Events - Regional Programme Energy Security and Climate Change in Asia and the Pacific
Study and Information Program
City Redevelopment, Infrastructure and Heritage in the Era of Climate Change
A Study Space Program in Singapore
Singapore’s efforts in urban planning are well-recognized in Asia. How does the city address climate impacts and sustainable development issues? KAS RECAP conducts a study tour in Singapore in cooperation with Georgia State University.
Tracking Climate Policy in Cities
Stakeholder's Dialogue with Paris Watch
Cities play a crucial role in climate change mitigation and adaptation. How is Hong Kong doing on the Paris Agreement? Paris Watch will track Hong Kong's performance in meeting the goals of COP21.
Sustainable Asia – Envisioning your Future
Young people from Asia elaborate projects for their countries' development
The young generation is the key for achieving integrated development in Asia. But they often lack know-how and resources for implementing their brilliant ideas. A webinar provides training and supports selected teams in creating multimedia products.
European and Asian Perspectives on China's Belt & Road Initiative
7th Workshop on EU-China Relations in Global Politics
China`s "Belt and Road" initiative (BRI) is a major factor in the global development agenda. This international conference brings young scholars from East-, Cenral- and South Asia together to discuss BRI's implications for Europe and Asia.
Unlocking the Door towards Development
Improving Access to Electricity in Southeast Asia
Roughly 20 percent of the population in Southeast Asia (134 Million), do not have access to electricity. The strong nexus between energy and other development factors such as education, health, food security, and water, can hardly be overestimated.
Cambodia’s Energy Transition: Introduction of a Policy Paper
Today's energy mix in Cambodia mostly consists of fossil fuels. But how can Cambodia's future energy supply, based on sustainable renewable energy, be designed? Which role does Cambodia play in the whole region of Southeast Asia?
Sustainability in Global Value Chains
Implementing Free Trade and the Sustainable Development Goals
With open markets companies and businesses are increasingly embedded in Global Value Chains. They thereby heavily influence social and environmental conditions in the respective countries.
Energy Efficient Retrofiting of Commercial Buildings
Launch of a Practical Guide to Reducing Carbon Emissions
In metropolitan areas like Hong Kong, energy efficiency of buildings plays a key role in greenhouse gas emissions' reduction. KAS RECAP and HK Business Environmental Council BEC launch "A Guide for Energy Improvement of Commercial Buildings".
Climate Change and Resource Security in South Asia
Exploring Security Risks of Climate Change
The workshop in joint cooperation with COSATT/Nepal and INSSSL/Sri Lanka will focus on the challenges and effects of climate change on national and regional security in South Asia. It will particular emphasis on the roleof the Security Sector.
Greening East Asia's energy sector
2017 World Energy Council International Symposium
The World Energy Council is going to hold its 2017 International Energy Symposium in Seoul/South Korea. The event deals with the challenges of harmonizing environment and energy policy on the Korean peninsula and beyond.