Events

Expert talk

SA Ubuntu Networking Breakfast with Pieter-Louis Myburgh

Gangster State ‎and The Republic of Gupta
This networking breakfast hosted by the SA Ubuntu Foundation and the Konrad Adenauer Foundation will open the floor for Pieter-Louis Myburgh.

Discussion

Unpacking the implications of the National Health Insurance

The Constitution @ Work
Please join us for the fourth and final of our 2019 discussion series, co-hosted by the Centre for Constitutional Rights (CFCR) and the Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAS). On November 28, our panel will unpack the implications of the proposed National Health Insurance Bill.

Expert conference

International Law and Justice for Victims of the Gross Human Rights Violation of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence

The KAS Rule of Law Program for Sub-Saharan Africa in cooperation with the South African Institute for Advanced Constitutional, Public, Human Rights and International Law (SAIFAC) and the South African Research Chair in International Law (SARCIL) would like to invite you to attend this conference.

Workshop

Public Procurement Law Training, Limpopo Province

Training for the Limpopo branch of the public protector (PP)
In continuation of the training programme for the Office of the Public Protector (PP), this workshop targets investigators of the PP Limpopo Branch.

Seminar

Anti-Xenophobia Seminar

The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and the South African Council of Churches invite interested stakeholders to the Anti-Xenophobia seminar. The aim of the seminar is to promote social cohesion by reflecting on xenophobia attacks, discuss the possible causes of the attacks and devising solutions to prevent future attacks. The seminar also aims to strengthen conflict resolution skills of community leaders and improve liaison with the government and other agencies on the provision of relief during attacks.

Seminar

Anti-Xenophobia Seminar

The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and the South African Council of Churches invite interested stakeholders to the Anti-Xenophobia seminar. The aim of the seminar is to promote social cohesion by reflecting on xenophobia attacks, discuss the possible causes of the attacks and devising solutions to prevent future attacks. The seminar also aims to strengthen conflict resolution skills of community leaders and improve liaison with the government and other agencies on the provision of relief during attacks.

Seminar

Anti-Xenophobia Seminar

The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and the South African Council of Churches invite interested stakeholders to the Anti-Xenophobia seminar. The aim of the seminar is to promote social cohesion by reflecting on xenophobia attacks, discuss the possible causes of the attacks and devising solutions to prevent future attacks. The seminar also aims to strengthen conflict resolution skills of community leaders and improve liaison with the government and other agencies on the provision of relief during attacks.

Seminar

Anti-Xenophobia Seminar

The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and the South African Council of Churches invite interested stakeholders to the Anti-Xenophobia seminar. The aim of the seminar is to promote social cohesion by reflecting on xenophobia attacks, discuss the possible causes of the attacks and devising solutions to prevent future attacks. The seminar also aims to strengthen conflict resolution skills of community leaders and improve liaison with the government and other agencies on the provision of relief during attacks.

Event Reports

Vertreter von Politik, Sozialen Unternehmen, Genossenschaften und Wissenschaft aus Südafrika zu Besuch in Berlin

Inlandsprogramme der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung
Soziales Unternehmertum ist das Thema des Inlandsprogramms, zu dem die KAS in der Zeit vom 17. bis 24. Mai sechs südafrikansiche Teilnehmer nach Deutschland eingeladen hat.

Event Reports

Erster Afrikanischer Think-Tank-Gipfel

by Susan Platzdasch

Die Chancen und Herausforderungen für afrikanische Think-Tanks waren die Hauptthemen des ersten afrikanischen Think-Tank-Gipfels vom 3.-5. Februar in Pretoria. Zu den ca. 50 teilnehmenden Think Tanks aus Afrika zählten unter anderem das Africa Leadership Center (Kenia), das Institute for Democratic Governance (Ghana), die African Heritage Institution (Nigeria) und das Economic Policy Research Center (Uganda). Die Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung förderte die Veranstaltung über das KAS-Auslandsbüro Johannesburg.

Event Reports

KAS-Alumni Dinner 2013

by Marius Glitz

Jährliches Stipendiatentreffen der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Südafrika
Zum Abschluss des akademischen Jahres 2013 lud die Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung am 5. Dezember ihre aktuellen und ehemaligen Stipendiaten und Stipendiatinnen zu einem Abendessen im Länderbüro Johannesburg ein. Die jährliche Zusammenkunft der KAS-Alumni dient der Pflege eines Netzwerks hochqualifizierter Akademiker und des Gedankenaustauschs über aktuelle politische und gesellschaftliche Fragestellungen.

Event Reports

20 Jahre Partnerschaft in Südafrika

by Holger Dix, Marius Glitz

KAS und DDP feiern Jubiläum
Die Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) und das Democracy Development Programme (DDP) feierten vom 28. bis zum 30. Oktober in Durban gemeinsam mit 140 Vertretern der südafrikanischen Zivilgesellschaft das zwanzigjährige Jubiläum ihrer Partnerschaft.

Event Reports

Development in Fragile Contexts: African Civil Society Recommendations for the EU-US Development Dialogue

by Sebastian Barnet Fuchs

Workshop from Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and the Global Public Policy Institute with African Civil Society on October 18
The objective of the African Civil Society Dialogue was to collect input from African civil society organizations and African experts on aid in fragile states. Outcomes from this workshop will be presented at the Transatlantic Civil Society Dialogue.

Event Reports

"Egalitarian Liberalism"

by Matthias Wissing

Liberalismus und seine zukünftigen Entwicklungsmöglichkeiten in Südafrika
Am 03. und 04. Oktober 2013 veranstaltete die KAS gemeinsam mit ihrem Partner, dem South African Institute for Advanced Constitutional, Public, Human Rights and International Law (SAIFAC) eine Fachkonferenz, die sich mit dem Konzept des Liberalismus in Südafrika auseinandersetzte.

Event Reports

No competitors, but partners to be

The BRICS states must first find their role in order to form a stable partnership with the EU
The association of the growing economies of Brasil, Russia, India, China and South Africa represents 40 percent of the world’s population and, as of now, 25 percent of the world’s gross domestic product. Nevertheless, the chairman of the European Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee, Elmar Brok, doesn’t see the so-called BRICS states as competitors for Europe. “I am relatively relaxed by the potential threat of the BRICS for Europe”, Brok said at an event organized by the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Berlin.

Event Reports

Annual SAIIA-KAS International Careers Evening

by Gillian Chigumira

Turning your passion into a profession
On Wednesday, 14 August 2013, SAIIA and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) held its Annual SAIIA-KAS Careers evening, addressing university students from around the Gauteng province. An astounding number of more than 300 students attended this year’s event, including a 60-member delegation from the University of Pretoria. Students also attended from the University of the Witwatersrand, University of Johannesburg, University of South Africa and St Augustine’s College.

Event Reports

The state of the Social Economy of South Africa

by Marius Glitz

KAS-KOLLOQUIUM ZUM STAND DES SOZIALEN UNTERNEHMERTUMS
Am 4. und 5. September 2013 lud die Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung gemeinsam mit dem Centre for Social Entrepreneurship and Social Economy (CSESE) der Universität von Johannesburg zu einem Kolloquium über den Stand der Social Economy in Südafrika ein. Rund 220 Gäste aus Unternehmerschaft, Universitäten und Regierung diskutierten in mehreren Workshops Lösungsstrategien für Südafrikas sozialwirtschaftliche Herausforderungen.

Event Reports

KAS/SAIIA Careers Evening 2013

by Marius Glitz

Karriereabend für südafrikanische Studierende
Mehr als 200 südafrikanische Studierende informierten sich auf einem gemeinsam vom KAS-Büro Südafrika und seinem Partner South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA) ausgerichteten Karriereabend über berufliche Einstiegsmöglichkeiten im Bereich der Internationalen Beziehungen.