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56th CSW on Rural Women: EU General Statement

Mar 15, 2012 | GermanyUN

As delivered Madame Chair, I am speaking on behalf of the European Union and its Member States. EU strongly regrets that no agreement was found today on the agreed conclusions on rural women. ...

Side-event: Introductory remarks by Ambassador Berger on Female Genital Mutilation

Mar 2, 2012 | GermanyUN

(Introductory remarks delivered by Ambassador Berger on a side-event to the 56th session of the Commission on the Status of Women, entitled: “FGM – Female Genital Mutilation – Rural Women & Girls”, ho...

Commission on Status of Women: Statement by Director-General Welskop-Deffaa

Feb 29, 2012 | GermanyUN

(Statement by Director-General for Gender Equality, Ms Welskop-Deffaa, on the 56th Commission on the Status of Women)  - check against delivery - Madam Chair, Germany aligns itself with the stat...

UN Women Executive Board: Statement by Ambassador Berger during First Regular Session 2012

Jan 24, 2012 | GermanyUN

(as delivered) Mister President, Let me start by congratulating you on the election as President of the Executive Board of UN Women. I would also like to congratulate the Vice-Presidents of the Boa...

Statement by Ambassador Berger on the occasion of the Fifth High-level Dialogue on Financing for Development

Dec 7, 2011 | GermanyUN

As delivered Mr. President, Germany wishes to endorse and fully align itself with the statement made by the representative of the European Union. The financing for development agenda is an impo...