Events - Malaysia Office
Towards Sustainable Palm Oil Navigating the Political and Scientific Discourses
Roundtable on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
As one of the largest world leader in palm oil trade, Malaysia must respond to the criticisms associating to oil palm. The negative image of palm oil particularly in the European market, can potentially hurt both the conventional and sustainably sourced production of palm oil. Since the EU is the second largest importer behind India that constitutes over 12 percent of Malaysia’s palm oil total export, a mechanism separating the two types of production must be urgently introduced.
Seminar on regional and local security issues in Sabah
Identifying core problems and prospects for resolution
The Institute for Development Studies (Sabah) with the cooperation of KAS is organising a one-day seminar to help address the issue of security threats along the coasts and in the seas of Sabah. This seminar will provide a platform for the relevant authorities and stakeholders to discuss how to identify core problems and provide recommendations for a more holistic solution for the peace, security and stability of the state and nation.
The 20th AAMO Triennial Conference
Towards High Impact Leadership
AAMO’s 2019 Triennial Conference will kick start a mature and thoughtful conversation about how best current and emerging leaders can equip themselves to lead with impact.
Seminar on a responsible economy for Malaysia
This is a one-day seminar to advocate for policies that are engineered towards a more responsible economy by steering finance, businesses and industries towards sectors and activities that would offer better opportunities for all sectors of the society, and a more equal distribution of wealth.
MIM Crucial Conversations: Fighting Corruption Together
MIM Crucial Conversatons is an initiative to have bold and open conversations and discussions centred around current topics that will bring about greater awareness in the New Malaysia. This is the first of this series of conversations to engage in constructive dialogues, share best practises and experiences, to work towards making positive improvements in the corporate governance landscape in Malaysia.
Seminar on Sabah's Rural Creative Communities
Developing and Revitalising Rural Communities Through Arts and Creativity
The theme of the forum is "The Importance of Creativity and Innovation in Enhancing Communities." Creativity, especially in culture, traditional heritage, and tourism assets, coupled with a vast rural area are essential keys to Sabah's unique and distinctive identity. In exploring the untapped potentials of rural creative communities, Sabah could position itself to boost their contribution in terms of income generation, employment and by extension, poverty reduction.
KAS Courtesy Call on the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Parliament of Malaysia
On 15 March 2019, KAS Malaysia Country Director, Wolfgang Hruschka paid a courtesy visit to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Parliament of Malaysia, Dato' Mohamad Ariff Bin Md Yusof. On this occasion, areas of potential future cooperation were discussed.
MIM-KAS Youth Leadership Development Programme 2019
Ready to Fly
Ready to Fly is a life-skill module-based programme that is developed to be a catalyst for young people to bring forth their talents and potential in order to face the challenges ahead of them. Thus, it aims to support Malaysia's nation building agenda in human capital development.
Roundtable on the 2030 Agenda: Revitalising Rural Malaysia
Revitalising Rural Malaysia
This roundtable aims to bring together the nation's decision-makers to focus on food security and rural development in the context of SDGs. It hopes to offer an overview of the current state of food security, status and welfare of rural communities, as well as strengths and vulnerabilities in the food sector.
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Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief: A Shared Responsibility
MiDAS-KAS Conference Report 2019
The MiDAS – KAS conference was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia at the Royale Chulan Hotel, 27 – 28 August 2019. This is the official report of the conference proceedings that carried the theme ‘Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief: A Shared Responsibility.’ that attracted more than 300 delegates representing government departments, state government offices, local planning authorities, private consultants, academics, cross-border networks, think tanks and foreign government representatives.
The 19th Malaysia Strategic Outlook Conference 2017
Malaysia at 60: Forging Ahead
This Strategic Outlook conference is held at the beginning of each year to analyse the key trends, strategic challenges and critical issues facing Malaysia in 2017, politically and economically. This year's conference took place one day after the decision of US President Trump to leave the Trans Pacific Partnership. The Malaysian Government reacted calmly and underlined that they were looking for new options in close coordination with the remaining TPP partners.
Studien- und Dialogprogramm für hochrangige Sicherheitsexperten aus Malaysia
Auf Einladung der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung besuchte in der vergangenen Woche eine Delegation von hochrangigen Sicherheitsexperten aus Malaysia Brüssel und Berlin, um einen Einblick in die Sicherheitspolitik und Sicherheitsstruktur in Deutschland und Europa zu erlangen. Das Besucherprogramm wurde vom Team Inlandsprogramme organisiert und wurde von Herrn Jan Senkyr, Leiter des Auslandsbüros Malaysia der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, begleitet.
Germany-Malaysia Security Dialogue
ISIS Focus report Nr. 7
Asia has become the centre of interest because of its growing importance for global peace and stability. The United States, the European Union, and Nato are all trying to increase relations with the region. It is in this context that the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) and ISIS Malaysia initiated the first Germany ‐ Malaysia Security Forum, on 26 June 2012, in Kuala Lumpur. Read more about it in ISIS Focus Nr. 7:
Deutsch-Malaysischer Sicherheitsdialog schafft Grundlage für weitere Zusammenarbeit
1. Deutsch-Malaysischer Sicherheitsdialog erfolgreich etabliert
Das traditionelle Schwerpunktthema der internationalen Arbeit der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Sicherheitspolitik wurde jetzt auch in Malaysia erfolgreich eingeführt. Ein zweitägiges Seminar am 25. und 26. Juni 2012 in Kuala Lumpur gab den Auftakt zur Etablierung einer kontinuierlichen Dialogplattform zu Fragen der bilateralen und internationalen Sicherheitskooperation.
Parliamentary Special Select Committee on Electoral Progress of Malaysia visits KAS
The Parliamentary Special Select Committee on Electoral Progress of Malaysia visited the KAS headquarters and the CDU headquarters in Berlin on 24 February 2012.
Guidelines for Prosperity, Social Justice and Sustainable Economic Activity
Increased economic and political interconnectedness has led to greater growth and competition in many countries around the world. It has improved education opportunities, strengthened the social infrastructure and reduced poverty. And yet, peace, freedom and justice are all under threat. The unequal distribution of global prosperity is a contributing factor for increasing political and social tensions. The only way to overcome the current financial and economic crisis is to have international rules for the financial markets.
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