Press releases

Speech by Minister of State Michael Roth to the German Bundestag on the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS)

Nov 10, 2016 | GermanyUN

Mr President, Fellow members of this House, The people of Africa, our neighbouring continent, long for peace and stability. Let us do whatever we can to help them achieve this. We in Europe will also...

Foreign Minister Steinmeier promises UN High Commissioner for Refugees Grandi 61 million euros for acute crises in Africa

Nov 4, 2016 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement today (7 November) following his meeting with United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi in Berlin: “More than 60 million ...

Statement by Foreign Minister Steinmeier following his talks with the General Coordinator of the High Negotiations Committee

Nov 3, 2016 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in Berlin today (3 November) following his talks with the General Coordinator of the High Negotiations Committee of the Syrian opposition, Ri...

OSCE Ministerial Council in Hamburg

Oct 27, 2016 | GermanyUN

In his capacity as Chairperson-in-Office of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has invited the Foreign Ministers of the participa...

Statement by Ambassador Heiko Thoms during the Open Debate of the Security Council on Women, Peace and Security

Oct 25, 2016 | GermanyUN

Mr. President, Germany aligns itself with the statements delivered by the European Union and by Canada on behalf of the Group of Friends of Women, Peace and Security. Today’s debate marks roughly a ...