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Workshop

The Israeli Disengagement Plan and the Future of the Gaza Strip

In Cooperation with the Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research (PSR)

The conference will enlighten risks and chances of Israel's unilateral disengagement plan, and will assist in devising a Palestinian strategy towards main issues.

Workshop

Public Administration in Palestine: The Search for a Model

KAS-Partner: Birzeit University, Institute of Law

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Expert conference

The Problematic of Legislative Harmony in Palestine

in cooperation with IOL (Institute of Law) of Birzeit University

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Study and Information Program

Another way

Successful experience in non-violent resistance: the civil rights movement in America

The fifth episode takes a glance on successful experiences with peaceful resistance movement, taking as an example the Afro-American civil rights movement of Martin Luther King.

Study and Information Program

Another Way

Comparison between the First and the Second Uprising

In the fourth episode a conductive comparison of the first and the second Intifada is carried out, the difference between the peaceful and the violent resistance being in the center of discussion.

Study and Information Program

Another Way

The Second Uprising

The third episode deals with the second Intifada. It critically examines the use of force of arms and the role of the radical islamic movements Hamas and Islamic Jihad.

Study and Information Program

Another Way

Oslo Philosophy

The second episode analyses the reasons for the mutual distrust regarding the Oslo negotiations. An interview with Dr. Saeb Erekat is been carried out as well as questioning of people on the streets.

Study and Information Program

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The First Uprising

In the first episode the first Intifada is the major issue – the participants discuss the reasons that led to the Intifada and the achievements and effects.

Congress

European - Palestinian Economic Relations

Overview and Future Perspective

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Expert talk

Who governs the West Bank

Palestinian Administration under Israeli Occupation

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Research on the socio-economic legislation in the West Bank and Gaza

The Institute of Law (IoL) at Birzeit University conducts a research project in partnership with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

For 2019, IoL recruited a research team to look closer into the socio-economic legislation in Palestine. The studies are related to the right to health, the right to work, and the right to housing of Palestinians in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip. Furthermore, IoL worked on a possible application of the social market economy in Palestine.

Axel Springer Academy study program

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

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestine hosted a group of young German journalists in the city of Ramallah to offer them insights into the Palestinian reality. The participants of the Axel Springer Academy had the chance to meet with Palestinian experts and learn more about local and regional politics, economy, human rights, the local media and everyday life.

PhD study and dialogue program

The doctoral study course “Security and Development in the 21th century” visits Palestine and discusses regional and local challenges

For three days, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestine hosted a group of German doctoral candidates to offer them a closer look into the regional and local security and development challenges. As part of their study and dialogue program in Israel and Palestine, the participants had the chance to meet and discuss the topic with our Palestinian and international experts, diplomats and politicians.

CDU politicians visit Palestine and learn about security and religion

The Baden-Württemberg politicians visited Ramallah and discussed Palestinian-German relations, security and religion with three German and Palestinian experts.

KAS-Day 2019

Networking, farewell and welcome

On this year’s KAS-Day, we celebrated once again the continuing presence of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Palestine, bid farewell to our country director Mr Marc Frings, and welcomed his successor Mr Steven Höfner.

KAS-ELES dialogue program

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestine office hosted a group of German KAS and Ernst Ludwig Ehrlich Studienwerk (ELES) scholarship holders in the city of Ramallah to offer them a closer look into the Palestinian society and meet with experts to learn more about local politics, economy, human rights and everyday life.

Consumer Protection: Reality and Responsibilities

To what extent and through what measures are Palestinian consumers protected by law?

The Institute of Law at Birzeit University organized a legal encounter in Gaza-City featuring the legal advisor Maan Atrash to discuss the realities and responsibilities of consumer protection in Palestine.

Prof. Dr. Thomas Demmelhuber lectures on EU-Middle East relations at Birzeit University

Professor Dr. Demmelhuber from the Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nürnberg in Germany visits Birzeit University and gives a lecture about the foreign policy of the European Union towards the Middle East.

Expert discussion: KAS-PSR discuss findings of Public Opinion Poll No. 73

On September 16, the Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research (PSR) presented the findings of the 73 joint Public Opinion Poll carried out in cooperation with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestine during a press conference at our office in Ramallah.

Young Palestinians from civil society and media participate in the Berlin Dialogue Program

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestinian Territories and KAS Berlin organized a week long (June 23 – July 01, 2019) dialogue program for young Palestinians from different sectors. A group of young Palestinian representatives from politics, civil society and media participated in the program to speak about the engagement of youth in politics. The group met with politicians and actors representing political parties and other representatives of civil society organizations in Germany.