Events - Foundation Office South Africa
South Africa as a strategic partner for Germany?
Perspectives of the German-South African Cooperation
Germany and South Africa cooperate on a bilateral and increasingly on a multilateral level. As currently holding the presidency of the EU and AU, the last few months both governments prepared the summit of the two regional organizations originally scheduled for autumn 2020. As non-permanent members of the United Nations Security Council they have collaborated to assess and resolve conflict-ridden situations. Will South Africa continue to be an important partner for Germany in solving future challenges at the global and continental level and in strengthening multilateralism?
Discourse Café with Antjie Krog
The Konrad Adenauer Foundation in cooperation with the FVZS Institute invites students to meet renowned representatives from politics, business academia as well as civil society. The aim is to promote a vibrant dialogue on current issues.
Policymaking and the Role of Think Tanks and the Research Community
What is the role that think tanks and the research community ought to play in helping to address Africa’s policy challenges? What are the key barriers that African think tanks and researchers face in feeding ideas into policy processes ?
Deconstructing Racial Identity
DDP Public Forum
This forum with renowned political commentator Audrey Matshiqi, hosted by the KAS partner organisation DDP, aims to provide a platform for an open and frank discussion on South Africa's transformation process post 1994. RSVP to email@example.com
Making your mark: Why voting is important.
Youthlab in partnership with KAS hosts a series of policy conversations for young South Africans. The aim of the series is to promote active citizenship and provide voter education.
Transforming South Africa's Tertiary Institutions
Movie with Discussion
KAS in cooperation with youthlab invites the public to a unique policy conversation, sparking dialogue through film. The film and the discussion will focus on the Transformation of South Africa's Tertiary institutions. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
Discourse Café mit Michiel le Roux
KAS in partnership with the FVZS Institute invites students to a Discourse Cafe'with Michiel le Roux, Founder of Capitec Bank Ltd. Michiel will talk about the financial sector and low-cost banking services to the emerging middle class.
Parliament, the People and Accountable Government
SPL/CFCR/KAS Breakfast Discussion Series
SPL, CFCR and KAS jointly host this discussion series with prominent guest speakers, who share their thoughts on South Africa's current state of constitutional democracy.
KAS/SAIIA Annual Careers Evening
Where can your Humanity Degree take you?
KAS in cooperation with the South African Institute of International Affairs provides matriculants and students with the opportunity to learn more about the different career paths that can be pursuit with a Humanity Degree.
Scaling the Social Economy for Greater Impact
Annual Conference on the Social Economy
A successful scaling conference organized and hosted by the Centre for Entrepreneurship of the Wits Business School, KAS and The People Bottomline which focused on exploring the challenges related to the scaling of the social economy in South Africa.
Scaling the social economy for greater impact
Annual conference on the social economy
The conference, hosted by KAS, Wits Business School and The People Bottomline, will address possible solutions to following questions. Will scaling-up extend the reach of mission; does an increase in size necessarily mean an increase in impact?