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5 May: the bells of liberation ring out

The Netherlands Carillon has returned to the US.

News item | 04-05-2021 | 18:05

Ban on incoming flights from India as of 18.00 on Monday 26 April

From Monday 26 April 2021 at 18.00 there will be a ban on all incoming passenger flights from India. This was decided by the ...

News item | 26-04-2021 | 13:47

Bangladesh and the Netherlands discuss further strengthening of ties

In april 2021, Bangladesh and the Netherlands held a round of virtual consultations to strengthen economic ties and exchange ...

News item | 22-04-2021 | 15:36

King’s Day 2021: no celebrations at the embassies

Foreign minister Stef Blok has decided that due to the coronavirus pandemic there will be no King’s Day gatherings at the ...

News item | 20-04-2021 | 16:53

Circular cooking in Kenya: poop becomes clean fuel

Poop-fired cooking? It doesn’t sound very appetising. But Kenyans have found a way of transforming human waste into clean ...

News item | 19-04-2021 | 13:09

Circular business in Kenya: from waste to cattle feed

‘People call them beasts, we call them beauties.’ Talash Huijbers (25), founder of Insectipro,  breeds black soldier ...

News item | 14-04-2021 | 11:08

‘Over the next five years we’re going to recycle 150 million plastic bottles’

Victor Boyle-Komolafe’s goal is crystal clear: to rid Nigeria of plastic waste. Victor is the founder of GIVO (Garbage In Value ...

News item | 08-04-2021 | 17:05

18 European Foreign Ministers: "War criminals and torturers in Syria must not go unpunished"

18 European Foreign Ministers, in a joint statement, call for Syrian war criminals and torturers from going unpunished. Their ...

News item | 01-04-2021 | 15:02

Climate resilience: sunflowers for a better life

‘Solutions for climate adaptation come from people, not from protocols’, says Dr Mithika Mwenda, Executive Director of the Pan ...

News item | 22-01-2021 | 09:01

The Netherlands announces intention to earmark €2 million to combat impunity

At a digital event dedicated to fighting impunity, which was organised in collaboration with International Commission of Jurists ...

News item | 20-01-2021 | 15:45