Meet the participants
Meet the extraordinary 150+ people who are part of our network
Message from Norbert Lammert,
Chair of the Kondrad Adenauer Foundation
What We Do
To build a new group of likeminded democracies, the CIC, KAS Canada and our partners:
- Convene policymakers, civil society leaders, and experts to scope out shared challenges to participating countries.
- Commission policy recommendations to coordinate responses.
- Host meetings for political representatives to advance the agenda.
Check out the videos and papers from our conference on democratic backsliding at McGill University, from September 29-30th.Learn More
Joint Effort by
The Canadian International Council
The Canadian International Council (CIC) is a platform for citizens to engage in discussions on international issues. Our mission as an independent, non-partisan and charitable membership organization is to involve Canadians in defining our country’s place in the world.
Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) Canada
The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) is a German political foundation that is politically associated with but legally and financially independent of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) of Germany Nationally and internationally. KAS promotes freedom and liberty. peace. and justice through civic education in more than 120 countries. In Canada. we seek to intensify political cooperation between Germany and Canada to strengthen transatlantic relations and to address common challenges of global nature.