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Stephan Auer

Director for Multilateral Relations and Global Issues, EEAS

Stephan Auer is Director of Multilateral Relations and Global Issues with specific responsibilities for Multilateral Affairs, in particular UN and the Council of Europe, Development Policy and Development cooperation, Global Issues and Counter-Terrorism, supporting the work of the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy at the European External Action Service. He started his diplomatic career in the German Foreign Ministry in 1988. Further to assignments in London, Saudi Araboa and Rome, he covered in the period 2010-2012 the position of Deputy Director General responsible for Globalization, Energy and Climate Policy at the German Federal Foreign Office.