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Wopke Hoekstra to address media freedom during Summit for Democracy
On 29 and 30 March 2023 the Netherlands will be one of the co-hosts of the second Summit for Democracy’, organised by the United ...
Minister Conny Helder calls for an independent integrity centre for safe sport
The relationship between government, sport and society have changed. Sport has become more susceptible to transgressive ...
Countdown to the UN 2023 Water Conference: sustainable water management in India
In the Netherlands, the water authorities ensure that we can keep our feet dry, have enough drinking water and don’t experience ...
Double surname bill adopted
From now on, children may get the surname of both parents. A legislative proposal to this end by Minister Weerwind for Legal ...
NATO Innovation Fund to Establish its Headquarters in the Netherlands
The headquarters of the NATO Innovation Fund (NIF) will be located in the Netherlands, the NIF has announced today. The NIF is ...
The Netherlands and Aruba are organising a climate conference on Aruba
Small islands, like those in the Caribbean Netherlands, are particularly vulnerable to climate change and are already ...
Extra Dutch support for the International Criminal Court
Today, the Dutch Minister of Justice and Security Yeşilgöz-Zegerius will commit extra support to the International Criminal Court ...
South African lessons on drought in run-up to UN Water Conference
The UN 2023 Water Conference is being held in New York from 22 to 24 March. One of the themes is drought. It’s an issue that’s ...
UN 2023 Water Conference: challenges that affect the Netherlands
Too much, too little, too polluted: virtually every country faces problems with water. What’s more, water supplies around the ...
The Netherlands selects consortium for design and construction Dutch pavilion Expo 2025 Osaka
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) have selected a consortium of Dutch and Japanese ...