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Human Rights Commissioner on International Women’s Day

Mar 8, 2016 | GermanyUN

The Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office issued a statement today (7 March 2016) on the occasion of International Women’s Day: It...

Security Council: Statement by Minister Plenipotentiary Thomas Schieb in the Open Debate on "Protection of Civilians"

Jan 19, 2016 | GermanyUN

Mr. President, I would like to thank you for convening this debate on a topical issue and the distinguished briefers for sharing their valuable insights with us. Germany aligns itself with the state...

Press Release: Human Rights Commissioner Strässer on Germany’s membership of the UN Human Rights Council

Jan 6, 2016 | GermanyUN

Christoph Strässer, the Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid, issued the following statement on 6 January on Germany’s membership of the United Nations Human Ri...

Press Release: Human Rights Commissioner Strässer on two resolutions adopted by the United Nations General Assembly

Dec 18, 2015 | GermanyUN

The Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid, Christoph Strässer, issued the following statement today (18 December) on two resolutions adopted by the United Nation...