Climate change now poses a risk to peace and security. Climate policy is therefore no longer just about environmental policy. It must also play a role in foreign policy.
Germany is working at international level to prevent abuse within the context of crisis management and humanitarian assistance.
Libya is an important partner in North Africa for Germany and the EU. The country has been in a difficult phase of political upheaval for years. Germany wants to support Libya in its stabilisation process.
Global environmental change is having an impact on the health of many people around the world. Experts are convening at a conference at the Federal Foreign Office to discuss the international security implications of this development, as well as possible mitigation strategies.
The United Nations was founded 74 years ago. When it comes to solving global issues, the world’s largest multilateral organisation is more important than ever today.