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The Netherlands is contributing €10 million to the Global Concessional Financing Facility for Armenia
Through the Global Concessional Financing Facility (GCFF) the Netherlands supports middle-income countries that receive large ...
Maximum sentences for serious drug-related crimes increased
The most severe forms of drug-related crime may soon be cracked down on. The organised crime involved in hard drugs has changed ...
COP28: Netherlands, Germany, France, Spain, Finland, the federal government of Belgium and Austria propose framework to prevent greenwashing and restore integrity in voluntary carbon markets
Effective and trustworthy voluntary carbon markets can play a role in supporting faster and more ambitious climate action. They ...
COP28: Netherlands launches international coalition to phase out fossil fuel subsidies
During the UN Climate Conference in Dubai (COP28), the Netherlands launched an international coalition to phase out fossil fuel ...
Minister Bruins Slot pledges €17 million in justice funding during visit to Ukraine: ‘War crimes against the Ukrainian people must not go unpunished’
While visiting Kyiv on Tuesday, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hanke Bruins Slot, said she would make €17 million available to ...
Liesje Schreinemacher hands over to Geoffrey van Leeuwen
The Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Liesje Schreinemacher, has handed over her duties to Geoffrey van ...
Human Rights Tulip 2023: top three candidates
Ten candidates were shortlisted for this year’s Human Rights Tulip, a prize awarded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs each year ...
Geoffrey van Leeuwen to become Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation
On Monday 4 December 2023, Geoffrey van Leeuwen (VVD) will become Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation. Mr Van ...
Resignation of the State Secretary for Culture and Media
The State Secretary for Culture and Media at the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, Gunay Uslu, has requested His ...
More international cooperation on North Sea arrangements
Today, countries around the North Sea have agreed to use and protect this sea more efficiently. Until now, countries mainly ...