Events - Foundation Office Washington, D.C.
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Money Laundering and Security Issues in Central America: A Transnational Approach to a Transnational Problem
Members of the Red Centroamericana de Pensamientos e Incidencia (laRED) think tank network
Members of the laRED Central American think tank network met with experts in Washington, DC to conduct research on strategies to combat money laundering, organized crime and other security issues in Central America.
Current Developments in the Balkans: A Transatlantic Perspective
Prof. Dr. Christian Schwarz-Schilling, former European Union High Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina
Balkans experts in the Washington, DC, area met with Prof. Dr. Christian Schwarz-Schilling, the European Union's former High Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina, to discuss their experiences and views on current developments in the region.
The Burning Wall - Film Presentation with Günter Nooke
Struggles for Freedom in East Germany and 2011's Arab Spring – “What was possible then is also possible today."
The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, in cooperation with The Potsdam Foundation and the Goethe-Institut, held a screening of the documentary "The Burning Wall," followed by a discussion with civil rights activist Günter Nooke.
German Development Assistance Reform
Günter Nooke, G8 Personal Representative for Africa
Günter Nooke, the German Chancellor's G8 Personal Representative for Africa at the Federal Ministry for Economic Development and Cooperation will discuss German Development Assistance Reform and its implications for recipient countries.
European Sovereign Debt Crisis
Parliamentary State Secretary of the Ministry of Finance, Steffen Kampeter
Parliamentary State Secretary of the Ministry of Finance, Steffen Kampeter, discussion current transatlantic debt issues with a group of representatives from U.S. think tanks
NGO Involvement in Development Policy Formulation
A German Perspective
Leonie Otten, Development Policy Advisor, Office of Dagmar Wöhrl, Chair of the Committee for Economic Cooperation & Development in the German Bundestag and Peter Lanzet, Senior Policy Advisor for Development Finance EED, Church Development Service
Fiscal Crises in the US and Europe - A German Perspective
Prof. Dr. Biedenkopf
Prof. Dr. Kurt Biedenkopf, ehemaliger Ministerpräsident von Sachsen
An Alliance Evolved
The United States and Germany over the past 20 Years
In the last few years, the Obama Administration has been perceived as looking for partnerships outside of Europe. Jackson Janes from AICGS and Matt Lewis from the Daily Caller give their view on the developing relationship.
A Transatlantic Answer to the Arab Spring?
Joseph Daul, MEP and Chair, EPP-ED Group
Mr. Daul will be discussing the opportunities and and risks associated with the monumental change sweeping the Arab world, and how best the United States and Europe can assist these countries in progressing towards building stable democracies.
The Role of the Church in International Relations - The Case of Poland and Germany: Example for Russia and Poland?
International Colloquium in partnership with Georgetown University