Press releases

German Foreign Minister Westerwelle speaks with Sudanese Foreign Minister, Ali Karti on Abyei

Jun 16, 2011 | GermanyUN

Today, the German Foreign Minister Westerwelle appealed in a telephone conversation with the Sudanese Foreign Minister, Ali Karti, to the Sudanese government to lead peaceful and constructive talks on...

Fifth Conference of German Employees in International Organizations and European Institutions

Jun 15, 2011 | GermanyUN

The 5th Conference of German Employees in International Organizations and European Institutions will take place 16-17 June 2011 in the Federal Foreign Office.

Political Declaration on HIV and AIDS as adopted by the General Assembly

Jun 10, 2011 | GermanyUN

We, Heads of State and Government and representatives of States and Governments assembled at the United Nations from 8 to 10 June 2011 to review progress achieved in realizing the 2001 Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS and the 2006 Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS,

Declaration on AIDS by Young People for the 2011 United Nations General Assembly High Level Meeting on HIV and AIDS

Jun 10, 2011 | GermanyUN

In June of 2001, the United Nations General Assembly Special Session on AIDS drew attention to the intensifying HIV/AIDS crisis. In the Declaration of Commitment adopted at this meeting and the subsequent resolution adopted at the 2006 United Nations High Level Review Meeting on AIDS, governments made significant statements and commitments to address the epidemic, including targets that were specific to young people.  

Federal Foreign Minister Westerwelle calls for a “strong signal” to Syria from the UN Security Council

Jun 9, 2011 | GermanyUN

Yesterday, together with the United Kingdom, France, and Portugal, Germany put forward a draft for a resolution of the UN Security Council concerning the situation in Syria. Intensive consultations ab...