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‘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

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

Additional Dutch support for vaccines in poor countries

The Netherlands is making an extra €25 million available for the purchase and distribution of vaccines in poor countries. ...

News item | 12-01-2021 | 16:35

Minister Blok positive about reaching EU-UK agreement on new partnership

It is positive that the EU and the UK have reached an agreement on a new partnership, after difficult and unique negotiations. ...

News item | 24-12-2020 | 16:17

Negative test declaration now mandatory for travellers from the UK and South Africa

The ban on passenger flights from South Africa and the ban on both sea and air travel for passengers from the United Kingdom will ...

News item | 22-12-2020 | 23:41

Immediate ban on flights from South Africa

The government has decided to impose an immediate ban on flights from South Africa. The ban took effect this evening, 21 December ...

News item | 21-12-2020 | 23:00

Ferry passengers to be denied entry at Dutch ports

A ban on carrying passengers has been imposed on ferry services to the Netherlands from the United Kingdom. The ban will take ...

News item | 21-12-2020 | 07:59

Restrictions on travel from the United Kingdom

A contagious new variant of coronavirus has been detected in the United Kingdom. This strain of the virus is thought to spread ...

News item | 20-12-2020 | 00:59

Lilit Martirosyan receives Human Rights Tulip 2020

The Human Rights Tulip 2020 was awarded today to Lilit Martirosyan. Minister of Foreign Affairs Stef Blok presented the prize ...

News item | 10-12-2020 | 17:26