Press releases

Security Council: Presidential Statement on the situation in eastern DR Congo

Oct 19, 2012 | GermanyUN

At the 6850st meeting of the Security Council, held on 19 October 2012, in connection with the Council’s consideration of the item entitled "The situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo", the...

16 October 2012: World Food Day

Oct 16, 2012 | GermanyUN

The German emergency relief organization Welthungerhilfe supports people all over the world by helping them to help themselves. One focus of its work is on projects aimed at bringing about lasting imp...

Security Council: Resolution on ISAF 2069 (2012)

Oct 9, 2012 | GermanyUN

The Security Council, Reaffirming its previous resolutions on Afghanistan, in particular its resolutions 1386 (2001), 1510 (2003), 2011 (2011) and 2041 (2012), Reaffirming also its resolutions 1267 ...

Al Qaida Sanctions Committee: Statement by Ambassador Wittig

Oct 5, 2012 | GermanyUN

As of today states are no longer required to take the measures described in paragraph 1 of resolution 1989 (2011) with respect to Mr. Yasin Abdullah Ezzedine Qadi (Kadi). On this occassion Ambassador...

Federal Foreign Office helps Syrian students

Sep 28, 2012 | GermanyUN

Federal Foreign Office helps Syrian students The Federal Foreign Office is providing an additional 500,000 euros in 2012 for Syrian students in Germany who find themselves in financial difficulties....