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International Nuremberg Principles Academy: Inaugural Speech by Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier

Jun 6, 2015 | GermanyUN

Minister President, Mayor, Excellencies, President of the Court, Ladies and gentlemen, Seventy years ago people who had been accused of unimaginable crimes were sitting in the dock here in this room....

Article in The Globe and Mail by Chancellor Angela Merkel on the G7 Summit and Crisis Diplomacy

Jun 2, 2015 | GermanyUN

Why the G7 summit must go beyond crisis diplomacy by Angela Merkel Angela Merkel is the chancellor of Germany, which this year holds the presidency of the Group of Seven. ---------------------------...

General Assembly: Statement by Third Secretary Nadine Skale on “The Demographic Dividend and Youth Employment”

Jun 1, 2015 | GermanyUN

First of all, let me thank the President of the General Assembly for organizing this event. Germany welcomes the theme “The Demographic Dividend and Youth Employment”. Germany aligns itself with th...

General Assembly: Statement by State Minister Dr. Maria Böhmer on Saving the Cultural Heritage of Iraq

May 28, 2015 | GermanyUN

Mr. President, It is a privilege for Germany to introduce the draft resolution “Saving the Cultural Heritage of Iraq”, which we drafted together with our Iraqi partners. I would like to thank Depu...

Security Council: Statement by Minister Plenipotentiary Thomas Schieb on Protection of Journalists

May 27, 2015 | GermanyUN

Mr. President, I would like to thank you for convening this important debate and thank the distinguished briefers for sharing their valuable insights with us. Germany aligns itself with the statemen...