Press releases

UNDP Conference: Opening Remarks by Ambassador Thoms on“Measuring Human Progress - Can HD Measurement Inform the Post-2015 Agenda?”

Mar 10, 2014 | GermanyUN

Dear Khalid Malik, dear Minister Benmokthar, dear Minister Giovannini, Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen! I would like to thank UNDP for the kind invitation to deliver the opening remarks today ...

Security Council: Statement by Ambassador Thoms on Children and Armed Conflict

Mar 7, 2014 | GermanyUN

Mr President, Please allow me to express my appreciation to you not only for organizing today’s open debate, but also for Luxemburg’s active chairmanship of the Security Council Working Group on Chil...

Press Release: Franco-German Engagement to promote stability and security in Libya and the region: Joint project to securely store stockpiles of arms in Libya

Mar 6, 2014 | GermanyUN

Germany and France are to work closely together to secure arms stockpiles in Libya. At the International Donor Conference for Libya in Rome today Foreign Minister Steinmeier and his French counterpart...

Press Statement by Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the Lebanon conference in Paris

Mar 5, 2014 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement today in Paris before the start of an international conference on Lebanon:  With the formation of a government of national unity, Lebanon is...