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Statement by Ambassador Wittig on Security Sector Reform in Africa

Oct 12, 2011 | GermanyUN

(check against delivery) Mr. President, The importance of security sector reform has increasingly been recognized in recent years. Those reforms are not only a key requirement for peace, protection ...

Opening Remarks by Ambassador Berger on „Supporting Reconciliation and Transitional Justice in Guatemala"

Oct 11, 2011 | GermanyUN

Check against delivery Excellencies, ladies and gentlemen, It is a great pleasure for me to welcome you here at our permanent mission to the United Nations in New York. It is an honor for us to ...

Ambassador Berger on "Reconciliation and Transitional Justice in Guatemala"

Oct 11, 2011 | GermanyUN

Ambassador Berger: “No sustainable development without rule of law”. Today the Permanent Mission of Germany hosted together with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Permanent Mission...

Statement by Parliamentary State Secretary Kopp of the Ministry of Economic Development at the 2011 ECOSOC High-Level Segment in Geneva

Oct 8, 2011 | GermanyUN

Honorable Chair, Gentlemen and Ladies, • We expressly welcome the initiative of the UN Economic and Social Council to make the topic “Education and Development” the topical focus of this year’s High...

Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict - Conclusions on children and armed conflict in Iraq

Oct 7, 2011 | GermanyUN

1.        At its 31st meeting, on 22 June 2011, the Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict examined the first report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict in Iraq (S/2011/366),...