News - Climate change
17 news items on Climate change
Caribbean region and the Netherlands to join forces to deal more effectively with climate change
The Minister of Infrastructure and Water Management, Mark Harbers, has invited the countries of the Caribbean region to take part ...
Ed Nijpels appointed as climate table quartermaster Bonaire
Climate change has global effects, but certainly in the Caribbean Netherlands the impact of climate change is large and directly ...
COP27: United States and Ukraine become signatories to agreement to increase numbers of zero-emission heavy road transport vehicles
Ten more countries have given their support to a Dutch initiative for cleaner heavy road transport vehicles like buses and ...
Dutch COP initiative for more cycling worldwide
The Netherlands hopes to see 10,000 cycling experts trained and deployed in countries worldwide over the next decade. This will ...
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 ...
The Netherlands takes a new step in greening export credit insurances
From 1 January 2023, businesses and banks will no longer be eligible for export credit insurance for new projects in the fossil ...
Dutch expertise on EV charging goes to California
Charging electric cars needs to become easier, safer and smarter. Dutch environment minister Vivianne Heijnen and Yana Garcia ...
Climate adaptation: an award-winning Dutch answer to the drought in Ethiopia
The latest IPCC report shows that climate change is having a huge impact. That’s why the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is committed ...
Join the Dutch Government at World Water Week 2021!
World Water Week is the leading conference on global water issues and in 2021 it will be held as a digital event 23-27 August.
Dutch Minister Van Nieuwenhuizen speaks during President Biden’s climate summit
Today, Dutch Minister Cora van Nieuwenhuizen (Infrastructure and Water Management) will be participating in the Leaders Summit on ...