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Federal Minister Westerwelle praises UN Security Council debate on climate change and security

Jul 21, 2011 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Westerwelle issued the following statement today (21 July) in Kabul on yesterday’s United Nations Security Council debate on the security implications of climate change:  “Resource s...

Remarks to the press by Ambassador Wittig on Climate Security

Jul 20, 2011 | GermanyUN

(near verbatim transcript) This was a good day today for climate security. Germany, in its capacity as Security Council Presidency, convened this debate in order to discuss one of the most importan...

Security Council Presidential Statement

Jul 20, 2011 | GermanyUN

The Security Council reaffirms its primary responsibility under the Charter of the United Nations for the maintenance of international peace and security. The Council stresses the importance of establishing strategies of conflict prevention.

Security Council Presidential Statement

Jul 20, 2011 | GermanyUN

The Security Council reaffirms its primary responsibility under the Charter of the United Nations for the maintenance of international peace and security. The Council stresses the importance of establishing strategies of conflict prevention.

Statement by Ambassador Wittig on Climate Security in the Security Council Open Debate

Jul 20, 2011 | GermanyUN

Over one year ago, the Pacific Small Islands urged the Security Council to consider the security implications of climate change. They appealed to the Security Council to fulfil its mandate for the maintenance of international peace and security.