Protecting human rights is a cornerstone of German foreign policy.
Since April 2010 the post has been held by Markus Löning.
moreThe Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid
Löning: Defending Human Rights
Markus Löning, Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid, describes what his job involves and how he seeks to promote universal respect for human rights.
The German Government is working hard to see human rights universally respected. The 10th report covers a... more10th Human Rights Report of the Federal Government