With the aim of building confidence between the various parties to the conflict and groups, Germany and Qatar co-hosted an intra-Afghan dialogue conference in Doha last weekend (7 and 8 July), where over 60 Afghans met to discuss an end to the conflict and the future structure of their country.
On 8 June 2018, Germany was elected as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council for the 2019-20 term. This is the sixth time that the country has assumed major responsibility for peace and security in this function.
In the second half of 2019, Finnland will hold the Presidency of the Council of the European Union.
The aim of the German Government’s National Action Plan for Business and Human Rights is to ensure that German companies respect human rights in global supply chains. In the following text, you can find out how this will be achieved.
For the first time in its history, the European Parliament has elected a woman to head the Commission. What are her most important goals and what will the next steps be?
At the Foreign Affairs Council meeting, Michael Roth, Minister of State for Europe, called for swift action on migration issues, as well as for a united EU stance on Iran and on Turkish drilling activities in the Mediterranean.
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