Press releases

Exhibition on Women and the United Nations in the Atrium of the Federal Foreign Office

Oct 25, 2016 | GermanyUN

On Wednesday, 26 October 2016, Minister of State Maria Böhmer will be opening the exhibition on Women and the United Nations in the Atrium of the Federal Foreign Office. The exhibition showcases wome...

DAAD and UNHCR enable Syrian refugees in Turkey and the Middle East to attend courses of study

Oct 24, 2016 | GermanyUN

In the future, it will be easier for Syrian refugees in Turkey and the Middle East to commence or continue courses of study in the region. This is thanks to a cooperative partnership between the Germa...

OSCE Conference on Tolerance and Diversity at the Federal Foreign Office

Oct 18, 2016 | GermanyUN

An international Conference on Tolerance and Diversity will be held on Thursday (20 October) at the Federal Foreign Office under the auspices of the German Chairmanship of the OSCE. The conference wil...

Foreign Minister Steinmeier welcomes ceasefire in Yemen: Respite creates space for new political initiatives

Oct 18, 2016 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in Berlin today (18 October) on the situation in Yemen: “I welcome the UN‑mediated ceasefire in Yemen. The 72‑hour break in the fighting me...

Foreign Minister Steinmeier: “The ceasefire announced by Moscow can only be the starting point. More can be done.”

Oct 18, 2016 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier issued the following statement in Berlin today (18 October) on the situation in Syria: The cessation of hostilities in and on Aleppo for a few hours on Thursd...