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The Netherlands and Niger to strengthen cooperation on migration
The Netherlands and Niger plan to work together more closely on tackling irregular migration, improving border management and ...
Generators and water filters for Ukraine: ‘We help where the need is greatest’
The war has left many people in Ukraine without access to electricity or running water. The need is especially great in areas ...
Flight MH17: European Court to hand down decision on admissibility of the Netherlands’ inter-State application against Russia
On 25 January 2023 the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) will issue a decision on whether it will consider the merits of the ...
Diverse programme international summit on Artificial Intelligence
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is essential for technologically advanced and future-proof armed forces. At the same time, it brings ...
Netherlands earmarks €2.5 billion for support to Ukraine in 2023
In 2023 the Netherlands will make €2.5 billion available to support Ukraine. The government expects that this amount will be ...
Iran: questions and answers about the situation and sanctions
Since 16 September 2022 there have been widespread protests in Iran and the Iranian authorities have used force against peaceful ...
Racism within the Ministry of Foreign Affairs: ‘This is not who we want to be.’
Secretary-General Paul Huijts, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs' most senior official, responds to the investigation on racism ...
The Netherlands provides equipment and parts to Ukraine to help repair its energy infrastructure
This winter the Netherlands is supporting Ukraine by providing a shipment of materials so the country can repair crucial energy ...
Viasna Human Rights Center wins Human Rights Tulip 2022
The Human Rights Tulip for 2022 is awarded to the Viasna Human Rights Center in Belarus. Minister of Foreign Affairs Wopke ...
What is the Netherlands doing worldwide to prevent violence against women?
It is estimated that one in three women will experience physical or sexual abuse in her lifetime. ‘That’s got to stop,’ says ...