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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...

Press Release: Friends of Syria Core Group (London 11) Communiqué

May 15, 2014 | GermanyUN

This communiqué was agreed by the Ministers of the London 11 countries at a meeting held in London on 15 May 2014. 1.     We the countries of the ‘London 11’ Core Group of the Friends of Syria  den...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier on ceasefire in South Sudan

May 10, 2014 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier issued the following statement in Berlin today (10 May):  “The news that a ceasefire has been agreed between the conflicting parties in South Sudan is an impo...