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2014 Willy Brandt Lecture: Speech by Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson "A World in Turmoil and Transition: Challenges for the United Nations and its Member States"

Nov 11, 2014 | GermanyUN

Professor Frensch, Vice President of Humboldt University,  Dr. Brenner, President of the Willy Brandt Stiftung, Dr. Hoppenstedt, Director of the Willy Brandt Stiftung, Excellencies, Faculty Member...

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 ...