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Emission trading systems

Today European affairs minister Frans Timmermans is attending the official launch of a global platform on emission trading ...

News item | 29-10-2007 | 09:22

Verhagen accompanying the Queen on state visit to India

Foreign minister Maxime Verhagen is accompanying HM Queen Beatrix on her state visit to the Republic of India.

News item | 25-10-2007 | 09:42

Koenders supports Zoellick's policy

Development minister Bert Koenders has expressed his support for World Bank policy as outlined by the bank’s president, Robert ...

News item | 22-10-2007 | 10:11

Koenders presents new policy letter 'Our Common Concern'

As part of its development cooperation policy, the Netherlands is to invest more in those fragile states that are lagging the ...

News item | 17-10-2007 | 10:32

Culture binds Europe

On Monday 8 October, minister for European affairs Frans Timmermans met Serbian President Boris Tadic. They talked about the ...

News item | 09-10-2007 | 11:20

Timmermans in Slovakia

Timmermans travelled to Slovakia on 2 October to learn about the progress the country has made in implementing European ...

News item | 02-10-2007 | 12:21

Koenders: "The international community must not be allowed to forget Congo"

Development minister Bert Koenders, currently on a visit to the DRC, has responded to an urgent appeal from the UN by allocating ...

News item | 28-09-2007 | 12:29

Verhagen to attend UN General Assembly in New York

Foreign minister Maxime Verhagen leaves on 21 September for the annual week-long General Assembly of the United Nations (UNGA) in ...

News item | 21-09-2007 | 13:19

'Rule of Law, Good Governance and Development Cooperation in Turbulent Times'

Minister Koenders focusses here on human rights and legal diversity, examining the tension that sometimes arises between ...

News item | 17-09-2007 | 14:28

Timmermans and Murphy urge stronger role for Europe in climate policy

In an essay on a European climate policy, Europe minister Frans Timmermans and his British colleague Jim Murphy are calling for a ...

News item | 06-09-2007 | 15:50