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Statement by Ambassador Heiko Thoms at UN Women Executive Board 2016 Annual Session

Jun 27, 2016 | GermanyUN

Germany would like to congratulate the Executive-Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka and the entire staff of UN Women on the results of their hard work last year. Thanks to your dedication and tireless ef...

Statement by Ambassador Heiko Thoms at Conference of the State Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Jun 15, 2016 | GermanyUN

Mr. President, Let me start by reporting that the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities continues to make good progress in Germany. Tomorrow in a week, 22 June ...

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 ...