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Human Rights Commissioner on World Water Day

Mar 22, 2013 | Federal Foreign Office

Human Rights Commissioner on World Water Day: Trend moving in the right direction, but still a lot to do Markus Löning, Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy, issued the following...

Arms Trade Treaty: Joint Statement by the Foreign Ministers of Denmark, Germany, Mexico, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom

Mar 18, 2013 | GermanyUN

Arms Trade Treaty: Opening Statement by the Foreign Ministers of Denmark, Germany, Mexico, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom "Finalising the Arms Trade Treaty: Time for Brave Diplomacy In a wo...

Arms Trade Treaty: Opening Statement by Ambassador Ranau

Mar 18, 2013 | GermanyUN

Statement by Ambassador Ranau, Head of German Delegation, at the Opening Session of the Final Conference on an Arms Trade Treaty "Mr. President, My delegation joins others in congratulating you to t...

Human Rights Commissioner backs Chinese intellectuals’ position on UN Civil Rights Covenant

Mar 1, 2013 | Federal Foreign Office

The Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy has expressed support for an appeal from Chinese intellectuals calling for their country’s long awaited ratification of the UN’s Internation...

Speech by Federal President Joachim Gauck to the UN Human Rights Council

Feb 25, 2013 | Bundespraesidialamt

Speech as delivered by Federal President Joachim Gauck to the UN Human Rights Council on 25 February 2013 in Geneva/Switzerland: “Kofi Annan, the man who initiated the Human Rights Council, once said...