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Circular business in Kenya: from waste to cattle feed

‘People call them beasts, we call them beauties.’ Talash Huijbers (25), founder of Insectipro,  breeds black soldier ...

News item | 14-04-2021 | 11:08

Plan to reopen society step by step

We’re at a crossroads. The number of infections in the Netherlands is still rising, as is the number of COVID-19 patients in ...

News item | 13-04-2021 | 19:00

‘Over the next five years we’re going to recycle 150 million plastic bottles’

Victor Boyle-Komolafe’s goal is crystal clear: to rid Nigeria of plastic waste. Victor is the founder of GIVO (Garbage In Value ...

News item | 08-04-2021 | 17:05

18 European Foreign Ministers: "War criminals and torturers in Syria must not go unpunished"

18 European Foreign Ministers, in a joint statement, call for Syrian war criminals and torturers from going unpunished. Their ...

News item | 01-04-2021 | 15:02

Safety arrangements for children in the Caribbean Netherlands improved

The safety of children is always paramount, especially within a family. This should always be absolutely clear, both in the ...

News item | 31-03-2021 | 09:11

European Year of Rail in pursuit of more and better European train connections

The European Year of Rail commenced on 29 March 2021. Even though the Covid-19 crisis is limiting our travel opportunities, this ...

News item | 30-03-2021 | 16:50

Ministries and VNG set out scenario for the future of child and family protection

As far as the Ministries of Justice and Security and of Health, Welfare and Sport and the Association of Netherlands ...

News item | 30-03-2021 | 09:05

Dividend withholding tax bill submitted

The bill introducing an additional withholding tax on dividend flows to low-tax countries from 2024 was submitted to the House of ...

News item | 25-03-2021 | 16:45

The circular economy is crucial to achieving the Paris climate goals

The Netherlands en the Finnish innovation fund SITRA to host online World Circular Economy Forum = Climate on 15-16 april 2021. ...

News item | 24-03-2021 | 15:02

Coronavirus measures will be extended

Please note: this news item was published on 23 March. Read more about  the current approach to tackling coronavirus in the ...

News item | 23-03-2021 | 19:30