Press releases

National Measures and International Cooperation to Enhance Nuclear Security

Mar 27, 2012 | GermanyUN

Intervention by Federal Minister Guido Westerwelle at the Seoul Nuclear Security Summit, 27 March 2012

Security Council: Presidential Statement on Mali and the Sahel Region

Mar 26, 2012 | GermanyUN

(Presidential Statement on the situation in Mali and the Sahel Region as read out by the President of the Security Council) The Security Council is following closely the security and humanitarian sit...

German assistance for the Sahel

Mar 22, 2012 | GermanyUN

Markus Löning, Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office, issued the following statement today (21 March): “I am deeply concerned by t...

Security Council: Text of Resolution 2041 (2012) on UNAMA

Mar 22, 2012 | GermanyUN

           The Security Council,            Recalling its previous resolutions on Afghanistan, in particular its resolution 1974 (2011) extending through 23 March 2012 the mandate of the United Natio...

22 March 2012: World Water Day

Mar 21, 2012 | GermanyUN

At the start of the 21st century 900 million people – around one seventh of the world po­pu­lation – lack access to clean pot­able water. Some 2.5 billion are with­out basic sanitation facilities. Wa...