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  1. Take part in Human Rights Week

    In 2022 a new Dutch initiative is being launched: Human Rights Week will take place from 5 to 10 December. What are human rights? ...

    News item | 08-11-2022 | 09:48

  2. NCTV Threat Assessment: threats in and to the Netherlands more vague and multifaceted

    At this time, there are no concrete indications that radicalised individuals are preparing an attack. However, there are groups ...

    News item | 07-11-2022 | 13:29

  3. Fight against organised crime ramped up on all fronts

    Serious crime is increasingly undermining the safety of our society and our open economy. The international drug trade involves ...

    News item | 07-11-2022 | 13:22

  4. Organised crime under scrutiny 2022

    Tackling organised crime requires constant innovation. Confiscating criminals’ money is an alluring prospect: get the money, and ...

    News item | 07-11-2022 | 10:33

  5. Nearly €30 million to tackle drug trafficking via mainports

    Dutch mainports must be made as unattractive as possible for international drug trafficking. Our major logistical hubs – the ...

    News item | 04-11-2022 | 18:30

  6. Phased amendments to the Regulation on reception of displaced persons from Ukraine

    When war broke out in Ukraine, a large number of refugees arrived in the Netherlands virtually overnight. As a result, the ...

    News item | 04-11-2022 | 13:57

  7. Additional measures in response to larger number of expected asylum applications

    The number of applications for asylum is on the rise across Europe. The Netherlands now expects to receive 48,200 applications ...

    News item | 04-11-2022 | 13:47

  8. The Netherlands takes a new step in greening export credit insurances

    From 1 January 2023, businesses and banks will no longer be eligible for export credit insurance for new projects in the fossil ...

    News item | 03-11-2022 | 15:35

  9. Adoption possible from six selected countries

    Adopting a child will still be possible from the following countries: the Philippines, Hungary, Lesotho, Taiwan, Thailand and ...

    News item | 02-11-2022 | 12:10

  10. Treaties with UAE boost fight against organised crime

    The international fight against organised crime has received a boost from mutual agreements between the Netherlands and the ...

    News item | 31-10-2022 | 13:39