Development and Poverty Reduction

General Assembly: Statement by Ambassador Braun on Wildlife Crime at event to commemorate World Wildlife Day

04.03.2015 | GermanyUN

Dear Mr. President of the General Assembly, Dear Mr. Deputy Secretary-General, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, Dear Friends of Wildlife! On March 3 we celebrate the beauty of wild fauna and...

World Wildlife Day: Statement by Ambassador Braun on Illegal Wildlife Trade at the Central Park Zoo

03.03.2015 | GermanyUN

Dear friends of wildlife, Today we are celebrating at numerous events across the globe the beauty of wild fauna and flora. We are also recognizing the invaluable benefits that wildlife provides to pe...

Security Council: Statement by Ambassador Braun on “Maintenance of International Peace and Security”

23.02.2015 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) Mr. President, Germany would like to align itself with the statement made by the representative of the European Union.  In my national capacity, I would like to start with a quote...

Side Event: Statement by Ambassador Thoms on “Social Development and economical and environmental responsibility through Sustainable Transport”

11.02.2015 | GermanyUN

"Excellencies, distinguished delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen, - It is an honor and a pleasure for me to welcome you to our Lunch Event on “Social Development and economic and environmental responsibi...

General Assembly: Statement by Germany on Means of Implementation for a Transformative post-2015 development agenda

09.02.2015 | GermanyUN

(Statement delivered by Counsellor Stephanie Kage) Means of Implementation are an important aspect for successfully implementing the post-2015 agenda. Our aim is to reach a truly transformative dev...