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ECOSOC Integration Segment: Statement by Ambassador Thoms on Sustainable Urbanization

May 29, 2014 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) Mr. Vice-President, Ladies and Gentlemen, Like many of you, Germany strongly believes in the huge potential of cities. Without their active participation we will not be able to se...

Side Event: Statement by Ambassador Thoms at the presentation of the report “World in transition – governing the marine heritage”

Apr 23, 2014 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) "Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is a privilege for me to welcome you all here at the German House.   Oceans and seas are the source of all life on our planet. They cover...

Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals: Statement by State Minister Maria Böhmer on behalf of France, Germany and Switzerland

Mar 4, 2014 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) "Mr. Co-Chair, Excellencies, It is a pleasure for me to address you on behalf of the constituency France, Switzerland and Germany. After eight successful sessions of stock takin...

Side Event on Wildlife and Sustainable Development: Opening Statement by State Minister Dr. Maria Böhmer

Mar 3, 2014 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) Ambassador Norachit Sinhaseni, Ambassador Thoms, Dear Mr Pasztor, Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen! On 20th December 2013 the United Nations General Assembly decided to procla...