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Security Council: Statement by Minister Plenipotentiary Thomas Schieb in the Open Debate on "Protection of Civilians"

Jan 19, 2016 | GermanyUN

Mr. President, I would like to thank you for convening this debate on a topical issue and the distinguished briefers for sharing their valuable insights with us. Germany aligns itself with the state...

Press Release: Human Rights Commissioner Strässer on Germany’s membership of the UN Human Rights Council

Jan 6, 2016 | GermanyUN

Christoph Strässer, the Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid, issued the following statement on 6 January on Germany’s membership of the United Nations Human Ri...

Press Release: Human Rights Commissioner Strässer on two resolutions adopted by the United Nations General Assembly

Dec 18, 2015 | GermanyUN

The Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid, Christoph Strässer, issued the following statement today (18 December) on two resolutions adopted by the United Nation...

Press Release: Human Rights Commissioner Strasser on Human Rights Day

Dec 10, 2015 | GermanyUN

Christoph Strässer, the Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid, has issued the following statement to mark Human Rights Day on 10 December: On 10 December 1948, ...