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Minister Grapperhaus relaxes rules for long-distance relationships

The Minister of Justice and Security, Ferdinand Grapperhaus, has decided to ease the travel ban on the entry of partners from ...

News item | 16-07-2020 | 17:10

The Netherlands brings MH17 case against Russia before European Court of Human Rights

Today, the Dutch government decided to bring Russia before the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) for its role in the downing ...

News item | 10-07-2020 | 12:30

Nominations Human Rights Tulip 2020

The nomination period for the Human Rights Tulip re-opened on June 22 and closed on 26 June.

News item | 07-07-2020 | 17:34

Tourists from the Netherlands can now holiday in 16 European countries

Please note: this news item was published on 30 June.  Read the current information about travelling to the Netherlands. ...

News item | 15-06-2020 | 07:00

If you’re going on holiday, make sure you travel smart

Please note: this news item was published on June 3. Read more about the current approach to tackling coronavirus in the ...

News item | 03-06-2020 | 19:54

Expo 2020 Dubai postponed by one year

Today, the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) announced that two thirds of BIE Member States had voted to postpone Expo ...

News item | 06-05-2020 | 10:33

Joining forces to help stranded Dutch travellers; Reporting centre

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Dutch Association of Insurers, the Dutch Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators ...

News item | 23-03-2020 | 14:00

No King’s Day at Dutch Embassies

Minister of Foreign Affairs Stef Blok has decided to cancel King’s Day at all of the more than 150 Dutch embassies and other ...

News item | 18-03-2020 | 15:27

Travel advice: only travel abroad if essential

Please note: this news item was published on March 17. Read more about travelling and going on holiday.  Many countries are ...

News item | 17-03-2020 | 23:13

Global conference on press freedom postponed due to COVID-19

In light of the COVID-19 outbreak, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, in close consultation with UNESCO, has ...

News item | 12-03-2020 | 16:35