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What is the Netherlands doing worldwide to prevent violence against women?
It is estimated that one in three women will experience physical or sexual abuse in her lifetime. ‘That’s got to stop,’ says ...
Dutch embassy in Mozambique supports fight against gender-based violence
The global Orange the World campaign raises awareness of violence against women and girls. The campaign takes place each year ...
Registration now open for REAIM Summit 2023: AI experts and other interested parties are invited to attend REAIM 2023
In collaboration with the Republic of Korea, the Netherlands is organising a summit on Responsible Artificial Intelligence in the ...
Human Rights Tulip 2022: top three candidates
There are three candidates left in the running for the Human Rights Tulip 2022, the prize awarded by the Ministry of Foreign ...
Feminist foreign policy explained
The Netherlands is keen to reduce inequality and to achieve gender and LBGTIQ+ equality all over the world, so the Ministry of ...
Solar energy in Nigeria: necessary for the climate, an opportunity for business
Working for a pharmaceutical company in the 1980s, pharmacist Bolade Soremekun went in search of a source of energy to keep ...
Ministers for quality adaptation finance under the spotlight at COP27
Announcements on adaptation finance at the COP27. A joint push by the Champions Group on Adaptation Finance and climate ...
Take part in Human Rights Week
In 2022 a new Dutch initiative is being launched: Human Rights Week will take place from 5 to 10 December. What are human rights? ...
Dutch Design Week: putting the Netherlands on the map
Dutch Design Week 2022, currently being held in Eindhoven, will bring together designers and entrepreneurs from all over the ...
Human Rights Tulip 2022: this is the shortlist
Each year the Ministry of Foreign Affairs awards a human rights defender somewhere in the world a prize: the Human Rights Tulip. ...