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. Dr. Michael Spindelegger at the 67th Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations
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
Vice-Chancellor Spindelegger congratulates Judge Renate Winter on her election for the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child. 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
Lopatka: "Sri Lanka chooses Austria as a partner in Central and Southeast Europe”More
Lopatka: "73% of Austrians appreciate freedom to travel within the EU"More
Spindelegger: "United Arab Emirates – the prudent player in the Middle East"More
Restitution of Esterházy library by Russia now finalisedMore
Austrian culture as a guest in Russia. Russian culture as a guest in AustriaMore