High-Level Statements

In support of the Berlin Climate and Security Conference 2020, a number of high-level representatives of governments and international organisations have contributed statements. We are excited to present them here.


Heiko Maas, Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs, Germany


Lionel Rouwen Aingimea, President, Nauru


Amina J. Mohammed, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General


A. K. Abdul Momen, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bangladesh


Miguel Vargas, Chancellor and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dominican Republic


Urmas Reinsalu, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Estonia


Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, France


Simon Coveney TD, Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Ireland


Abdullah Shahid, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Maldives


Sir Louis Straker, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines


Ann Linde, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Sweden


Phạm Bình Minh, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, Viet Nam


Peter Maurer, President, International Committee of the Red Cross


António Vitorino, Director General, International Organization for Migration


Ibrahim Thiaw, Executive Secretary, UN Convention to Combat Desertification


Inger Andersen, Executive Director, UN Environment Programme


Filippo Grandi, UN High Commissioner for Refugees


David Beasley, Executive Director, World Food Programme