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Inaugural session of the UN Scientific Advisory Board: Statement by Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier

Jan 30, 2014 | GermanyUN

Secretary General Ban Ki moon, Director General Bokova, Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen, Forty years ago the Federal Republic of Germany acceded to the United Nations. On that occasion Willy Bran...

Panel Discussion: Statement by Ambassador Thoms on "The strategy for water in the western Mediterranean"

Jan 28, 2014 | GermanyUN

Co-Chairs,Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is a privilege for me to participate in today’s panel discussion and to present Germany’s view. Water is at the core of human life and of ecosystems...

Panel Discussion: „Managing and Conserving the Natural Resource Base of Economic and Social Development"

Jan 9, 2014 | GermanyUN

(Statement as delivered by Ambassador Peter Wittig:) Dear Mr. Harris, Dear Co-Chairs of the International Resource Panel, Dear Mr. Hoballah, Ladies and Gentlemen,   It is a privilege to open t...

Panel Discussion: „Behind the headlines: Award winning journalists discuss disasters, climate change and opportunities for sustainable development”

Jan 8, 2014 | GermanyUN

(Statement as delivered by Minister Counsellor Dr. Jörg Polster on behalf of Ambassador Peter Wittig:) "Dear Mr. Kjørven,  Dear Mr. Nugroho, Dear panelists, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, ...

Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals: Statement by Ambassador Wittig on behalf of France, Germany and Switzerland

Dec 13, 2013 | GermanyUN

(as prepared for delivery:) "Co-Chairs, Colleagues, Ladies and Gentlemen, I have the honour to present this statement on behalf of France, Switzerland and my own country Germany. A truly univer...