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Statement by Ambassador Harald Braun in the Security Council Arria-formula meeting on Security Implications of Climate Change: Sea-level Rise

Apr 10, 2017 | GermanyUN

Mr. President, Distinguished Colleagues,   I would like to start by thanking the Government of Ukraine for its timely initiative and its efforts arranging today’s discussion on the security implica...

Message by Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel at the opening of the Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue at the Federal Foreign Office

Mar 20, 2017 | GermanyUN

My colleague Ms Zypries, Mr Birol, Mr Amin, Mr Piccard, Ladies and gentlemen, Welcome to the Federal Foreign Office, and welcome to the 3rd Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue! It has become something...

Statement by Ambassador Jürgen Schulz at the panel discussion on tackling illicit trafficking in wildlife

Mar 3, 2017 | GermanyUN

Dear Mr. President, Dear Mr. Secretary-General, Excellencies, Dear Colleagues, Ladies and Gentlemen,   Thank you all for joining us for today’s discussion. I am sure everyone here in this room is a...

Statement by Ambassador Braun at the Plenary of the General Assembly introducing the resolution "Tackling illicit trafficking in wildlife”

Sep 9, 2016 | GermanyUN

(check against delivery) Mr. President, Excellencies, distinguished colleagues,   First, let me thank my distinguished colleague from Gabon,  Ambassador Ndong Ella, as well as the United Nations G...

World Elephant Day: Statement by Ambassador Thoms on Illegal Wildlife Trade at New Jersey Ivory Crush

Aug 12, 2016 | GermanyUN

Senator Raymond Lesniak, Assemblyman Raj Mukherji, Dear Jen Samuel, Ladies and Gentlemen, Friends of Wildlife! Every 15 minutes, one African elephant is killed for its ivory. Each day, 3 rhinos are...