Niels Annen has been Minister of State at the Federal Foreign Office since March 2018. His regional responsibilities include transatlantic relations, MENA, as well as Asia and Latin America. He is a vocal advocate of maintaining and cultivating the rules-based global order and strongly believes in seeking multilateral solutions to current conflicts and crises. Based on a firm commitment to universal human rights, fostering humanitarian aid, peace mediation and the preservation of the global arms control architecture, Niels Annen is promoting a stronger German role in international diplomacy.
Position: Minister of State at the Federal Foreign Office