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Apr 12, 2012
Germany was a founding member of the Human Rights Council and had a seat on this body from 2006 to 2009. The German Government is seeking re-election to the Human Rights Council for the period 2013 - 2015.
Germany's Candidature to the Human Rights Council 2013-15
Mar 21, 2012
At the start of the 21st century 900 million people – around one seventh of the world population – lack access to clean potable water. Some 2.5 billion are without basic sanitation facilities.
22 March 2012: World Water Day