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Launch Event: Statement by Minister Plenipotentiary Reinhard Krapp on the 10 Year Framework of Programmes on Sustainable Consumption and Production

Jul 1, 2014 | GermanyUN

"Mr. Ministers, Mr. President of ECOSOC, Excellencies and colleagues, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is a privilege for me to welcome you all here today at this important event in the margins of the High L...

Launch Event: Welcoming remarks by Ambassador Braun on the REN21 Renewables 2014 Global Status Report

Jun 4, 2014 | GermanyUN

Mr. President, Excellencies, Dear Colleagues, Madam Vice-President of the World Bank, Sehr geehrte Frau Rüdiger-Vorwerk, Lieber Herr Rudischhauser, Ladies and Gentlemen, I am delighted to welcome ...

UNICEF Executive Board: National Statement on the Annual Report

Jun 3, 2014 | GermanyUN

(as delivered by Minister Councillor Dr. Jörg Polster) Mr. President, Executive Director, Members of the Executive Board, Ladies and Gentlemen, Let me begin by thanking the Executive Director f...

ECOSOC World Youth Forum: Statement by Ambassador Thoms at side event entitled “Skilled for excellence and development”

Jun 2, 2014 | GermanyUN

(as prepared for delivery:)   "Excellencies, distinguished delegates, dear Ladies and Gentlemen, It is an honor and pleasure to welcome all of you to the German House. The German Mission is hostin...

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...