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Dutch initiative: UN sanctions against human traffickers in Libya

Criminals who are responsible for human trafficking and people smuggling in Libya are to be put on an international sanctions...

News item | 07-06-2018 | 20:11

SDG Facility for public-private partnerships launched

Foreign trade and development minister Sigrid Kaag officially launched the Sustainable Development Goals Partnership Facility...

News item | 28-05-2018 | 17:15

Dutch government invests in human rights

human rights Netherlands

News item | 28-05-2018 | 13:47

Trade mission to India generates €170 million

This week’s trade mission to India has already generated an estimated €170 million in contracts between Dutch and Indian...

News item | 25-05-2018 | 16:59

MH17: The Netherlands and Australia hold Russia responsible

The Netherlands and Australia hold Russia responsible for its part in the downing of flight MH17. The government took a...

News item | 25-05-2018 | 10:37

UN Security Council votes unanimously on Dutch initiative to ban starvation as a weapon of war

On 24 May the UN Security Council voted in favour of a resolution to ban the use of starvation as a weapon of war. The...

News item | 24-05-2018 | 16:06

Broad government delegation on trade mission to India

Prime Minister Mark Rutte, Minister of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality Carola Schouten, Minister for Foreign Trade and...

News item | 22-05-2018 | 16:51

Minister Sigrid Kaag: Prevention the priority in foreign trade and development cooperation policy document

Prevention by investing now and giving people opportunities; that is how violent conflict, poverty, inequality, climate change...

News item | 18-05-2018 | 17:04

Foreign minister Blok to travel to US for talks with Pompeo

Blok travels to US and meets Pompeo

News item | 15-05-2018 | 15:00

Foreign minister Stef Blok meets Egyptian counterpart

Foreign minister Stef Blok has visited Cairo to meet his Egyptian counterpart, Sameh Shoukry, and hold the first bilateral...

News item | 10-05-2018 | 19:30

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