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Security Council: Statement by Ambassador Thoms on “Maintenance of International Peace and Security: Prevention and Resolution of Conflicts in the Great Lakes Region”

Mar 21, 2016 | GermanyUN

(check against delivery) Mr. President, I would like to thank you for convening this debate, which comes at a time when the Great Lakes Region is at a crossroads. Germany aligns itself with the st...

German Mission: Opening Statement by Ambassador Heiko Thoms at a Side Event on "Women in Conflict: Mali and South Sudan" (Commission on the Status of Women)

Mar 21, 2016 | GermanyUN

Excellency, Mme. Awut Deng Acuil, Minister of Gender, South Sudan, Excellency, Mme. Sangare Oumou Ba, Minister for the Promotion of Women, Children and Family, Mali, Dear guests, We are honored by ...

Statement by Minister of State Böhmer on International Women’s Day: supporting gender-sensitive foreign policy

Mar 8, 2016 | GermanyUN

Maria Böhmer, Minister of State at the Federal Foreign Office, gave the following statement today (8 March) on International Women’s Day:  This year’s International Women’s Day provides an opportunit...

Human Rights Commissioner on International Women’s Day

Mar 8, 2016 | GermanyUN

The Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office issued a statement today (7 March 2016) on the occasion of International Women’s Day: It...