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ASPI-KAS Roundtable on China, Berlin and Brussels (Germany and Belgium)
The Konrad Adenauer Foundation and the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) are joining forces for an expert dialogue on China.

Oct

2019

ASPI-KAS Roundtable on China, Berlin and Brussels (Germany and Belgium)
The Konrad Adenauer Foundation and the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) are joining forces for an expert dialogue on China.
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Expert talk

5th Australia-Europe Counter-Terrorism Dialogue, Berlin and Brussels (Germany and Belgium)

Terrorism Realities Old and New: Assessing Continuing and Evolving Challenges
In cooperation with the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI, KAS' Regional Programme Australia and the Pacific will organize its 5th ASPI-KAS Australia-Europe Counter-Terrorism Dialogue in Berlin and Brussels from October 14 to 18 this year.

Expert talk

2nd KAS-EUCERS Energy Policy Dialogue, Auckland, Wellington, Sydney (New Zealand & Australia)

Energy Strategies: Germany, New Zealand & Australia – A Comparative Perspective
KAS Regional Programme Australia and the Pacific (KAS Australia) has organised in cooperation with the European Centre for Energy and Resources Security (EUCERS) (to be renamed into European Centre for Climate and Energy Security) its 2nd Energy Policy Dialogue. The Programme is scheduled to take place from 7 to 11 October 2019 in New Zealand and Australia. The aim of the Dialogue is to bring together policy makers, experts and business representatives from Australia, Germany and New Zealand to discuss current energy policy issues and possible solutions.

Seminar

Political Parties in the South Pacific, Honiara Solomon Islands

Pacific Regional Conference Creating Inclusive Political Parties

Expert talk

Energy Policy Roundtable Discussion with German MP Carsten Mueller, Sydney Australia

Challenges in the Energy Policy Sector in Germany and Australia

Seminar

Pacific Update, Suva

The Australian National University’s Development Policy Centre will host its Pacific Update with the support of KAS Regional Programme Australia and the Pacific again this year.
The multidisciplinary conference takes place from 3 to 5 July 2019 at the University of the South Pacific in Suva/Fiji.

Forum

Otago Foreign Policy School, Dunedin

KAS Regional Programme Australia and the Pacific is proud to support the University of Otago in New Zealand’s Foreign Policy School again this year.
The School provides a forum for discussion of current challenges and possible policy solutions.

Event

2. Australia-Germany 1.5 Track Cybersecurity Dialogue, Berlin and Brussels

Cybersecurity has become a priority for political leaders and discussion around these issues is important amongst value-partners and allies to ensure economic and national security for their populations. After the success of our inaugural Cybersecurity Dialogue 2018 in Canberra, this year we are bringing a delegation of Australian cybersecurity experts to Berlin and Brussels.

Discussion

SDG16 in the Pacific, Fiji

The Institute for Economics & Peace in cooperation with the KAS Australia & the Pacific office presented its most recent report on SDG16 in the Pacific, 'Strenghtening and legitimising institutions to achieve sustainable development'.

Event Reports

Pacific Regional Dialogue on Political Parties

by Simon Aleker

DOES THE PACIFIC NEED POLITICAL PARTIES?
Based on this question, a regional workshop on political parties in the South Pacific region took place in Fiji from the 19th to the 20th of September in cooperation with the UNDP.

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Europa auf dem Weg zur Sicherheitsunion

by Stefan Stahlberg

Wie die EU Terror bekämpft – und was sie von Australien lernen könnte
Vor einem Jahr schlug EU-Kommissionspräsident Jean-Claude Juncker vor, „ein Europa zu schaffen, das schützt, stärkt und verteidigt“. Gerade die terroristische Bedrohung könne auf europäischer Ebene teilweise besser bekämpft werden. Ein paar der wichtigsten Ziele sind: Rückkehrer stoppen, Radikalisierung verhindern, Terroristen bestrafen. Australiens Vorgehensweise liefert in diesem Zusammenhang interessante Anknüpfungspunkte.

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3RD AUSTRALIA-EUROPE COUNTER-TERRORISM DIALOGUE IN BERLIN AND BRUSSELS

by Katja Theodorakis

"Transforming the New Threat Landscape"
From the 4th until the 8th of September, the 3rd "AUSTRALIA-EUROPE COUNTER-TERRORISM DIALOGUE" took place in Berlin and Brussels. In cooperation with the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI), KAS' Regional Programme Australia and the Pacific brought a high-level delegation of CT policy-makers and experts from Australia to have the opportunity for a fruitful exchange of knowledge and experience about current developments, effective counter-strategies and new collaborative activities.

Event Reports

Information and dialogue programme in Nadi and Suva

As part of KAS portfolio in the region, the KAS Regional Programme Australia and the Pacific undertook a project scoping trip to Nadi and Suva.

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POLITICAL DIALOGUE PROGRAMME NEW ZEALAND WITH MP VOLKMAR KLEIN: “CREATING MOMENTUM FOR PARTNERSHIP”

Wellington and Auckland, June 7-9 2017
Upon invitation of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, MP Volkmar Klein, Chairman of the Parliamentary Friendship Group for Relations with Australia and New Zealand, visited New Zealand for a three-day parliamentary exchange and political party dialogue programme which also included roundtable discussions with leaders from the business community and foreign/security policy experts.

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Wirtschaftliche und politische Herausforderungen für Australien und Deutschland

Auf Einladung der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung unter Schirmherrschaft des Bundestagsabgeordneten Volkmar Klein traf am Freitag eine hochrangige australische Unternehmerdelegation der Deutsch-Australischen AHK auf Politiker und Vertreter von Ministerien, um in einem Fachgespräch über die aktuellen politischen und wirtschaftlichen Herausforderungen für beide Länder zu diskutieren.

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ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL CHALLENGES FOR AUSTRALIA AND GERMANY

Upon invitation of the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation and under the patronage of German MP Volkmar Klein, a high-ranking delegation of Australian business leaders from the German-Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry met with German politicians and representatives of various ministries. The aim of this expert exchange was to discuss the current political and economic challenges faced by both countries.

Event Reports

"Distance doesn't matter" - Political Dialogue Programme Australia and Germany

by Katharina Naumann

German delegation visits Australia
On the occasion of the official opening of the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation’s (KAS) new Regional Programme Australia and Pacific in Canberra, a political dialogue on "German-Australian relations and their future perspectives" took place from 20 to 24 March 2017.

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Ziemlich beste Freunde

Der australische Finanzminister Mathias Cormann sieht Deutschland und Australien als „echte Partner“
Am Donnerstag sprach der australische Finanzminister Mathias Cormann im Rahmen eines Frühstücksgesprächs in der Akademie der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung über die Zukunft der Deutsch-Australischen Beziehungen. Gemeinsame Werte und Überzeugungen seien die Grundlage für die erfolgreiche Zusammenarbeit, so Cormann in Berlin.

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„Europa muss sich weiterentwickeln, um zu bestehen“

Australiens Außenministerin Bishop zu Gast in Berlin
Die Außenministerin Australiens, Julie Bishop, sieht Europa an einem historischen Wendepunkt. Trotz der Bedrohungen durch den Terrorismus, der Krimkrise, den Herausforderungen durch die Migration und den Folgen des Brexits, müsse das europäische Projekt erfolgreich bleiben. Nicht nur ihr Land habe ein Interesse daran, sondern Menschen überall auf der Welt. Der Kontinent müsse gemeinsam mit den USA und Australien leuchtendes Vorbild für Demokratie, Menschenrechte und Freiheit bleiben.
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