Events - Foundation Office South Africa
The International Climate Change Regime: Towards COP17
The 4th Annual International Law Seminar hosted by SAIFAC and financially supported by KAS deals with the South Africa's position on Climate Change and the perspectives of the South African negotiating team concerning COP 17.
Improving the Effectiveness of Water Governance in SA
This KAS/CER workshop for legal environmental experts aims to identify key challenges in effective water governance in South Africa and to propose legal interventions to address these challenges, ranging from legal research to advocacy to litigation.
KAS/SAIIA Alumni Dinner
Focus on political developments in the Middle East and North Africa
Each year the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung invites former KAS/SAIIA scholars to a dinner function in order to promote an alumni network in the region and to discuss recent political developments.
Cape Town - on the Road to COP17
Ubuntu Business Networking Breakfast
How can South African cities promote sustainable development and how best can best practice examples in this regard be fed into the COP17 process? This is the fundamental question of this briefing with Sheryl Ozinsky.
The Relevance of International Standards for Labour Law and Social Security
The aim of the international conference is to investigate critically, on the basis of collaboration and comparison, relevant themes emanating from the sphere of international and regional labour and social security standards.
Reframing Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability
The conference aims to discuss various models of CSR, comparing the notions and practice of CSR in Germany and South Africa. Issues that will be addressed include the role of CSR, guidelines for CSR as well as international standards.
Summer Academy Southern Africa
The main objective of the Summer Academy series is to capacitate political parties in Southern Africa, provide them with relevant party management and communication skills and to foster a network of political parties in the region.
Supporting government policy making: Sharing South African and German think tank experiences on the UN Security Council
How is the relationship between Think Tanks and Governments? Does the expertise of Think Tanks influence policy making? These are the questions of an expert meeting, jointly organised by ISS, SAIIA, HSS and KAS with the support of the German Embassy.
Exploring the content and the nature of the right to basic sanitation
The seminar, jointly organised by KAS, SAIFAC and the University of Johannesburg, explores international and local perspectives on the legal right to basic sanitation for poor and vulnerable citizens.
African Constitutionalism: Present Challenges and Prospects for the Future
This conference on African Constitutionalism is intended to provide an opportunity to reflect on constitutionalism in Africa countries in a comparative perspective.