The Ministry abroad

The work of the Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management is not limited to the borders of the Netherlands. The Ministry is represented in foreign countries by Environment - and Transport Attachés.

European Union

Permanent Representation at the EU and the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Brussels.

Kortenberglaan 4-10
1040 Brussels

Infrastructure and Water Management

Ms Hagar Ligtvoet
Head of Section

Mr Bastiaan Hassing
Mr Raoul Boucke
Ms Lotte Lankveld

Mr Xander Hoekman

Ms Daphne Blokhuis

Mrs Helen Vet-Beltz
Tel.: +32 2 679 15 42

Ms Mirjam ten Have
Tel.: +32 2 679 15 52/ 21


Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (also for Austria and Switzerland)

Klosterstrasse 50
10179 Berlin
Federal Republic of Germany

Telephone: 00 49 30 20956 450
Fax: 00 49 30 20956 451
Transport Counsellor: Mr Pex Langenberg
Ms. Yolanda van Groenewoud (Water and Logistics)
Advisor: Ms. Jasmijn Lodder


Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

7-9 Rue Eblé
75007 Paris

Telephone: 00 33 14 06 23 358
Fax: 00 33 14 06 23 461
Environment and Transport Policy Officer: Ms J.M. (Marjo) van Amerongen

United States of America

Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

4200 Linnean Avenue N.W.
Washington, DC 20008-3896
United States of America

Transport, Spatial Planning and the Environment:
Counsellor: Bart de Jong
Advisor: Jan Peelen
Telephone number: 001 202 274 2721
Fax: 00 12 02 53 75 123


Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

Liangmahe Nanlu 4
Chaoyang District
Beijing 100600
People's Republic of China

Infrastructure and Environment
Counsellor: Ms. Anne te Velde 
Telephone number: 00 86 10 85320250

Policy officer Environment: Wang Jia
Telephone number: 00 86 10 85320322

Policy officer Transport and Water: Huang Mei
Telephone: 00 86 10 8532 0216

Policy officer Infrastructure and Water: Stella Shao
Telephone: 00 86 21 2208 7218

Environmental coordinators

In addition to the Transport and Environment Attachés in specific countries, the Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management established the environment coordinators network, a network aiming at the exchange of information on important developments in environmental policies worldwide. In all embassies of the Netherlands a staff member is dedicated to participate in the network. For address information and websites of Dutch diplomatic missions abroad see Embassies, consulates and other representations