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Opening of the 36th session of the Human Rights Council

Sep 11, 2017 | StV-G.Sch
Uno Geneva, Human Rights Council Room

The Human Rights Council of the United Nations (UN) holds its 36th session between September 11 and 29 in the Palais des Nations in Geneva. The council is presided by Joaquín Alexander Maza Martelli, ...

Closure of 7th Meeting of States Parties

Sep 11, 2017 | StV-TP
The Seventh Meeting of State Parties to the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM) under German presidency took a successful outcome on the 6th September 2017

The Seventh Meeting of State Parties to the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM) under German presidency took a successful outcome on the 6th September 2017. Participating member states adopted the F...

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...

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...

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...