion series.

Expert conference

Anstehende Veranstaltung: Konferenz zur Zweistaaten-Lösung

Zur Zukunft der Zweistaaten-Lösung

Discussion

Die politische Entwicklung im Libanon

Vortragsveranstaltung mit Amine Gemayel, ehemaliger Präsident des Libanon

Gemayels Vortrag und weitere politische Gespräche in Berlin und Bonn sollen dazu beitragen, die deutsche Unterstützung für eine stabile und friedliche Entwicklung im Libanon zu verstärken.

Exhibition

Ganz nah aber weit genug

Flüchtlinge im Libanon

Trailer zur gleichnamigen Fotoausstellung, die ein Kooperationsprojekt des KAS-Auslandsbüros Libanon mit der Journalistischen Nachwuchsförderung (JONA) der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung ist.

Congress

Konferenz der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung und des Maison du Futur zu externen Interventionen in der arabischen Welt

Vom 17.-18. Mai 2017 veranstaltete die Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung gemeinsam mit dem Maison du Futur eine zweitätige Konferenz zum Thema externe Interventionen im Nahen Osten in Bikfaya. Anwesend waren regionale und internationale Experten.

Expert conference

Konferenz zur Zukunft der Zweistaatenlösung

Die Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung veranstaltet gemeinsam mit dem Maison du Futur, dem Al Quds Center und dem Martens Centre eine zweitätige Konferenz zum Israel-Palästina-Konflikt und der Zukunft der Zweistaatenlösung.

Workshop

Konfliktlösungs-Workshop fϋr die Internen Sicherheitskräfte (Internal Security Forces ISF) und die libanesische General

Zweites Konfliktlösungs-Training fϋr die zweite Gruppe der Internen Sicherheitskräfte (ISF) und der libanesischen General Security (GSF)

Discussion

Lebanon – A Surviving Democracy

Politische Perspektiven für den Libanon

Vortragsveranstaltung mit dem ehemaligen Ministerpräsidenten Tammam Salam

Discussion

Lebanon: Challenges amid regional turmoil

From 18 to 20 October 2018, the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation in cooperation with the Lebanese Forces Students Association welcomed 28 members of the European Democrat Students (EDS) for an extensive insight into Lebanese multidimensional political diversity during a three-day delegation visit to Beirut and other regions in Lebanon.

Strengthening and promoting the electoral awareness among Lebanese youth

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) in collaboration with Advanced Democracy for Sustainable Peace (AD 4 Peace) delightfully announce the start of their project “Strengthening and promoting the electoral awareness among Lebanese youth”.

Beirut Debates

The Konrad Adenauer Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of its new debate forum "Beirut Debates". The series aims to provide a platform for debates between representatives from politics, the private sector, academics, activists and civil society. The exchanges will bring together different viewpoints and provide a space to reflect on the challenges and opportunities facing Lebanon and the wider region. Famous in the Middle East for its liberal approach to diversity and free exchange of views, Beirut is a hub of intellectual debate in a region where critical voices struggle to have their voices heard. The first event in this series took place on the 29th of October and revolved around the title "Rethinking Foreign Aid for Lebanon: A Reflection on Lessons Learned, Accountability and Responsibility".

Co-Working offices and post-crisis support for affected freelancers and entrepreneurs

On August 4th, 2020 a catastrophic explosion hit our beloved country Lebanon, gravely damaging Beirut and its surrounding neighborhoods. The massive explosion caused extensive suffering to the people of the city, tremendous damage to its physical and cultural fabric, and dealt a severe blow to multiple economic sectors, hitting the heart of entrepreneurship, freelancers and digital districts. Over 100,000 businesses were closed and thousands of freelancers lost their laptops and office equipment.

Innovation & Think Tank Sessions for a better Lebanon

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in cooperation with I Have Learned academy announced the start of "Innovation & Think Tank Sessions for a better Lebanon" a free online series program on topics related to politics, economics, finance, as well as social.

Rebuild Beirut

How to fight against corruption on repair works?

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) in collaboration with the Robert Schuman Institute (RSI) carried out a digital seminar on “Rebuild Beirut: How to fight against corruption on repair works?” on the 13th and 16th of October 2020.

Navigating Entrepreneurship

A project designed to raise awareness on the importance of entrepreneurship in today’s workplace and to equip high school students with the necessary know how

In light of the current crisis, Lebanon needs to build a generation of economically resilient citizens. With the project “Navigating Entrepreneurship”, Rural Entrepreneurs and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung are aiming to contribute to this objective.

Political Dialogue Program on the Current Situation in Lebanon

MdB Marian Wendt

KAS Lebanon Office accompanied the German MP Marian Wendt on his delegation trip from August 16th to 19th. The explosions destroyed large parts of the Lebanese capital and left the entire country in shock and deep sadness. Following the events of 4 August, MP Wendt visited the country in order to assess the situation on the ground and to talk to representatives from aid organisations, state institutions and political groups involved in the crisis response.

COVID-19 National and Local Responsibilities in Lebanon and Germany

On the 26th of June 2020, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung held an online webinar in cooperation with Democracy Reporting International, aiming to address National and Local Responses and Responsibilities in Lebanon and Germany to COVID-19. The panels included German MdB Marian Wendt of the State of Saxony, MP Elias Hankach from Lebanon, Governor of Baalbek-Hermel Bachir Khodr, Landrat of Traunstein Sigfried Walch and Mayor of Bcharre Freddy Keirouz. The panels were moderated by Mrs. Tania Awad Ghorra.

Public Policy Making on the Local Level

The Konrad Adenauer Foundation, Lebanon Office (KAS) in collaboration with the Robert Schuman Institute (RSI) organized an online training via Zoom on “Public Policy Making on the Local Level” for 26 young politicians from Lebanon. The training took place on 02.06.2020 with and introductory course, followed by 2 workshop sessions on 03.06.2020. The sessions were held by Mr. Razvan Orasanu.

Social Policy in Times of Civil Unrest and Austerity

Lebanon has been suffering of an ever worsening economic crisis for years, mostly affecting the lower income classes. With the country having seen more than three months of nationwide protests, the imminent deadlines relative to the payment of Eurobonds threaten one of the world’s most indebted economies. In partnership with Maison Du Futur (MdF), the Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAS) held an expert workshop entitled “Social Policy in Times of Civil Unrest and Austerity “on the 28th of February 2020.