More than 10mn Dollars for Human Rights

Dec 15, 2016 | StV-G.Sch
Flags of Germany and the United Nations

Germany has increased its voluntary contribution to the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights budget by almost 1.5mn Dollars. Thereby, Germany’s total contribution to the work of the office...

Human Rights Council’s special session on South Sudan today

Dec 15, 2016 | Auswärtiges Amt
Uno Geneva, Human Rights Council Room

"I am shocked by the latest statements by the UN Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan. We must do everything in our power to prevent further terrible violence in South Sudan. In particular, sexua...

Human Rights Day

Dec 13, 2016 | Auswärtiges Amt
Bärbel Kofler

Bärbel Kofler, Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office, issued the following statement today (9 December) to mark Human Rights Day on...

Germany supports WHO in Ukraine

Dec 12, 2016 | StV-G.Sch
09.12.2016: Ambassador Dr. Ulrich Seidenberger and WHO Executive Director Health Emergencies Programme Dr Peter Salama signed a funding agreement

Kyiv, 9 December 2016—Kseniya, 44, from the non-government controlled area of Luhansk, has diabetes. "I need to monitor blood glucose levels all the time, follow a diet and receive daily insulin injec...

German support for UNITAR

Dec 5, 2016 | StV-G.Sch
02.12.2016: Ambassadeur Seidenberger and Executive Director of UNITAR, Nikhil Seth signed an agreement.

Financing a program to engage displaced youth for peace and sustainable development  On 2 December 2016 Ambassador Seidenberger and Executive Director of UNITAR Nikhil Seth signed an agreement worth ...