Launch a new trend towards global disarmament

Sep 6, 2017 | Auswärtiges Amt
Foreign Minister Gabriel after his talks with the Deep Cuts Commission

The current tense situation on the Korean peninsula and the emerging debate on nuclear armament between East and West shows all too clearly how much we need disarmament, arms control and initiatives f...

Displacement caused by climate change and natural disasters

Sep 5, 2017 | Auswärtiges Amt
Das größtenteils auf Meereshöhe gelegene Bangladesch ist von de Folgen des Klimawandels besonders betroffen

Flooding, hurricanes and mudslides – these days, millions of people already face the threat of natural disasters. Due to climate change, extreme weather events are becoming more frequent and intense. ...

Parliamentary State Secretary Dr. Brauksiepe in Geneva

Sep 5, 2017 | StV-G.Sch
04.09.2017: From left to right: Ambassador Biontino, Parliamentary State Secretary Dr. Brauksiepe, Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva, Michael Møller

During his stay in Geneva on 29th and 30th August 2017, the Parliamentary State Secretary at the Minister of Defense, Dr. Ralf Brauksiepe, met the Director-General of the United Nations Office at Gene...

Germany supports the reform of the security sector in Niger through DCAF

Sep 5, 2017 | StV-BP
15.08.2017: Ambassador Biontino signed together with Ambassador Thomas Guerber, Director of the Geneva Center for “Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF)“, a grant agreement for an allocation of 980,000 Euros.

On the 15th August 2017 Ambassador Michael Biontino, Permanent Representative of Germany to the Conference on Disarmament, signed together with Ambassador Thomas Guerber, Director of the Geneva Center...

United Nations on the 2030 Agenda: Countries report on implementation

Jul 20, 2017 |
Auf dem Weg zu einer besseren Welt? Deutschland berichtet über seine Anstrengungen zur Agenda 2030.

United Nations on the 2030 Agenda Countries report on implementation What progress has been made on achieving the goals laid out in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development? In New York the High-L...