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Ploumen: major steps have been taken to improve the efficiency of emergency aid

Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Lilianne Ploumen is enthusiastic about agreements that have been made at...

News item | 25-05-2016 | 10:01

The Netherlands pledges extra educational support for refugee children

The government is to provide additional funding to educate children in emergency situations and long-term crises. This was...

News item | 23-05-2016 | 00:00

New Dutch aid to combat effects of El Niño

The Netherlands has made a further contribution to combating the threat posed by El Niño of serious food shortages in Africa....

News item | 19-05-2016 | 11:38

Dutch airline KLM transports aid supplies to Ecuador

This evening the Netherlands will send a large cargo of aid supplies to Ecuador to support relief work there following last...

News item | 12-05-2016 | 16:49

Libya to receive Dutch support

On Thursday foreign minister Bert Koenders visited Tripoli, where he met with Libyan prime minister Fayez Al Sarraj. It was the...

News item | 09-05-2016 | 15:46

Dutch aid for Ecuador

The Dutch government is assisting those affected by the devastating earthquake that struck Ecuador last week. Emergency funding...

News item | 25-04-2016 | 00:00

Soft loans for Jordan and Lebanon have been approved

The World Bank has taken definite steps to extend soft (i.e. low-interest) loans to Jordan and Lebanon, in order to bolster the...

News item | 18-04-2016 | 16:27

Food drops over besieged Syrian town

On Sunday 10 April the World Food Programme (WFP) successfully carried out food drops over the city of Deir Ezzor in eastern...

News item | 10-04-2016 | 18:00

Unique partnership to modernise emergency aid

The government, the business world, aid organisations and knowledge institutions are joining forces to modernise emergency aid....

News item | 24-03-2016 | 17:00

Ploumen pleased with Verburg’s appointment to UN position

Minister for Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation Lilianne Ploumen welcomed the appointment of Gerda Verburg as Coordinator...

News item | 04-03-2016 | 08:54