Peace and Security

Kategorie Politik

Disarmament, Bundeswehr missions abroad, conflict prevention. Current information and background on peace and security.

Stolen childhood

The International Day against the Use of Child Soldiers takes a stand against exploitation: where children are especially at risk.

On a mission for peace

The goal of international civilian peace missions is to ensure long-term security. Germany supports civilian peace initiatives by the United Nations, the OSCE and others by providing financial support and human resources.

Armed with education

Germany works on stabilising crisis-hit countries. But what does stabilisation mean in practice? One example is Afghanistan, where teaching police to read and write is making the country safer.