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UNIDO seminar: Minister Counsellor Silberberg on "Resource Efficiency in the Framework of Sustainable Development"

Apr 20, 2012 | GermanyUN

(Statement by Minister Counsellor Silberberg on “Resource Efficiency in the Framework of Sustainable Development: The German Resource Efficiency Program" - check against delivery) Excellencies, Ladie...

Foreign Minister Westerwelle welcomes choice of Bonn as host city for IPBES Secretariat

Apr 20, 2012 | GermanyUN
UN campus in Bonn

Berlin, 20 April: Federal Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle issued the following statement today on the decision taken by IPBES (the Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services) to base its Secretariat in Bonn:

ECOSOC: Ambassador Berger on financing of sustainable development at the ECOSOC Spring Meeting

Apr 13, 2012 | GermanyUN

(ECOSOC: Statement by Ambassador Berger on financing of sustainable development at the ECOSOC Spring Meeting) Chairperson, I would like to thank all the presenters for their excellent presentations...

Germany’s candidacy for a seat on the UN Human Rights Council in 2013-2015

Apr 12, 2012 | GermanyUN

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

Apr 11, 2012 | GermanyUN

On Thursday, 12 April, German Foreign Minister Dr Guido Westerwelle was in New York to kick off the German campaign for membership of the Human Rights Council for 2013-2015.