Germany is a member of many international organizations. The Federal Republic not only financially supports these organizations but also actively participates in developing their strategies, designing their programs and implementing their goals.
The United Nations (UN) was founded in 1945 under the impact of World War II to preserve world peace and international security and promote social progress, better living conditions and human rights.
New York, 31 December 2020 - December 2020 marked the end of Germany's two-year membership in the United Nations Security Council. From the Berlin Process on Libya to a new political mission in Sudan and the campaign against sexualized violence: a look back at two eventful years.