Overcoming Dictatorship by Peaceful Means

Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Philippines Celebrates 30 Years of People Power

On February 4, 2016, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) Philippines held its landmark conference, “Overcoming Dictatorship: 30 Years of People Power” at the Discovery Primea in Makati City.


Start of the Implementation Phase

EU-funded Project DEPAdev to support Democratic Party Development in Mindanao

On 28 January, Democratic Party Development Bangsamoro (DEPAdev) held its public launch conference introducing the project to the public.


Local Government Units as Sustainable Networks for Integrity and Business and Investment Promotions

Partnerships for Integrity and Jobs will conduct an orientation seminar for Local Government Units (LGU) on 7-8 January as part of its dissemination phase, replication of integrity mechanism and models for business and investment promotion.


Ready or Not?

Local Governments facing Economic Integration in Southeast Asia

In the advent of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) this December 2015, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) Philippines will organize an event which will serve as an avenue to prepare cities and local governments of ASEAN Member States for the AEC.


Maritime and Regional Security in the Asia Pacific

Challenges and Prospects for Cooperation

On November 20, 2015, KAS and AIM Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness organized a forum entitled “Maritime and Regional Security in the Asia Pacific: Challenges and Prospects for Cooperation”


Maritime and Regional Security in the Asia-Pacific

Challenges and Prospects for Cooperation

Das Aufkommen von maritimen Konflikten ist zu einer großen Sorge verschiedener Länder geworden. Viele Ländern im asiatisch-pazifischen Raum erheben Ansprüche auf Gebiete im Westphilippinischem Meer/Südchinesischem Meer sowie im Ostchinesischen Meer.


Training of Trainers for the Dissemination Phase of Project I4J

The Partnerships for Integrity and Job Creation (Project i4J) will enter its third phase, the Dissemination Phase, where implemented integrity mechanisms and business models of the 9 pilot areas will be replicated to other 80 Local Government Units.


Campaigning for Democracy

The Youth as a Key to Success

Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, in its mission to continuously provide political education amongst centrist minded members of youth organizations, is organizing an event on October 29 dubbed as “Campaigning for Democracy: The Youth as a Key to Success."



Preparation for upcoming 2016 elections

Winning is impossible without a meaningful and strategic campaign layout. On 12 September, Centrist Minded elected officials went through a workshop on how they will secure winning the battle with a successful campaign strategy at their hand.


SiBUL: A Meeting of Centrist Minded Elected Officials

On September 11, Centrist Minded elected officials gathered and exchanged views as they prepare for the 2016 elections.

The Limits of Populism during COVID-19

Missed the KAS Philippines webinar on the "The Limits of Populism during COVID-19" last Friday? We got you covered!

Effects of COVID-19 on the Global Political Order

The Political Ramifications of COVID-19

Missed the KAS Philippines webinar on the "Effects of COVID-19 on the Global Political Order" last Friday? We got you covered!

LoGIC Team Organizes National Integrity Forum

“Integrity is a crucial determinant of trust, and trust in state institutions is the basic requirement for stable and functioning democracy. Democracy starts from below. The LGUs are an important level [This level is where the government is face-to-face with the citizen].” Dr. Stefan Jost, Country Director of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Office in the Philippines, said in his welcoming remarks during the National Integrity Forum last September 17, 2020. The forum was organized by the Local Government Integrity Circles (LoGIC) Project, together with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and the European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (ECCP). Dr. Jost added, on the importance of the Project’s integrity-building work, that the Project’s focus is on the local level as a result of years of work, but collaboration with civil society and businesses is required.

Adjustment of KAS activities due to COVID-19 in the Philippines

Dear friends of KAS Philippines, in lieu of the current COVID-19 outbreak, our office in Manila has decided to postpone all its scheduled events for the months of March and April to ensure not only the safety of our personnel but as well as the general welfare of all parties involved in our activities.

MOU Signing with Anti-Red Tape Authority

The LoGIC Project and the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) strengthened their partnership through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding at the ARTA office, February 12.

Meeting with the Anti-Red Tape Authority

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Philippines Office met with the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) to discuss the finalization of the Memorandum of Understanding with the Local Government Integrity Circles Project at the ARTA Office in Makati, January 31.

The 2020 SWS Survey Review

The Asian Institute of Management (AIM) Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness, with the support from the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Philippines Office, organized the 2020 Social Weather Station (SWS) Survey Review.

DELACSE Bangsamoro Study Tour

KAS Philippines Country Director Prof. Dr. Stefan Jost participated in the DELACSE Bangsamoro study tour in Dili, Timor Leste last 08-13 December.

Good Practices on Solid Waste Management in Southeast Asia

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Philippines Office in partnership with the Association of Cities of Viet Nam convened the members of the Partnership for Democratic Local Governance in Southeast Asia (DELGOSEA) for their annual meeting.

Conference on the State of Decentralization in the Philippines

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), with support from the KAS Philippines Office, organized the Conference on the State of Decentralization in the Philippines.