Humanitarian aid: Foreign Minister Steinmeier receives important partners

Jan 25, 2017 | Auswärtiges Amt
23.01.2017: Foreign Minister Steinmeier with the head of the World Food Programme and the UNHCR

On Monday (23 January), Foreign Minister Steinmeier received World Food Programme Executive Director Ertharin Cousin at the Federal Foreign Office. In the afternoon, the German Foreign Minister also m...

Exhibition on sustainable energy in Geneva and New York

Jan 24, 2017 | StV-G.Sch.
Exhibition "Germany´s Energiewende” from 09 - 23 January 2017 in the Palais des Nations in Geneva

On 19 January 2017, in the margins of the 25th Session of the Committee for sustainable energy of UNECE, Dr. Uwe Petry, Head of the Economic Division of the Permanent Mission of Germany in Geneva, pre...

26 January - Concert in Memory of the Holocaust Victims

Jan 24, 2017 | StV-G.Sch
Remembrance and Beyond

On the occasion of the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, the United Nations Office at Geneva will host an official ceremony followed by a musical performanc...

140th Session of the Executive Board of the World Health Organisation

Jan 18, 2017 | StV-G.Sch
23.01.2017: Ambassador Dr. Ulrich Seidenberger and Dr Margaret Chan, WHO Director-General, during the reception of the 140th Executive Board of the WHO

The 140th Session of the Executive Board of the World Health Organization will take place from January 23 to February 1 2017. The Executive Board is composed by 34 members, representing 34 out of the ...

A look at German humanitarian assistance for Syria

Jan 10, 2017 | Auswärtiges Amt
Mitarbeiter des Roten Halbmonds warten im syrischen Deir ez-Zor auf Lebensmittelabwürfe

Germany is one of the leading donor states in providing assistance for people in need in the conflict zones in Syria. The Federal Foreign Office has financed almost 70 humanitarian assistance projects...