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Go Local
Go Local is an annual training series that targets young journalists and journalism students as well as young leaders in Palestinian local councils. With weekly sessions to train th...

Jan

2019

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Nov

2019

Go Local
Go Local is an annual training series that targets young journalists and journalism students as well as young leaders in Palestinian local councils. With weekly sessions to train th...
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KAS-Day 2019

The annual partner and networking event

Event

BuildPalestine Networking Event

Save the date for BuildPalestine’s second networking event on September 30 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Khalil Sakakini Cultural Center, Ramallah.

Expert talk

BUILDx: Highlighting Social Entrepreneurs at Birzeit University

Join the next BUILDx session at Birzeit University to learn more about entrepreneurial social initiatives in Palestine.

Lecture

Lecture: EU and Middle East relations, by Prof. Dr. Demmelhuber

A professor from the University of Nürnberg in Germany visits Birzeit University and gives a lecture aboout the foreign policy of the European Union towards the Middle East. He also talks about German - Palestinian relations.

Conversation

Marc Frings visits the President of Birzeit University for a farewell meeting

Marc Frings reflects on the strategic partnership with Dr. Abdullatif Abuhijleh, President of Birzeit University. Later, he meets with the Junior Palestinian Legal Experts (JPLE).

PSR Public Opinion Poll No. 73

Press Conference / Round Table The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) and its partner, the Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research (PSR), are inviting you to discuss the findings of the latest Palestinian Public Opinion Poll No. 73.

Discussion

Public Debate 'The Effect of the Retaliatory Seizure of Taxes on the Palestinian Citizens'

The public debates are part of the project "Partake", implemented by our partner organization Reform. "Partake" seeks to enhance the sociopolitical participation of women and youth in decision making processes. To achieve this, the project provides the social and political activists with the ability to engage in deep analysis of power dynamics between different social groups and points of access and develop their capacities to monitor public policies and draft policy papers that are reflective of their community's needs.

Discussion

Public Debate 'The role of the Palestinian media in promoting democratic values'

The public debates are part of the project "Partake", implemented by our partner organization Reform. "Partake" seeks to enhance the sociopolitical participation of women and youth in decision making processes. To achieve this, the project provides the social and political activists with the ability to engage in deep analysis of power dynamics between different social groups and points of access and develop their capacities to monitor public policies and draft policy papers that are reflective of their community's needs.

Event Reports

KAS Day 2019

by Malak Mansour

Networking, farewell and welcome
On this year’s KAS-Day, we celebrated once again the continuing presence of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Palestine, bid farewell to our country director Mr Marc Frings, and welcomed his successor Mr Steven Höfner.

Event Reports

KAS-ELES dialogue program

by Malak Mansour

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestine office hosted a group of German KAS and Ernst Ludwig Ehrlich Studienwerk (ELES) scholarship holders in the city of Ramallah to offer them a closer look into the Palestinian society and meet with experts to learn more about local politics, economy, human rights and everyday life.

Event Reports

Prof. Dr. Thomas Demmelhuber lectures on EU-Middle East relations at Birzeit University

by Abeer Zaghari

Professor Dr. Demmelhuber from the Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nürnberg in Germany visits Birzeit University and gives a lecture about the foreign policy of the European Union towards the Middle East.

Event Reports

Expert discussion: KAS-PSR discuss findings of Public Opinion Poll No. 73

by Malak Mansour

On September 16, the Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research (PSR) presented the findings of the 73 joint Public Opinion Poll carried out in cooperation with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestine during a press conference at our office in Ramallah.

Event Reports

Young Palestinians from civil society and media participate in the Berlin Dialogue Program

by Abeer Zaghari

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestinian Territories and KAS Berlin organized a week long (June 23 – July 01, 2019) dialogue program for young Palestinians from different sectors. A group of young Palestinian representatives from politics, civil society and media participated in the program to speak about the engagement of youth in politics. The group met with politicians and actors representing political parties and other representatives of civil society organizations in Germany.

Event Reports

The German Federal Agency for Civic Education visits the West Bank with KAS

On August 20th and 21st, we hosted a small delegation from the German Federal Agency for Civic Education with its President Thomas Krüger. During one and a half days we met with Palestinians in Ramallah and Nablus, listening to their thoughts and opinions on politics and the civil society as well as the economic situation.

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The American Jewish Committee visits the West Bank to gain insights into life in Palestine

by Abeer Zaghari

Im Ramen einer Studienreise nach Israel und in die Palästinensischen Gebiete verbrachten die amerikanischen und deutschen Teilnehmer des AJC Alumni Programms einen Tag in Ost Jerusalem und Ramallah um verschiedene Perspektiven über die Lage hier zu erhalten.

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German journalists meet Palestinian entrepreneurs and journalists to talk politics and technology

by Malak Mansour

The office of Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Palestine received a group of German journalists under 30 as part of a delegation visiting the region with the European Leadership Network (ELNET). The group spent half a day in Ramallah and met with Palestinian entrepreneurs and young journalists.

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Expert discussion: KAS-PSR discuss findings of Public Opinion Poll No. 72

by Malak Mansour

On July 3, the Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research (PSR) presented the findings of the 72 joint Public Opinion Poll carried out in partnership with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestine during a press conference in our Ramallah office.

Event Reports

Visit of the CDU parliamentary group from Schleswig-Holstein

by Fee Brinkmann

A large delegation from the CDU parliamentary group of the Landtag (state parliament) of Schleswig-Holstein visited Israel and the Palestinian territories. State parliament president Klaus Schlie and the head of delegation and parliamentary group leader Tobias Koch were, amongst others, also present. The group learned more about history, social realities and the local political situation as they visited the Palestinian Territories.