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Security Council: Statement by Ambassador Berger on the OSCE

Feb 9, 2012 | GermanyUN

Security Council: Statement by Ambassador Berger on the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) - Priorities for 2012 (as delivered) I would like to join colleagues in warmly ...

6 February 2012: International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation

Feb 6, 2012 | GermanyUN/BMZ

Combating female genital mutilation It is estimated that between about 100 and 140 million women and girls in the world are affected by genital mutilation. Genital mutilation violates elementary huma...

Read-out: Ambassador Wittig's meeting with members of the Syrian National Council

Jan 30, 2012 | GermanyUN

"The German Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Peter Wittig, today received members of the Syrian National Council at the German Mission.  Ambassador Wittig expressed his gov...

Opening of the exhibit “The Face of the Ghetto”: Speech by Ambassador Wittig

Jan 24, 2012 | GermanyUN

Speech delivered by Ambassador Wittig on the occasion of the opening of the Holocaust exhibition “The Face of the Ghetto” in the United Nations (as delivered) Mr. Kent, Holocaust Survivors, Un...

Security Council: Statement by Ambassador Berger on the Rule of Law

Jan 19, 2012 | GermanyUN

Statement by Ambassador Berger on "The Promotion and Strengthening of the Rule of Law in the Maintenance of International Peace and Security" (as delivered) Mr. President, At the outset, let me th...