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Minister of State Böhmer attends UNESCO World Heritage Committee session in Krakow

Jul 5, 2017 | GermanyUN

From 7 to 10 July, Minister of State Maria Böhmer, Special Representative of the Federal Foreign Office for UNESCO World Heritage, UNESCO Cultural Conventions and UNESCO Education and Science Programm...

Speech by Federal Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks at the First World Ocean Conference in the United Nations General Assembly

Jun 8, 2017 | GermanyUN

President, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, Germany fully aligns itself with the statement made by the European Union on Tuesday. I would like to make some additional remarks. Germany firmly ...

Statement by Ambassador Jürgen Schulz at the Evening Panel – Solutions to combat marine litter

Jun 7, 2017 | GermanyUN

Deputy Minister (Ms.) Tone Skogen State Secretary Günther Adler, Mr. Erik Solheim (UNEP) Mr. Steve Russell, American Chemistry Council Mr. Afroz Shah, UN Champion of the Earth 2016 Excellencies,...

Statement by Foreign Minister Gabriel after the Berlin Round Table on Refugees and Migration

May 29, 2017 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel issued the following statement today (29 May) on the margins of the Berlin Round Table on Refugees and Migration attended by Filippo Grandi, United Nations High Commiss...

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...