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The Roberts Court: An Unconventional 2020 U.S. Supreme Court Term

Three weeks ahead of the US elections United States Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts aims to uphold the role of the Supreme Court as a fair and unbiased umpire.
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Int. Day of Peacekeepers, 29th of May

Frontline heroes which need to get acknowledged, too!

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the adoption of UN Security Council resolution 1325 to acknowledge the crucial role female peacekeepers, fulfill in their missions.
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Das Schweigen des UN-Sicherheitsrats in der Covid-19 Pandemie

Vom Weltsicherheitsrat war bisher wenig zur Corona-Pandemie zu hören. Ob ein Ende dieser Paralyse des UN-Gremiums in Sicht ist, wollen wir am 4.Mai mit unseren Experten diskutieren
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International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace

The Judiciary as protector of human rights and the rule of law in times of a pandemic

Diego García-Sayán, the UN Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers highlights the necessary global judicial response to the current public health crisis.
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Bridging the Financing Gap of the Sustainable Development Goals

The Covid-19 pandemic will widen the funding gaps in achieving Agenda 2030. With the UN on lockdown, it will be challenging but critical to keep up the momentum to finance the SDGs
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Human Rights and the Problem of Shrinking Civic Spaces in East Africa

From 13 – 16 January 2020 we welcomed a delegation of Human Rights Defenders from East Africa to NY for a dialogue program addressing the shrinking civic spaces in their countries
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Welcome

to the New York office of the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung! As a foundation close to Germany’s “CDU” (Christian Democrat Party) we advocate internationally for peace, freedom and justice. The New York office focuses on the United Nations, building up synergies between the foundation´s partners all over the world and the UN.

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Int. Day of Peacekeepers, 29th of May
Frontline heroes which need to get acknowledged, too!
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the adoption of UN Security Council resolution 1325 to acknowledge the crucial role female peacekeepers, fulfill in their missions.
Dialogue Programme with Latin American Think Tanks
KAS hosted a dialog program with Think Tanks representatives exploring innovative approaches how these institutions can effectively communicate research findings to policymakers
Data as Political Capital: What kind of Rules & Regulations do we need for a digitized Democracy
KAS and Cosmonauts and Kings, hosted a discussion with Juri Schnöller and Teddy Goff on new trends in digital political campaigning and their effects on societies and democracy
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Podcast-Reihe "MultiPod"
75 Jahre Vereinte Nationen – Zeit für eine Bilanz
Fabrizio Hochschild, VN-Untersekretär für das 75-jährige Jubiläum, und unsere KAS-Experten im Gespräch.
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Podcast-Reihe "MultiPod" gestartet
45 Jahre KSZE-Schlussakte - 1. Folge des neuen Podcasts "MultiPod"
Christina Bellmann im Gespräch mit Claudia Crawford, Leiterin des Büros Multilateraler Dialog in Wien, über die Schlussakte, die vor 45 Jahren von 35 Staaten unterzeichnet wurde.
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