Closure of our office until 1st of June 2020
The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Office in Singapore will be closed until the 1st of June due to the extension of the circuit breaker, announced by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Tuesday, 21st of April 2020. Please feel free to reach us via email or phone during the home office period. We hope you are safe and healthy during these uncertain times.
Misinformation in Medicine Forum
In collaboration with Health Analytics Asia and the Google News Initiative, the KAS Media Programme Asia will be organising a one-day seminar on Misinformation in Medicine. The seminar will take place on 8 December 2019 in Singapore.
Narrative Writing Bootcamp
The KAS Media Programme Asia in collaboration with The Caravan Magazine (India), will be organising a three day training workshop on narrative writing for a selected group of South Asian journalists. The workshop will take place on 28-30 November 2019 in Kulutara, Sri Lanka.
Multimedia Reporting in Bhutan
The KAS Media Programme Asia in partnership with the Journalism Association of Bhutan, will be organising a three day workshop on multimedia reporting for a selected group of local journalists. The workshop will take place on 25-27 November 2019 in Paro, Bhutan.
Adenauer Fall School
The KAS Media Programme Asia will be organising a three day Fall School for our Adenauer Fellows and selected alumni. It will cover the topics of media ethics as well as podcasting. The fall school will take place on 26-28 October 2019 in Cebu, Philippines.
World Press Photo Workshops
The KAS Media Programme Asia in partnership with the Straits Times (Singapore) and World Press Photo Foundation (Netherlands) will be organising a series of panel discussions and public workshops with selected World Press Photo Award winners on 18-20 October 2019 in Singapore.
Global Investigative Journalism Conference 2019
For the first time Germany is hosting the one and only Global Investigative Journalism Conference that brings together journalists around the world. Be part of the four day event that allows you to dive into data mining, mobile journalism, social media protection, tips and tricks on online research and many more topics.
True Story Award Ceremony
It is the first global journalism award ceremony. We are looking forward to many breath taking stories and the people that are behind the reports.
Mobile Journalism Conference Asia 2019
This conference brings Asian journalists and media professionals together to exchange their experiences in smartphone video storytelling and production.
Forum Series in Photojournalism
For the 15th time is the Asian Center for Journalism inviting to join PITIK - the Forum Series on Photojournalism.
News from Asia to the World – Discussions on ANN’s Future Strategies
ANN Editors‘ Meeting
What news from Asia is most interesting for the rest of the world? And how do Asian journalists reach an international audience? More than 20 editors of the Asia News Network (ANN) discussed these and more issues during the two-day Editors' Meeting in Siem Reap, Cambodia.
Spotlight’s Robinson opens Asian Investigative Journalism Conference
The KAS Media Programme Asia starts this year’s Uncovering Asia – the Second Asian Investigative Journalism Conference – with a scoop: Journalist Walter “Robby” Robinson, who led the famous Boston Globe Spotlight team’s investigation into the Catholic Church sex abuse scandal, will held the conference keynote.
Media Programme opens news office of Asia News Network (ANN) in India
Workshop for ANN Member The Statesman
Together with its institutional partner Asia News Network (ANN), the KAS Media Programme Asia has opened a new office in Delhi, India. In an additional workshop, the online editors of The Statesman have been trained.
Twice as many visitors as in the past year at the World Press Photo exhibition in Singapore
World Press Photo Exhibition ends successfully
Almost 50.000 visitors came within three weeks to the National Museum of Singapore to see the 145 award-winning photographs of the World Press Photo 2015 exhibition. These are twice as many visitors as in the past year.
25th Anniversary of The Daily Star
Journalism without Fear or Favour
„The newspapers need to play a pro-active role in preserving the democracy “, said Abdul Hamit, President of Bangladesh, during the 25th anniversary of The Daily Star. Since 16 years, Bangladesh’s leading English-language newspaper is a member of Asia News Network (ANN), an institutional partner of the KAS Media Programme Asia.
Federal Director of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party in Singapore
Federal Director of the CDU, Dr. Klaus Schüler, Deputy Secretary General of the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS), Dr. Gerhard Wahlers, and Deputy Head of the Department European and International Cooperation of KAS, Frank Priess, have been in Singapore for talks with media representatives. They discussed current political challenges in Europe and Asia – like the current situation of refugees that affects both continents or questions according foreign and security policy.
Opening of the World Press Photo exhibition in Singapore
Yesterday, three prize-winning photographers with touching stories from Africa and Asia and guest of honour Baey Yam Keng, Parliamentary Secretary of the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth, launched the World Press Photo 15 exhibition in the National Museum of Singapore.
Video KAS E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific 2014
Seoul, South Korea
We have put together a movie with highlights of the KAS E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific conference in Seoul, South Korea which took place Sep 28 - October 1 2014.
Media Programme launches KAS E-election Bridge Asia-Pacific
Dr. Klaus Schüler, CDU Managing Director, and Oliver Röseler, Marketing Head of the Christian Democrat Party, came to Bangkok to support the Media Programme Asia in initiating the KAS E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific.
Pictures and Agenda
DAS „WORLD EDITORS FORUM 2010“ IM ZEICHEN VON TABLETS UND CLOUDS
of 11 AEEF and World Editors Forum