Foreign and European Policy
Foreign Minister Westerwelle, visiting Singapore as part of a six-day Southeast Asia trip, called for a closer partnership between Europe and Asia during his Fullerton Lecture at the International Institute for Strategic Studies.
Read his speech here...
German Ambassador meets Justice Minister
Colombo, 8 February 2013 - The German Ambassador Dr. Juergen Morhard met the Minister of Justice Mr. Rauf Hakeem yesterday. The meeting had focused on a wide range of issues including the current anti-Muslim campaign, the difficulties facing IDPs in the North, in particular land issues.
In an exclusive interview with the Sunday Times, the German and French Ambassadors shared their family histories to illustrate German-Franco reconciliation in the 50 years since the signing of the Treaty.
50th anniversary of Élysée-Treaty
The Élysée Treaty is a major milestone in the history of Franco-German relations.
COLOMBO/BERLIN, 4 Dec - The Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the German Federal Foreign Office Markus Löning recently met the Executive Director of the Centre for Policy A...
Promoting Human Rights
The United Nations Human Rights Council regularly reviews the human rights situation in all UN member countries. April 2013 will be the second time Germany has been the subject of this Universal Perio...
Human rights policy in Germany