Press releases

Statement by Minister of State Böhmer on UNESCO World Heritage Day

Jun 4, 2017 | GermanyUN

Minister of State Maria Böhmer, Special Representative of the Federal Foreign Office for UNESCO World Heritage, UNESCO Cultural Conventions and UNESCO Education and Science Programmes, issued the foll...

Press Release: New platform launched to galvanize and boost women’s leadership of Africa

Jun 2, 2017 | GermanyUN

Forum organized by African Union Commission and UN Women, with the support of Germany, outlines roadmap for women in governance, peace and security

Human Rights Commissioner Kofler on the attack on journalists in Yemen

Jun 1, 2017 | GermanyUN

Bärbel Kofler, Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid, today (1 June) issued the following statement on the death of three journalists in Yemen: I utterly condem...

Statement by Foreign Minister Gabriel after the Berlin Round Table on Refugees and Migration

May 29, 2017 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel issued the following statement today (29 May) on the margins of the Berlin Round Table on Refugees and Migration attended by Filippo Grandi, United Nations High Commiss...