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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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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, ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...