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  1. What is the Netherlands doing worldwide to prevent violence against women?

    It is estimated that one in three women will experience physical or sexual abuse in her lifetime. ‘That’s got to stop,’ says ...

    News item | 06-12-2022 | 11:58

  2. Dutch embassy in Mozambique supports fight against gender-based violence

    The global Orange the World campaign raises awareness of violence against women and girls. The campaign takes place each year ...

    News item | 01-12-2022 | 15:41

  3. The Netherlands to step up cultural cooperation with Ukraine

    The Dutch government has designated Ukraine a ‘focus country’ in its international cultural policy. State Secretary for Culture ...

    News item | 01-12-2022 | 15:30

  4. Registration now open for REAIM Summit 2023: AI experts and other interested parties are invited to attend REAIM 2023

    In collaboration with the Republic of Korea, the Netherlands is organising a summit on Responsible Artificial Intelligence in the ...

    News item | 01-12-2022 | 11:12

  5. A stronger approach to threats from other countries

    Minister Yeşilgöz-Zegerius (Justice and Security), acting on behalf of eight ministers, today sent a letter to Parliament ...

    News item | 28-11-2022 | 11:52

  6. Legislative proposal: maximum sentence for participation in a terrorist organisation from 15 to 20 years

    Terrorism poses a significant threat to the democratic rule of law and hence to the Netherlands. Over the past decades, ...

    News item | 28-11-2022 | 11:47

  7. Human Rights Tulip 2022: top three candidates

    There are three candidates left in the running for the Human Rights Tulip 2022, the prize awarded by the Ministry of Foreign ...

    News item | 28-11-2022 | 09:36

  8. Ed Nijpels appointed as climate table quartermaster Bonaire

    Climate change has global effects, but certainly in the Caribbean Netherlands the impact of climate change is large and directly ...

    News item | 23-11-2022 | 14:02

  9. Minister expands free legal representation

    From next year, parents in legal proceedings initiated by the State to intervene in families and remove children from parental ...

    News item | 21-11-2022 | 12:17

  10. Feminist foreign policy explained

    The Netherlands is keen to reduce inequality and to achieve gender and LBGTIQ+ equality all over the world, so the Ministry of ...

    News item | 18-11-2022 | 13:13