Summary of current Topics and Key Aspects
Welcome to the Website of the Austrian Mission in New York!
Membership in the United Nations is one of the pillars of Austria´s foreign policy. The UN is the essential forum to secure global peace and promote multilateral cooperation. With this website we want to provide you with up-to-date information on Austria’s perspective and priorities in the UN.
Spindelegger with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
Statement by H. E. Mr. Heinz Fischer, Federal President of the Republic of Austria, at the 68th Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations
Amb. Sajdik co-chairs joint ECOSOC & 2nd Commitee event on employment on 8 Nov. 2013 more
Press Statement of the Human Security Network on the occasion of the Security Council Debate on children and armed conflict, New York, 17 June 2013. more
Like-Minded Group on Targeted Sanctions Input Paper 2012. more
Safety of Journalists: Op-ed by Vice Chancellor and Foreign Minister Michael Spindelegger. more
Spindelegger on the International Day of People with DisabilityMore
A top official and manager: Ambassador Linhart appointed Secretary General of the Austrian Ministry of European and International AffairsMore
Spindelegger on anti-personnel mines: “Put a stop to unacceptable practice; throw light on allegations”More
Spindelegger: Austria recognises its responsibility in the fight against HIV/AIDSMore
Spindelegger congratulates the future Secretary General of the Committee of the RegionsMore