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Dec 16, 2010
No one can deny that sexual violence in armed conflict is an abhorrent crime, which in some conflict areas is systematically used to destabilise whole societies and thus constitutes a serious security problem requiring a systematic response, including by the Security Council. With the adoption of resolutions 1820 and 1888 the Council has given this issue the comprehensive and global attention it deserves
Statement by Ambassador Wittig in the Security Council Open Debate on Women, Peace and Security
Oct 4, 2010
Germany remains committed to the fight against three of the world's most devastating diseases: AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. At today’s replenishment conference for the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GFATM) the German government pledges up to 600 million euros for the next three years
Helping to save lives: Germany continues to substantially support the Global Fund
Sep 21, 2010
The United Nations Millennium Declaration of 2000 has lent international development policy a whole new foundation and legitimation in terms of quality. That was a ground-breaking strategic decision which placed the global development partnership on one common basis.
Chancellor Merkel on Millenium Development Goals