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Bangladesh and the Netherlands discuss further strengthening of ties

In april 2021, Bangladesh and the Netherlands held a round of virtual consultations to strengthen economic ties and exchange ...

News item | 22-04-2021 | 15:36

Step 1: shops and outdoor seating at restaurants and cafés will partially reopen; evening curfew lifted

Please note: this news item was published on 20 April. Read more about  the current approach to tackling coronavirus in the ...

News item | 20-04-2021 | 19:11

King’s Day 2021: no celebrations at the embassies

Foreign minister Stef Blok has decided that due to the coronavirus pandemic there will be no King’s Day gatherings at the ...

News item | 20-04-2021 | 16:53

Suspects now required to be present in court

Victims or their surviving relatives should have the opportunity to tell a suspect what the crime has done to them. That is why ...

News item | 20-04-2021 | 11:27

Circular cooking in Kenya: poop becomes clean fuel

Poop-fired cooking? It doesn’t sound very appetising. But Kenyans have found a way of transforming human waste into clean ...

News item | 19-04-2021 | 13:09

Peace through justice: 75 years of the International Court of Justice

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) is 75 years old. Simon Gronowski, a Holocaust survivor, and Amer Shanati, who fled the ...

News item | 18-04-2021 | 16:45

NCTV Threat Assessment: Attack in the Netherlands conceivable, no indications of preparations for an attack

At present, there are individuals in the Netherlands who are becoming radicalised and those who are already highly radicalised ...

News item | 15-04-2021 | 08:17

Van Veldhoven: some of the Green Deal agreements should be adopted worldwide

Agreements made in the European Green Deal about the obligatory reuse of materials should be adopted worldwide. This would ...

News item | 15-04-2021 | 00:01

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