Developing vaccines and drugs to fight the novel coronavirus is a key element of the response to the pandemic. Germany is working to ensure that future vaccines and drugs are made globally and fairly accessible.
Examining the past and learning lessons from it for the future – the United Nations Security Council is commemorating the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War today.
In Germany, there are now grounds for cautious hope that the curve is gradually flattening – in global terms, however, we are only at the beginning of the pandemic.
Germany is supporting the humanitarian aid plans launched by the United Nations and the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.
For people who are already in need, the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic is dramatic. The Federal Foreign Office is making available five million euros for the World Health Organization (WHO).
An exhibition featuring photographs from the photography competition on the topic of human rights is currently on show in the Atrium at the Federal Foreign Office in Berlin.