Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the death of Roman Herzog

Jan 10, 2017 | Auswärtiges Amt
Former Federal President Roman Herzog

Statement by Foreign Minister Frank‑Walter Steinmeier on the death of Roman Herzog: "I was deeply saddened to learn of the death of Roman Herzog. We have lost a great constitutional law expert, polit...

Energiewende exhibition at the United Nations

Jan 9, 2017 | BMWI
Exhibition "Germany´s Energiewende” from 09 - 23 January 2017 in the Palais des Nations in Geneva

Today (9 January 2017), the exhibition “Germany´s Energiewende”, created by the Federal Foreign Office, opens in New York and Geneva simultaneously. The exhibition informs about German energy policies...

National Action Plan for Business and Human Rights

Dec 22, 2016 | Auswärtiges amt
21.12.2016: Foreign Minister Steinmeier at a cabinet meeting

The German Government adopted the National Action Plan for Business and Human Rights in its cabinet meeting on Wednesday (21 December). The goal of this Action Plan is to implement the United Nations ...

Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the terrible events in Berlin

Dec 21, 2016 | Auswärtiges Amt
19.12.2016: Act of violence at the christmas market in Berlin on 19 December 2016

Foreign Minister Frank‑Walter Steinmeier said this evening (19 December) before flying back to Berlin from Paderborn: "I am deeply shocked by the terrible news of what happened at Berlin’s Kaiser Wi...

Germany provides UNIDIR with 800.000 € grant for 2017.

Dec 15, 2016 | StV-TP
08.12.2016: Botschafter Michael Biontino und der Leiter von UNIDIR, Direktor Jarmo Sareva, unterzeichnen einen Zuwendungsvertrag über 800.000 Euro

On 8 December the Head of the Permanent Representation of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Conference on Disarmament, Ambassador Michael Biontino, and the Director of the United Nations Institut...