Dr. Karin Kneissl appointed as Austrian Federal Minister

Photo credit: Thomas Raggam

On 18 December 2017 Dr. Karin Kneissl was appointed Austrian Federal Minister for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs.

To read more about our new Minister, please click here!


Austrian President H.E. Mr. Van der Bellen and Austrian Foreign Minister H.E. Mr. Kurz meet UN Secretary-General Guterres at the UNHQ in New York on 20 September 2017

Learn more about how Austria serves the international community at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

Greetings from the Austrian Mission

We would like to extend our best wishes for the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly to our dear colleagues and friends from all Diplomatic Missions and UN- Secretariat here in New York!


The Austrian Mission Team


Meet the Ambassador

Picture:UN Photo/Evan Schneider

Ambassador Jan Kickert, Permanent Representative of Austria to the United Nations in New York, presented his credentials on 8 September 2015.

Austrian National Day 26 October

Video message from the Austrian Foreign Minister, H.E. Mr. Sebastian Kurz commemorating the Austrian National Day on 26 October.