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Foreign Minister Kaag on working visit to Pakistan

Yesterday, Minister of Foreign Affairs Sigrid Kaag met with her Pakistani counterpart, Shah Mahmood Qureshi, in Islamabad to ...

News item | 02-09-2021 | 12:05

Foreign Minister Kaag on working visit to Qatar

This morning Minister of Foreign Affairs Sigrid Kaag met with her Qatari counterpart, Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani, ...

News item | 01-09-2021 | 15:30

'The time for climate action is now. Every degree counts.'

Climate change is happening at breakneck speed. That’s the main conclusion of the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change ...

News item | 27-08-2021 | 10:29

Amsterdam-based KLABU brings sport to refugee camps

Jan van Hövell is using his Amsterdam-based humanitarian athletic brand KLABU to set up sports clubs in refugee camps. Klabu is ...

News item | 24-08-2021 | 16:48

Focus on Afghanistan: Netherlands worked day and night on evacuation

The Netherlands made every effort, together with allies, to ensure that evacuations took place smoothly. The local embassy team ...

News item | 24-08-2021 | 15:44

Nominations Human Rights Tulip 2021

The nomination period for the Human Rights Tulip is closed. A total of 74 nominations were received. These nominations will be ...

News item | 24-08-2021 | 10:57

Join the Dutch Government at World Water Week 2021!

World Water Week is the leading conference on global water issues and in 2021 it will be held as a digital event 23-27 August.

News item | 20-08-2021 | 15:06

Game Changer project: creating more opportunities for people with disabilities

The Netherlands Olympics Committee (NOC*NSF) has joined forces with the Dutch Embassy in Tokyo, the Japan Sport Council and three ...

News item | 13-08-2021 | 13:40

Practical agribusiness training offers new prospects to young Ugandans

Around 80 percent of Uganda’s population is under the age of 30. A project initiated by the Dutch embassy in Kampala has trained ...

News item | 11-08-2021 | 08:31

These people are building bridges towards equal LGBTI rights worldwide

Three international LGBTI activists share their extraordinary stories. At Amsterdam Pride we celebrate the diversity and freedom ...

News item | 03-08-2021 | 09:12