Press releases

Security Council: Presidential Statement on Sudan and South Sudan

Apr 12, 2012 | GermanyUN

(Presidential Statement on Sudan and South Sudan as read out by the President of the Security Council) The Security Council expresses its deep and growing alarm by the escalating conflict between Sud...

Germany’s candidacy for a seat on the UN Human Rights Council in 2013-2015

Apr 12, 2012 | GermanyUN

Germany was a founding member of the Human Rights Council and had a seat on this body from 2006 to 2009. The German Government is seeking re-election to the Human Rights Council for the period 2013 - 2015.

Germany's Candidature to the Human Rights Council 2013-15

Apr 11, 2012 | GermanyUN

On Thursday, 12 April, German Foreign Minister Dr Guido Westerwelle was in New York to kick off the German campaign for membership of the Human Rights Council for 2013-2015.

Security Council: Presidential Statement on Sierra Leone

Apr 11, 2012 | GermanyUN

(Presidential Statement on the situation in Sierra Leone as read out by the President of the Security Council) The Security Council welcomes the latest report of the Secretary-General dated 14 March ...

Security Council: Press Statement on Mali

Apr 10, 2012 | GermanyUN

The members of the Security Council acknowledge the signing on 6 April 2012, between the perpetrators of the coup d’Etat in Mali and the Mediation of the Economic Community of West African States (ECO...