Events

Expert talk

Study visit for communication experts from South Eastern Europe in Berlin and Brussels

Spokespersons from governments, authorities and political parties discuss communication strategies, online communication and the exchange between press spokespersons and journalists

Workshop

Mobile Journalism 2022

Workshop for journalists from South East Europe

Expert conference

KAS-SEECOM Conference 2022: How to earn public trust in times of clash of values

Annual event on political communication

Event

Comic book "The Truth Hunt: A Dangerous Investigation in the Balkans"

Presentation and discussion on the topic of Investigative Journalism in Bulgaria

Lecture

“Google, Facebook and Co. - Regulation of Digital Platforms” - Adenauer Lecture with Dr. Wolfgang Kreißig

Joint lecture of the Faculty of Journalism and Mass Communication of the Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” and the KAS Media Programme South East Europe with the President of the State Institute for Communication Baden-Württemberg and Chairman of the Directors' Conference of the German Regulatory Authorities.

Book presentation

Pristina: Handbook "ABC of Journalism" and Adenauer Lecture with Dr Christopher Nehring

Presentation and lecture on disinformation, fake news and conspiracy theories

Book presentation

Tirana: Handbook "ABC of Journalism" and Adenauer Lecture with Dr Christopher Nehring

Presentation and lecture on disinformation, fake news and conspiracy theories

Workshop

Frankfurt Days on Media Law 2021

The KAS Media Programme South East Europe is a cooperation partner of the 17th Frankfurt Media Law Days at the European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder).

Lecture

Adenauer Lecture with Dr. Peter Frey, ZDF

The Faculty of Journalism and Mass Communication of the Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski "and the Media Programme South East Europe of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung organise a lecture on the topic of “Digital change in television and the special responsibility of public service broadcasting”.

Expert conference

Cadenabbia Leadership Summit for Public Service Media in South East Europe

The KAS Media Programme organises the summit in cooperation with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU).

MoJo - Journalism with a little magic box

by Johannes Wolf

For the third time, the Media Programme South East Europe of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, in cooperation with Deutsche Welle, organised a workshop in the field of Mobile Journalism (MoJo) - this time in Vlore, Albania. From 1 to 5 May, eleven journalists from eight countries in South East Europe were taught by two trainers, Antje Pfeiffer and Florian Schmitz, how to shoot, cut and edit a video using a mobile phone.

KAS/SEECOM: “How to earn public trust in times of clash of values”

The 10th South East Europe Government Communication Conference took place this year in Zagreb on 8th of April 2022 and focused on strengthening participatory democracy in Europe, on the EU crisis management plan (NextGenerationEU) and on the role of communication experts and journalists in the European project.

The Truth Hunt: A dangerous investigation in the Balkans

by Johannes Wolf

For the first time, the KAS Media Programme has published a comic book about journalists in South East Europe.

Adenauer Lecture: Facebook, Google and Co – The Regulation of Digital Platforms

by Johannes Wolf

On 29th of March, the third Adenauer Lecture by the Media Programme South East Europe of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation took place. As part of this seminar series, leading journalists and media experts from Germany give a presentation once a semester at Sofia University. Dr. Wolfgang Kreißig, Chairman of the Directors' Conference of the State Media Authorities, spoke about the current regulatory mechanisms for digital platforms in Germany.

Presentation of the Handbook "ABC des Journalismus" in Albanian coupled with Adenauer Lectures

by Johannes Wolf

The Media Programme South East Europe of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAS) presented the well-known German handbook "ABC des Journalismus" in Albanian translation to the faculties of journalism of the universities in Tirana and Pristina on 15th and 17th of March. Dr. Christopher Nehring, the guest lecturer of the Media Programme at Sofia University, accompanied this event with an Adenauer Lecture entitled " Media, Secret Services and Disinformation. Mapping a complex relationship. "

Media Law Days in Frankfurt (Oder): Legal framework for Intermediary Platforms

The KAS Media Programme invited media experts from South East Europe to the University of Viadrina.

SEEMF 2021: LESSONS LEARNED IN THE PANDEMIC: better communication, conquering disinformation, standing up for quality journalism in South East and Central Europe

3-4 November 2021

Bulgarian State Security and the media: How to cover the topic of the totalitarian secret police today?

A hybrid event as part of the KAS guest lectureship at the Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”

Adenauer Lecture with Dr. Peter Frey, ZDF

On November 16th, the KAS Media Programme South East Europe organised for the second time the Adenauer Lecture with known journalists from Germany at the Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski"

Quality must be built. Trust must be earned.

First Cadenabbia Leadership Summit for public broadcasters in cooperation with the EBU (European Broadcasting Union)

The two-day conference at Villa la Collina at Lake Como (former summer residence of Konrad Adenauer) brought together high-ranking representatives of public service media from twelve countries and created a platform for new ideas, best practices as well as discussions concerning current and upcoming challenges.