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Netherlands helps developing countries digitalise trade

To foster cheaper and easier trade, the Netherlands is making an effective electronic certification tool for agricultural...

News item | 22-07-2016 | 17:20

Netherlands pledges €65M to aid Iraq, fight ISIL

The Netherlands has reserved €65 million for assistance to Iraq. The funds are intended for stabilization, demining, emergency...

News item | 20-07-2016 | 22:15

Netherlands wants to eradicate landmines within 10 years

Every day, 10 people are killed by landmines. Besides claiming such a substantial number of lives, landmines form an obstacle...

News item | 20-07-2016 | 10:47

Netherlands to co-chair anti-ISIL coalition conference in Washington, DC

Dutch foreign minister Bert Koenders will participate in a conference in Washington, DC on Wednesday 20 July on stabilising the...

News item | 19-07-2016 | 16:47

Travel to Ankara an Istanbul no longer advised against

The Netherlands ministry of Foreign Affairs has updated the official travel advisory. The situation in Ankara and Istanbul is...

News item | 17-07-2016 | 16:57

Netherlands to provide food aid to beleaguered Syrian refugees

The Netherlands will provide food aid to Syrian refugees who are trapped in a no man's land between Jordan and Syria....

News item | 17-07-2016 | 10:30

FAQ about the situation in Turkey

Foreign minister Koenders anwers questions about the attempted coup in Turkey 15-16 July 2016.

News item | 16-07-2016 | 17:10

Netherlands to advise Chile on water management and ports

The Netherlands and Chile will join forces to combat both flooding and water shortages. They will also work together on...

News item | 15-07-2016 | 17:19

Response by Bert Koenders, Minister of Foreign Affairs, to the attack in Nice

‘Once again the world has witnessed a brutal and horrific crime against humanity. This time in Nice, where people were...

News item | 15-07-2016 | 10:32

International coalition launched for LGBTI equal rights

In Uruguay on Wednesday an international coalition was launched for equal rights worldwide for lesbian, gay, bisexual,...

News item | 14-07-2016 | 15:55

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