Event Reports

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, its educational institutions, centres and foreign offices, offer several thousand events on various subjects each year. We provide up to date and exclusive reports on selected conferences, events and symposia at www.kas.de. In addition to a summary of the contents, you can also find additional material such as pictures, speeches, videos or audio clips.

2019

Regional "Rule of Law Forum South East Europe in Dubrovnik

Sixth Annual Forum on State of the Rule of Law in South East Europe
On 22 / 23 March 2019, the Rule of Law Programme South East Europe (RLP SEE) of the KAS together with AIRE Centre and Civil Rights Defenders organized a regional forum on the current jurisprudence of European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) with respect to children´s rights.

2018

God and Democracy

A Handbook on the Rights of Religious Communities and the Freedom of Relgion in the Republic of Macedonia
The Faculty of Law “Iustinianius Primus” of the University “Saints Cyril and Methodius” Skopje in cooperation with the Rule of Law Programme South East Europe conducted a study on the rule of law and the current situation of the religious communities within the constitutional system of the Republic of Macedonia.

2018

30 young lawyers from Southeast European countries visit Berlin

30 DE TINERI JURIȘTI DIN ȚĂRILE EUROPEI DE SUD-EST ÎN VIZITĂ LA BERLIN
The KAS Rule of Law Programme South East Europe (RLP SEE) continues to support qualified young lawyers from Southeast European countries. In this context, the programme “Leaders for Justice” for young Romanian lawyers was initiated in 2010. This year, a joint group from Republic of Moldova and Romania visited Berlin.

2018

Upholding democracy and the rule of law in Central and Eastern Europe

by Raluca Dobrean

EUROSFAT 2018 – Deciding the Future of Europe
At the EUROSFAT conference on June 8th , experts from several CEE countries discussed the current state of the rule of law in Central and Eastern Europe, the EU's possibilities for protecting its fundamental values, and the link between EU funds and respect for rule-of-law.

2018

Between fear and elucidation

Coming to terms with the communist past in South-East Europe
On April 24, 2018, the Rule of Law Programme of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation together with the Catholic University of Croatia, organized in Zagreb a regional conference on coping with the communist past in Southeastern Europe, followed by a podium discussion on the current debate about dealing with the past in Croatia.

2016

How to fight against corruption

by Thorsten Geißler

Graduation ceremony of the 7th Generation "Leaders for Justice"
Thorsten Geissler, interim Director of the Rule of Law Program South East Europe, held a speech at the conference entitled "How to fight against corruption", referring to the responsibility of the "Leaders for Justice" alumni in the justice system, as well as in the Romanian society (Romanian only).

2016

Ministerial conference on combating terrorism in the Danube region

Sofia, Bulgaria
Joint Declaration of the Ministers responsible for home affairs, as well as authorised representatives of the respective Ministries of the Danube Region countries, issued on 22. January 2016 in Sofia, Bulgaria.

2015

Selected Decisions of the Federal Constitutional Court in Germany. Supplementary volume in croatian.

by Thorsten Geißler

Zagreb, Croatia
Throsten Geissler, Director of KAS Rule of Law Program South-East Europe, held a speech at the presentation of the publication "Selected decisions of the Federal Constitutional Court of Germany. Supplementary volume in Croatian", organized with the support of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Croatia and the KAS office in Zagreb, at the Academy of Sciences and Arts on September 15, 2015.

2015

Opening remarks "School for Democracy"

by Thorsten Geißler

Sinaia, Romania
Speech held by Throsten Geissler, director of KAS RLPSEE, at the opening of "School for Democracy", organized together with our partner Expert Forum on 31 August - 04 September 2015 in Sinaia, Romania.

2015

Transforming legal systems of South-east European countries to respond to human rights challenges

by Thorsten Geißler

Speech at the opening of the International Summer School Sarajevo 2015
Speech held by Throsten Geissler, director of KAS RLPSEE, at the opening of the 9th International Summer School Sarajevo: "Transforming legal systems of South-east European countries to respond to human rights challenges" (15-25 July 2015).