Publications

KAS

Licht aus, Spot an: Wahlkampf in Südafrika in Zeiten der Energiekrise

Weniger als zwei Monate vor den Parlamentswahlen kommt es in Südafrika täglich zu Stromausfällen, die die ohnehin gebeutelte Volks-wirtschaft hart treffen. Schuld an der Energiekrise sind Korruption, Missmanagement und Inkompetenz beim staatlichen Stromanbieter Eskom. Während Staatspräsident Cyril Ramaphosa die Verantwortung seinen Vorgängern zuschiebt, versucht die Opposition im Wahlkampf vergeblich einen Vorteil aus der Krise zu ziehen. Den Umfragen zur Folge werden die südafrikanischen Wähler den ANC voraussichtlich erneut mehrheitlich wählen – obwohl sie im Dunkeln sitzen.

Launch of the Annual Human Rights Report Card 2018

The current Status Quo of Human Rights in South Africa

South African General Elections 2019

Find out further information about the General Elections taking place on May 8th 2019.

Pre-Election-Talks

Panel Discussions in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town

On 8th May South Africans will be going to the polls to vote in the sixth democratic elections. Therefore, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation and the Southern African German Chamber of Commerce and Industry held a series of Pre-Election Talks in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town on the 5th, 6th and 7th of March 2019.

SA Ubuntu Networking Breakfast with Albie Sachs

Working with Cyril and Madiba

On the 22nd of February 2019 Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) in cooperation with the South African Ubuntu Foundation hosted the Ubuntu Networking Breakfast with guest speaker Justice Albie Sachs at the Atlantic Imbizo Conference Centre in Cape Town.

KAS-SAIIA Scholar Lunch

On March 1, the annual gathering at the beginning of the new academic year took place to introduce our new KAS-SAIIA scholars to the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation.

Unpacking #SONA2019

Discussion with political analyst Aubrey Matshiqi about the State of the Nation Address (SONA) 2019

Renowned political analyst and research fellow at the Helen Suzman Foundation, Aubrey Matshiqi led a public discussion with the civil society and citizens on the contents of the 2019 State of the Nation Address (SONA) at Elangeni Hotel in Durban on the 19th of February 2019.

Book reading: Getting it Right; A new economy for South Africa

Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) and the South African-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SAGCC) hosted a book reading of Getting It Right: A New Economy for South Africa.

Public Procurement Law Training, North West

Training for the Northern Cape branch of the Public Protector (PP)

In continuation of the training programme for the Office of the Public Protector (PP), this workshop targeted officers of the Public Protector of the North West branch.

Orientation training workshop for traditional leaders in Malemia

On 1st and 2nd of November 2018, another workshop for traditional leaders of the Traditional Authority Malemia took place in Zomba, Malawi. For two days, 62 participants were introduced to the new land law in Malawi. The workshop was financed by KAS and carried out in cooperation with the organisation partners Women's Legal Resources Center (WoLREC) and LandNet Malawi.