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Campaign helps people who experience sexual violence to get help faster

1 in 5 women (22%) and 1 in 16 men (6%) in the Netherlands have experienced sexual violence. These are sexual acts that someone ...

News item | 25-11-2019 | 13:45

Response of the Netherlands regarding OECD consultation on Pillar One and Two

News item | 20-11-2019 | 11:22

First National Partner of Dutch Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai revealed

The first ‘National Partner’ of the Dutch pavilion at the EXPO2020 in Dubai has been revealed. Van Oord will play an active role ...

News item | 18-11-2019 | 14:36

Minister launches investigation into improvements at IND

Minister for Migration Ankie Broekers-Knol has commissioned an external investigation into the execution of asylum procedures by ...

News item | 18-11-2019 | 10:57

Home closure following violence or weapon catch

In future, mayors will be able to close houses around which public order is or risks being disturbed by severe violence, such as ...

News item | 18-11-2019 | 10:50

The Netherlands delivers new headquarters to EMA

The Netherlands has officially delivered the new headquarters to the European Medicines Agency (EMA). Minister Bruno Bruins ...

News item | 15-11-2019 | 15:25

Introduction of electroshock weapons

The police will be equipped with electroshock weapons. This proposal by Minister of Justice and Security Ferdinand Grapperhaus ...

News item | 15-11-2019 | 10:34

Robust asylum system requires better execution

The government agrees with the conclusions drawn by the Van Zwol Committee that the coming years should focus especially on the ...

News item | 15-11-2019 | 10:28

Organisations did not have a proper grip on Philip O.

The organisations involved insufficiently utilised the possibilities they had to sentence and treat Philip O. That is the ...

News item | 13-11-2019 | 10:41

New international logo: NL with stylised orange tulip

From now on the Netherlands and the Kingdom of the Netherlands can be recognised internationally by a new logo. The logo is ...

News item | 08-11-2019 | 16:31