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Security Council: Statement by Ambassador Heiko Thoms on "Women, Peace and Security: Sexual Violence in Conflict"

Apr 15, 2015 | GermanyUN

Madam President, Allow me to thank Jordan for having organized today’s Open Debate. I thank the Special Representative Zainab Bangura for her insightful briefing. I would also like to express my a...

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the international right to privacy

Mar 27, 2015 | GermanyUN

On the evening of 26 March, the United Nations Human Rights Council voted to create a mandate for a UN Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy. Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following s...

Security Council: Statement by Ambassador Braun on victims of attacks and abuses on ethnic or religious grounds in the Middle East

Mar 27, 2015 | GermanyUN

(full statement as prepared for delivery:) Mr President, At the outset, please allow me to thank the Secretary-General and the High Commissioner for Human Rights for their briefings, as well as t...