For the past two months, negotiations have taken place in Doha on a path to peace in Afghanistan. The Federal Government is lending its proactive support to these intra-Afghan peace negotiations – on the ground in Doha, in Afghanistan, and also in other international forums.
As far as Germany is concerned, its commitment to the UN’s Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Agenda is a central priority. But how do our international partners perceive Germany’s commitment? Gender Associations surveyed partners in Colombia, Mali, Afghanistan and Ukraine to find out.
The United Nations was founded 75 years ago. When it comes to solving global issues, the world’s largest multilateral organisation is more important than ever today.
The already precarious situation of the people in the Gaza Strip is deteriorating further due to the COVID‑19 pandemic and measures to prevent the spread of the virus. The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) is supporting needy families with food.
Following the UN General Assembly, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and UN Secretary-General António Guterres invited the international community to a virtual conference on the Libya conflict. The goal: to take stock and determine the next steps along the way to stabilising the Country.
This year's General Assembly of the United Nations must take place virtually because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Video recording of the speech by Foreign Minister Heiko Maas.