Publications

Country Profile South Africa 2019

Our country profile summarises key data on history, politics, economy and society of the Republic of South Africa. It also presents basic information that will help you in getting an initial overview of the economic, social and political situation in South Africa. Graphical elements illustrate the listed information.

Critical Thinking Forum on Corruption and the Failure of Governance

Critical Thinking Forum on Corruption and the failure of Governance

Partnering Think Tank for Urban Sustainability

BUILDING CAPACITY FOR EFFECTIVE PARTNERING PRACTICES

On the 19th and 20th of March 2019, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) together with the City of Cape Town (CoCT) and the Economic Development Partnership (EDP) hosted the workshop “Partnering Think Tank for Urban Sus-tainability” at the Holiday Inn in Cape Town.

SA UBUNTU Networking Breakfast with Bonang Mohale

Business Unusual: The role of Business post Zuma

On the 5th of April 2019 Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) in cooperation with the South African Ubuntu Foundation hosted the Ubuntu Networking Breakfast with guest speaker Bonang Mohale.

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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.