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Exhibition “Environment, Conflict and Cooperation” : Opening Statement by Ambassador Braun

Oct 8, 2014 | GermanyUN

Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is a great pleasure to see so many of you at today’s opening reception. I would like to  particularly welcome Mr. Augusto Thornberry, Deputy Permanent Represent...

UN Climate Summit: Statement by Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development Gerd Müller during Multilateral and Multi-Stakeholder Action Announcements

Sep 23, 2014 | GermanyUN

Mr Secretary-General, World Bank President Kim, Excellencies, Global climate action is the common responsibility of all nations. If we want to limit global warming to 2 degrees, we need to act swift...

Press Release: German Government and UNESCO sign agreement establishing first UNESCO Centre for Water Resources and Global Change in Germany

Jul 7, 2014 | GermanyUN

On Wednesday (9 July) Maria Böhmer, Minister of State at the Federal Foreign Office, and Wendy Watson-Wright, UNESCO’s Assistant Director General, will sign an agreement at the Federal Foreign Office ...

34th Forum on Global Issues at the Federal Foreign Office: Human Rights Commissioner Strässer on Climate Change and Humanitarian Assistance

Jun 17, 2014 | GermanyUN

Excellencies, Members of Parliament, Ladies and gentlemen, Guests, A very warm welcome to the Federal Foreign Office for this 34th Forum on Global Issues! As Federal Government Commissioner for Hum...