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Human Rights Commissioner Markus Löning on World Press Freedom Day

May 3, 2012 | GermanyUN

Markus Löning, the Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid, issued the following statement yesterday (2 May) on the eve of World Press Freedom Day on 3 May: Freed...

Children and Armed Conflict: Statement by Ambassador Wittig

Apr 26, 2012 | GermanyUN

The Special Court for Sierra Leone today found the former Liberian President Charles Taylor guilty of war crimes and crimes against humanity, including the recruitment and use of children under the ag...

Security Council: Text of Resolution 2044 (2012) on Western Sahara

Apr 24, 2012 | GermanyUN

The Security Council, Recalling and reaffirming all its previous resolutions on Western Sahara, Reaffirming its strong support for the efforts of the Secretary-General and his Personal Envoy to impl...

CPD: Ambassador Berger at a side-event on "Education Matters: Empowering Young People to Make Healthier Choices“

Apr 24, 2012 | GermanyUN

(Speech by Ambassador Berger at a CPD side-event in the German House on "Education Matters: Empowering Young People to Make Healthier Choices“) Distinguished delegates, Ladies and gentleman, I am...

Security Council: Minister Counsellor Silberberg on Women Peace and Security

Apr 24, 2012 | GermanyUN

(Security Council: Statement as delivered by Minister Counsellor Silberberg in a debate on Women Peace and Security) Mr. Chairman, Distinguished delegates, Ladies and gentlemen, Germanywelcomes th...