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UNICEF Executive Board: National Statement on the Annual Report

Jun 3, 2014 | GermanyUN

(as delivered by Minister Councillor Dr. Jörg Polster) Mr. President, Executive Director, Members of the Executive Board, Ladies and Gentlemen, Let me begin by thanking the Executive Director f...

ECOSOC World Youth Forum: Statement by Ambassador Thoms at side event entitled “Skilled for excellence and development”

Jun 2, 2014 | GermanyUN

(as prepared for delivery:)   "Excellencies, distinguished delegates, dear Ladies and Gentlemen, It is an honor and pleasure to welcome all of you to the German House. The German Mission is hostin...

ECOSOC Integration Segment: Statement by Ambassador Thoms on Sustainable Urbanization

May 29, 2014 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) Mr. Vice-President, Ladies and Gentlemen, Like many of you, Germany strongly believes in the huge potential of cities. Without their active participation we will not be able to se...

Side Event: Statement by Ambassador Thoms at the Launch of the Guidance Note on Attacks on Schools and Hospitals

May 21, 2014 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) "Madam Special Representative, Excellencies, Dear colleagues, Ladies and gentlemen,   It is a great pleasure to be here today to witness the launch of the guidance note on atta...