Agenda 2030: Schaffen wir das?

Im Rahmen des diesjährigen High-Level Political Forums stellte die deutsche Bundeskanzlerin den zweiten freiwilligen Bericht über den Stand der Umsetzung der Agenda 2030 vor.
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Merkel bei Biden – Antritts- und Abschiedsbesuch zugleich

"Ich werde Sie bei unseren Gipfeltreffen vermissen"

Merkels voraussichtlich letzte Dienstreise als Kanzlerin nach Washington D.C. war voller symbolträchtiger Momente. Biden scherzte, Merkel kenne das Oval Office genauso gut wie er.
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Ein verlorenes Jahrzehnt für die Entwicklungszusammenarbeit?

Globale Schuldenkrise und COVID19

In einer gemeinsamen Onlinediskussion der KAS-Büros Bonn, New York und Berlin wurde die Verschuldungssituation von Entwicklungsländern diskutiert und nach Lösungswegen gesucht.
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FeMALE Diplomacy - Women in Foreign Policy

As part of the 65th Commission on the Status of Women (CSW65), KAS New York held an event on March Wednesday, 17 March, 2021.
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Increasing the Impact of the European Union at the United Nations in New York

The UN faces uncertainty in a crisis in multilateralism and a pandemic. A new study examines how the EU & Member States can build on this situation to increase its impact in the UN
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Securing Elections and Building Human Resilience

Cyber-AI Convergence and Interference

Far beyond what was conceived through traditional security and military doctrines, we face new challenges that pertain to human and political security.
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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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Media library

What Business Needs to Know
Human Rights Due Diligence and Supply Chain Law
A workshop on this topic drew attention to a diverse landscape, the need for harmonisation and requirements for companies to undertake risk management and adequate reporting.
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Side-event at the HLPF 2021 hosted by KAS and IOE
The Private Sector as a Crucial Partner in Achieving the 2030 Agenda
In his keynote speech, State Secretary Ulrich Nussbaum (German Ministry for Economic Affairs) highlighted the importance of international trade and investment to reach the SGDs.
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Under Duress: Multilateralism, Partnerships, and Strategic Alliances
Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and ACG hosted a discussion between Ambassador John B. Emerson and Ambassador Christoph Heusgen about the pressures on the multilateral system.
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How do build momentum through collaboration between employers & UN Resident Coordinators (RCs)
The aim of this Playbook is to fill gaps in understanding and to help RCs and employers find the common language needed for conversations that lead to positive action on the ground
Panel Discussion Followed by Q&A Session
The Impact of Elected Members on the Security Council’s Agenda: Germany’s Sixth Tenure in 2019-2020
KAS New York hosted a discussion with the permanent representatives of Germany, Qatar, Estonia and the EU on what has been achieved over the last two years in the UNSC.
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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Neue Multipod-Folge erschienen
Deutschland im Sicherheitsrat der Vereinten Nationen – eine Bilanz
Deutschland war 2019 und 2020 Mitglied im VN-Sicherheitsrat. Botschafter Dr. Christoph Heusgen, Ständiger Vertreter bei den VN, erklärt, welche Ziele vorangebracht werden konnten.
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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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