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Statement by Human Rights Commissioner Kofler on the arrest of human rights lawyer Hegazy in Egypt

Sep 14, 2017 | GermanyUN

Bärbel Kofler, Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office, issued the following statement today (14 September) on the arrest of human ri...

Human Rights Commissioner on the arrest of the Palestinian human rights defender Issa Amro

Sep 8, 2017 | GermanyUN

Bärbel Kofler, Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office, issued the following statement today (8 September) on the arrest of the Pales...

Opening Remarks by Ambassador Jürgen Schulz at the Panel Discussion on the Platform on Disaster Displacement

Sep 7, 2017 | GermanyUN

Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, On behalf of the Federal Government of Germany, which holds the Chairmanship of the Platform on Disaster Displacement, I would like to thank you all for your int...

Human Rights Commissioner on the abduction and detention of an Azerbaijani journalist

Jun 6, 2017 | GermanyUN

Bärbel Kofler, Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid, issued the following statement today in reaction to reports concerning the abduction from Georgia of the Az...

Press Release: New platform launched to galvanize and boost women’s leadership of Africa

Jun 2, 2017 | GermanyUN

Forum organized by African Union Commission and UN Women, with the support of Germany, outlines roadmap for women in governance, peace and security