Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS)


The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) is a political non-profit foundation, which was established in 1955 and named after the first chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany. Active around the world, with its 16 domestic offices in Germany and more than 80 foreign offices and projects in over 120 countries, KAS makes a unique contribution to the promotion of democracy, the rule of law and a social market economy. To foster peace and freedom, KAS encourages a continuous dialogue at the national and international levels as well as the exchange between cultures and religions. The Regional Program Gulf States started its activities in member countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and Yemen in 2009. Its main aim is strengthening the dialogue between Europe and the Golf-States.

Involvement in Sharaka

KAS Regional Program Gulf States will participate in the following work packages:

  • WP 1: Conceptual Framework
  • WP 2: Outreach
  • WP 3: Training
  • WP 7: Policy Proposals
  • WP 10: Management

Personnel Involved

  • Thomas Birringer – Former Regional Representative to the Gulf States and Head of Africa & Middle East Department
  • Rahma Janetzke – Sharaka Project Manager
  • Gidon Windecker – Project Manager at KAS Regional Program Gulf States
 Posted by on 2012/07/06