Events - Foundation Office South Africa
"Adenauer-Conference" with Armin Laschet
Germany’s Role in International Security Affairs
With a keynote speech on foreign and security policy by Minister-President Armin Laschet, this year's Adenauer Conference opens the discussion on key security issues and international challenges. Besides the priorities for German foreign and security policy, the focus of the debate this year is also on Afghanistan and transatlantic relations.
The Lives of Others
The film gives an insight in the system of observation in the former East Germany. The screening forms part of a series of events unter the title " A long walk to democracy" jointly organised by the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and the Goethe-Institut.
Responsible Tourism for 2010
KAS Greening 2010 Workshop Series
GreenStay SA, GreenEat SA and GreenMap SA are just a few initatives that aim to make tourism in South Africa more sustainable and environmentally friendly. The workshop focusses on how these initiatives can be linked to the Greening of the World Cup.
South Africans' Views of Government Performance and the Implications for the 2009 Elections
Afrobarometer Breakfast Briefing
The data of the 4 round of the Afrobarometer survey will provide an insight into how South Africans view the performance of the government, which can be used as a way of describing the political situation that faced the ANC ahead of the elections.
Monitoring Regional Integration in Southern Africa
Konrad Adenauer Foundation in cooperation with its partner Tralac presents the latest edition of the Yearbook "Monitoring Regional Integration in Southern Africa".
The Eco-Centre on the Green Point Park
KAS Greening 2010 Workshop Series
The workshop deals with the Eco-Centre on the Green Point Park as one of the 41 projects listed in the Green Goal 2010 Action Plan for the Host City Cape Town. The workshop aims to promote this project and make it a reality.
Globalisation versus the Right to Vote
Should South Africans abroad have the right to vote?
Should South Africans abroad have the right to vote in the upcoming elections? This is a questions that stirs up much controversy and emotions. Representatives from various think tanks discuss legal, social and political aspects of this issue.
Scoping, Planning and Implementing the Carbon Offsetting Plan for the HC Cape Town
Greening 2010 Workshop Series
The Host City Cape Town aims to host a carbon neutral 2010 Fifa World Cup. The KAS workshop will provide a platform for relevant stakeholders to discuss the HC's carbon offsetting projects as outlined in the Green Goal Action Plan.
The relevance of traditional institutions of governance
KAS is financing a strategic planning workshop in preparation for the HSRC research project on the relevance of traditional institutions of governance in Pretoria. While KAS is financing the planing workshop, IDRC (Canada)is funding the research.
Symposium on Refugees
Xenophobia is increasing amongst South Africans due to an influx of foreigners and refugees, mostly from other African countries. The symposium intends to highlight the difficult situation these people find themselves in.
Provinces and Local Governments: The next 15 years
The conference focuses on challenges that South Africa's provinces and local governments will be confronted with in the next 15 years, partricularly in the context of service delivery issues.