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Press Release: Human Rights Commisssioner Straesser on UN resolution on the right to privacy in the digital age

Nov 27, 2014 | GermanyUN

German Government Human Rights Commissioner Christoph Strässer issued the following statement in Berlin on 27 November, after the Third Committee of the UN General Assembly approved the draft resoluti...

General Assembly/Third Committee: Statement by Ambassador Braun at the Adoption of the Resolution on the Right to Privacy in the Digital Age

Nov 25, 2014 | GermanyUN

"Madam Chair, Germany and Brazil, the main sponsors of this initiative, as well as the numerous co-sponsors, are pleased to present to this Committee draft resolution  L. 26/Rev. 1 on the “The right ...

10th Anniversary of the OSCE Berlin Declaration: Speech by Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier

Nov 13, 2014 | GermanyUN

-- Translation of advance text -- Didier Burkhalter, Michael Link, Fellow members of the Bundestag, Colleagues, Excellencies, Representatives of Jewish organisations, Guests of the Federal Foreign Of...

2014 Willy Brandt Lecture: Speech by Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson "A World in Turmoil and Transition: Challenges for the United Nations and its Member States"

Nov 11, 2014 | GermanyUN

Professor Frensch, Vice President of Humboldt University,  Dr. Brenner, President of the Willy Brandt Stiftung, Dr. Hoppenstedt, Director of the Willy Brandt Stiftung, Excellencies, Faculty Member...