Call for Applications for the KAS Democracy Lab Program 2022

Eligibility for KAS Democracy Lab Program
🖊 you should be 18-26 years old
🖊 you should be from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova or Ukraine
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🖊 you should study or be a recent graduate of political science, international relations, EU studies or similar disciplines
🖊 you should be fluent in English
🖊 you should be interested in politics
The Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAS) is happy to announce that the applications for the KAS Democracy Lab Program are now open!
🎥🎥 Interessted applicants should send us a 3-minute video (uploaded on wetransfer or directly send us on email) underlining the following:
🔴 Who you are?
🔴 Where do you come from?
🔴 What do you study/What have you studied?
🔴 What is your motivation to apply for the Democracy Lab seminar?
🔴 Where would you like your country to be in 10 years from now?
🎥🎥 The videos should be sent no later than July 20, 2002 at
Please indicate Democracy Lab in the subject of the email.
🔴 Background about the Democracy Lab
The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) the South Caucasus office, in cooperation with the German Civic Institute for International Education initiated KAS DEMOCRACY LAB Program in 2017. Within the scopes of the KAS Democracy Lab Program Seminar Series on European Union which is held for the Youth and Students (18-26 years old) from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine with the Germany based organization Civic Institute for International Education- CIVIC. Every year KAS selects participants for a new cohort of Democracy Lab.
🔴 Democracy Lab Seminar Topic
The topic of the seminar is: EU Accession Negotiations- how to advance from EU candidacy to the EU membership.
🔴 Date of the Seminar
The seminar will take place from August 30 to September 1, 2022 in Tbilisi, Georgia. Travel dates 29 August- 2 September, 2022.
🔴 Study Tour in Brussels in 2023
After completion of the Democracy Lab Seminar all students are eligible to participate in the closed essay-competition. Based on the Essays and based on the active participation in the democracy Lab seminar up to 6 students will be selected to participate in the study tour in the EU Institutions in Brussels to be held in June 2023.
🔴 Seminar methodology
The Democracy Lab Seminars are based on the simulation game method. Interactive methods, such as role-playing and role games or participatory conference simulations allow the students of the democracy lab seminars a deeper understanding of politics and social processes from the inner standpoint of the actors involved.