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Statement by Ambassador Berger in the General Assembly on the occasion of the High Level Meeting of the United Nations on HIV/AIDS

Jun 10, 2011 | GermanyUN

The political declaration of commitment on HIV/AIDS, adopted by the United Nations in 2001, was a milestone in global health policy. It was a ground-breaking act which set the course for the future and placed worldwide partnership on a new, shared, foundation.

Federal Foreign Minister Westerwelle calls for a “strong signal” to Syria from the UN Security Council

Jun 9, 2011 | GermanyUN

Yesterday, together with the United Kingdom, France, and Portugal, Germany put forward a draft for a resolution of the UN Security Council concerning the situation in Syria. Intensive consultations ab...

First Regular Session of the Executive Board of UNDP and UNFPA, January 2011 UNFPA Segment

Jun 6, 2011 | GermanyUN

National Statement of Germany Madam / Mr President, On behalf of the Government of Germany I would like to thank the Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin for presenting the Annual Report and ...

Foreign Minister Westerwelle expresses thanks for report by UN Human Rights Council’s Commission of Inquiry into Libya

Jun 6, 2011 | GermanyUN

The UN Human Rights Council Commission of Inquiry into Libya has published its first report on its investigations into the human rights situation in Libya. The report is based on the findings of the C...

UN Security Council in June

Jun 6, 2011 | GermanyUN

June 2011 will be an especially busy month for Germany in the Security Council. A whole series of conflict regions such as North Africa and sub-Saharan Africa will once again be on the agenda. In addition, the Federal Foreign Office and Germany’s Mission to the United Nations are heavily involved in preparing for the German Security Council Presidency in July 2011.