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‘Landmines are potential unseen killers’
Every year landmines claim thousands of victims worldwide, sometimes long after a conflict has ended. On the International Day ...
War in Ukraine: the Netherlands working to stop war crimes and fight impunity
Russia’s aggression against Ukraine is destroying the lives of millions of Ukrainians and severely impacting stability around the ...
First support package for Ukraine in 2023: €274 million for defence and recovery
The Netherlands is to provide Ukraine with extra support. On Monday, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation ...
Security is not to be taken for granted: Security Strategy for the Kingdom of the Netherlands presented
The security of our Kingdom is not to be taken for granted. It requires our continuous attention, to make sure we are secure and ...
The UN Water Conference: flooding in Pakistan
The Netherlands has been battling water for centuries. And we want to share our expertise with countries worldwide. One of those ...
The UN Water Conference: sustainable drinking water supply in Indonesia
One of the themes of the UN 2023 Water Conference, which was held from 22 to 24 March in New York, was drinking water. The ...
Wopke Hoekstra to address media freedom during Summit for Democracy
On 29 and 30 March 2023 the Netherlands will be one of the co-hosts of the second Summit for Democracy’, organised by the United ...
Countdown to the UN 2023 Water Conference: sustainable water management in India
In the Netherlands, the water authorities ensure that we can keep our feet dry, have enough drinking water and don’t experience ...
UN 2023 Water Conference: challenges that affect the Netherlands
Too much, too little, too polluted: virtually every country faces problems with water. What’s more, water supplies around the ...
The Netherlands selects consortium for design and construction Dutch pavilion Expo 2025 Osaka
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) have selected a consortium of Dutch and Japanese ...