The EU operation EUNAVFOR MED IRINI has helped to enforce the United Nations arms embargo against Libya since 2020. In addition, the operation is tasked with investigating illegal exports of oil as well as combating human trafficking.
The conflict in Syria has been raging for ten years. What began with demonstrations against the Syrian regime is now a conflict with an international dimension. Here, we provide answers to the seven most important questions.
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic is particularly severe for refugees and other displaced persons. Germany is the second-largest donor to the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and will be continuing this close partnership in the coming year.
The Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM) is the first ever international framework instrument designed to improve cooperation in the field of migration. Germany and other UNECE Member States submitted the first voluntary National Implementation Reports on 31 October.
Germany’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union, dealing with Turkey and Europe’s refugee policy are the focus of Foreign Minister Maas’ trip to Athens.
At the pledging conference for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), Germany once again pledged comprehensive humanitarian assistance for 2020.