Events

Lecture

Lecture Series: "Palestine in a changing Neighborhood"

The Ibrahim Abu Lughod Institute of International Studies organizes a series of lectures in partnership with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestinian Territories. The lectures aim to discuss the pressing topic of “Palestine in a changing Neighborhood”.

Expert talk

BUILDx Features: Lana Abu-Hijleh for a one on one session

For this BUILDx session, our partner organization BuildPalestine is welcoming business expert Lana Abu-Hijleh for a one-on-one discussion.

Study and Information Program

PSR Public Opinion Poll No. 72

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. 72.

Workshop

BUILDx: Tech for non-Techies & Principals of Digital Marketing

We’re not all tech and digital marketing experts, but in today’s day and age, we need to know the basics!

Study and Information Program

Palestinian Youth and Politics

Dialogue Program - Berlin, Germany
A group of young Palestinian representatives from politics, civil society and media participate in one-week dialogue program to speak about the engagement of Palestinian youth in politics. The group meets with German politicians from the CDU and other representatives of civil society organizations in Germany.

Expert talk

BUILDx: Eat the Palestinian Way

What do we mean when saying eat the Palestinian way?

Workshop

BUILDx: Human-centered design as a key in digital transformation

Join us this upcoming Wednesday to meet human-centered design expert, Johannes Landstorfer. We’re having a one on one discussion with him at our partner Build Palestine's next #BUILDx event titled: Human-centered design as a key in digital transformation. This event is of benefit to entrepreneurs and social entrepreneurs looking for human-centered tools to apply in their organizations.

Expert conference

The International System with Trump: To Where?

Ibrahim Abu Lughod Institute of International Studies at Birzeit University and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung country office Palestine invite you to attend the international conference: "The International System with Trump: to Where?" National and international experts and scholars give their perspectives on the topic.

Event Reports

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.

Event Reports

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

The International System with Trump: to Where?

by Abeer Zaghari

International Conference
Our partner Ibrahim Abu Lughod Institute of International Studies conducted their international annual conference with this year’s focus on “The International System with Trump” and the question to where we are heading.

Event Reports

The Knesset Elections and the Palestinians

by Malak Mansour, Fee Brinkmann

A Roundtable Discussion on the Knesset Elections and the possible impact on Palestinians.
The Israeli parliamentarian elections will be held on April 9, 2019. Although the elections are particularly important to Israeli citizens, they are widely followed by Palestinians in the Occupied Territories. Many Palestinians believe these elections can greatly impact their livelihoods as a general rejection of the two-state solution and the intensification of the settlement project were recurring topics around the election campaign.

Event Reports

KAS Scholars meet Palestinian startups, civil society and learn about political reality

by Malak Mansour

This week KAS Palestine welcomed a delegation of about 22 scholarship holders of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung as part of a one-week seminar trip to Palestine and Israel. The group first visited Jerusalem before going to Ramallah on the following day. During two very exciting days, the participants met with various institutions as well as representatives from politics, religion and civil society.

Event Reports

Expert Discussion on the Current Mood in the Palestinian Territories

by Malak Mansour

PSR – Public Opinion Poll No. 71
On March 19, our partner the Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research (PSR) presented the findings of the 71 joint Public Opinion Poll carried out in partnership with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Palestine during a press conference in our Ramallah office.

Event Reports

Change of perspective: Two-state solution or One-state reality?

by Marc Frings

On March 5, we welcomed in Ramallah a delegation headed by Prof. Andreas Rödder, board member of the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation. The dialogue program was part of a multi-day trip through Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian Territories. Marc Frings, head of the KAS office in the Palestinian Territories briefed the group on the political and social situation in Palestine. In a conversation with Dr. Mohammed Shtayyeh, who holds the rank of a minister heading the Development and Reconstruction Council, a deeper insight on the official positions of the Palestinian leadership has been gained. Other program elements included two meetings with three young representatives from civil society and a Palestinian journalist who regularly reports from the Gaza Strip.

Event Reports

On the situation of Palestinian Christians

by Marc Frings

Discussion Event in Berlin
What is the future of the indigenous Christians living in the place where Christianity originated?

Event Reports

Religious Coexistence Initiatives

by Marc Frings

On February 7, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Palestinian Territories welcomed the executive board of the International Council for Christian and Jews (ICCJ) in Ramallah. The group toured Israel and the Palestinian Territories, while focusing on "Religious Coexistence Initiatives" during their meetings. The ICCJ acts as the umbrella organization for more than 40 national Christian-Jewish dialogue organizations worldwide and is committed to the peaceful coexistence of the three Abrahamic religions. As part of their consultations, the group visited KAS office in Ramallah and benefited from its political and civil society network.
PIPD

Event Reports

Palestinian Universities Model United Nations (PUMUN)

by Johannes Lutz

First national meeting
Together with our partner The Palestine Institute for Public Diplomacy (PIPD) we kicked off an exciting year that will see the first ever Palestinian University Model United Nations (PUMUN).