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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
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
Spindelegger: "Free media are indispensable for the protection of human rights"More
Lopatka: "More courage needed in Palestinian-Israeli peace process"More
Lopatka: "Poland is an important business partner and ally of Austria in the EU"More