International Law and Human Rights

General Assembly/Third Committee: Statement by Ambassador Braun at the Adoption of the Resolution on the Right to Privacy in the Digital Age

25.11.2014 | GermanyUN

"Madam Chair, Germany and Brazil, the main sponsors of this initiative, as well as the numerous co-sponsors, are pleased to present to this Committee draft resolution  L. 26/Rev. 1 on the “The right ...

10th Anniversary of the OSCE Berlin Declaration: Speech by Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier

13.11.2014 | GermanyUN

-- Translation of advance text -- Didier Burkhalter, Michael Link, Fellow members of the Bundestag, Colleagues, Excellencies, Representatives of Jewish organisations, Guests of the Federal Foreign Of...

Berlin Conference on the Syrian Refugee Situation - Supporting Stability in the Region: Opening Statement by Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier

28.10.2014 | GermanyUN

Prime Minister Salam, United Nations High Commissioner Guterres, Ministers, Nasser Judeh and Gebran Bassil, Representatives of the United Nations, Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen, The world is sh...

Security Council: Statement by Ambassador Braun in Open Debate on “Working Methods of the Security Council"

23.10.2014 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) Gracias, Madam President, Germany is pleased to contribute to this important debate which is central to our engagement within the United Nations. I thank Argentina for providing a...