Events

Event

Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation Open Day 2021

„Politics and trust“

The work of the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation: focusing on participation, representation, security, and innovation.

Forum

Palestine Digital Activism Forum 2021

Palestinian Digital Rights During and After the Coronavirus Pandemic

Are you ready for the 5th edition of the Palestine Digital Activism Forum (PDAF). Then listen closely! The 5th PDAF will be held online from March 29th to April 1st, 2021. Register by the 28th of March!

Expert conference

Ramifications of the Changes of the U.S. Administration on World Affairs

Online International Conference

In partnership with the by Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestinian Territories, Ibrahim Abu-Lughod Institute of International Studies at Birzeit University is devoting its forthcoming international annual conference in February 15-18, to the Ramifications of the change of U.S. Administration on World Affairs.

Event

Build Palestine - Social Innovation Summit 2020

Radically imagining the future of Palestine

On October 2-3, BuildPalestine’s first global Social Innovation Summit is bringing together Palestinians and friends from around the world to radically imagine the future of Palestine.

Forum

The Palestine Forum for Digital Activism 2020

From March 23 to March 27, a unique program on the subject of Palestinian digital rights will take place at various locations, including Ramallah, Gaza and Haifa.

Discussion

Gaza: The Water, Energy and Governance Conundrum

In cooperation with its partner Abu Tor, an Economic Research Collaborative based in Jerusalem, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestinian Territories has conducted a new study on the water sector in Gaza – “The Water-Energy-Governance Nexus. A Plan of Action for Saving What Has Been Achieved". In order to share these findings with you and discuss points of action, we would like to invite you to our roundtable discussion on the 19th of March, 2020 which will take place at the Ambassador Hotel in Jerusalem.

Study and Information Program

PSR Public Opinion Poll No. 74

Pressekonferenz / Rundtischgespräch Die Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) und das Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research (PSR) laden zur Diskussion der neuesten Ergebnisse der Palästinensischen Meinungsumfrage ein 74.

Workshop

Contemporary Issues in Labour Law

IoL Legal Encounters

The Institute of Law at Birzeit University organizes a workshop on contemporary issues in labour law in partnership with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung.

Workshop

The Responsibility of Judges and Public Prosecutors in the Protection of Human Rights

IoL Legal Encounters

The Institute of Law at Birzeit University organizes a workshop on the responsibility of judges and public prosecutors regarding the protection of human rights in partnership with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung.

Study and Information Program

Axel Springer Academy dialogue program

The Axel Springer Academy for young journalists visits Palestine to meet experts and learn about the facts on the ground

Conference on the Rule of Law in the Palestinian Territories

The ongoing political separation between Hamas in the Gaza Strip and Fatah in the West Bank has significant institutional impacts and is directly affecting the constitutional system in the Palestinian Territories. In consideration of the current political approach between the two parties and the formation of a unity government, this topic has come to the fore again and gave reason to a one-day conference co-organised by the KAS Ramallah.

BK-scholarship interviews in the Palestinian Territories

In cooperation with the main departments “Europäische und Internationale Zusammenarbeit“ as well as “Begabtenförderung und Kultur“, another round of BK-scholarship interviews of the KAS Ramallah office was held this week.

KAS-Vorstandsmitglied, Dr. Hermann Kues, zu Besuch im Büro der KAS-Ramallah

Zusammen mit seiner Delegation der Ludwig-Windthorst Stiftung besuchte das Vorstandsmitglied der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung e.V., der Parlamentarische Staatssekretär a.D., Dr. Hermann Kues am 05. Mai 2014 das KAS-Büro in Ramallah.

Visit of the Henri-Nannen-School of Journalism

20 Students of the Henri-Nannen-School of Journalism visited the Palestinian Territories and the KAS Office in Ramallah on the 22 of April.

KAS-Stipendiaten besuchen Israel und die Palästinensischen Gebiete

Vom 16. bis zum 22. März besuchten 15 Stipendiaten der KAS unter der Leitung von Dr. Thomas Knirsch, das Heilige Land. Auf ihrer Reise wurden sie durch die Kollegen der KAS in Ramallah und Jerusalem begleitet. Hierbei absolvierte die Delegation ein umfangreiches Programm in Israel und den Palästinensischen Gebieten und traf mit Politikern, jungen Entscheidungsträgern und religiösen Führungspersönlichkeiten zusammen.

Ministerpräsident Dr. Reiner Haseloff besucht das Westjordanland

Am 22. März besuchten der Ministerpräsident von Sachsen-Anhalt, Dr. Reiner Haseloff, und eine 25-köpfige Delegation mitreisender Wirtschaftsvertreter und Journalisten das Westjordanland.

Besuch der Jungen Union Nordrhein-Westfalen im Heiligen Land

Vom 29. Januar bis zum 5. Februar besuchten 25 Mitglieder der Jungen Union Nordrhein-Westfalen das Heilige Land. Auf ihrer Reise wurden sie durch die Kollegen der KAS in Ramallah und Jerusalem begleitet. Hierbei absolvierte die Delegation ein umfangreiches Programm in Israel und den Palästinensischen Gebieten und traf mit Politikern, jungen Entscheidungsträgern und religiösen Führungspersönlichkeiten zusammen.

Precarious Situation in the Jordan Valley

The Jordan valley has recently received increased international attention within the Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations. As both sides claim the control over the area, Palestinians consider it as an integral part of their state territory whereas the Israeli government refuses to hand over its military presence at the border to Jordan. Together with the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICADH), the team of KAS Ramallah was able to obtain an overview of the living conditions of Palestinians in the Jordan valley during a one-day-tour.

Conference

Palestinian families under threat: 10 years ban of family unification in Jerusalem

The conference “Palestinian families under threat: 10 years ban of family unification in Jerusalem” was held in the Legacy Hotel in East Jerusalem on December 18. The event was organized by the catholic human rights’ organisation Society of St. Yves in cooperation with the Konrad-Adenauer foundation in Ramallah and Beirut

The Discourse about the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) in Iran

Legal Encounter with Prof. Irene Schneider, Göttingen University

On 13 November 2013, the Institute of Law at Birzeit University organised a legal encounter on The Discourse about the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) in the Islamic Republic of Iran: Voices of Female Jurists. The presentation was made by Irene Schneider, Professor for Arabic Studies and Islamic Law at the University of Göttingen, Germany.