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Budget Day 2023: a changing world order requires unity
Every year, on Budget Day, King Willem-Alexander delivers the Speech from the Throne, which lays out the government’s plans for ...
Africa Strategy: government presents integrated approach to cooperation with Africa
The Netherlands is sharpening the focus of its collaboration with Africa by investing more, more specifically, and more ...
Rape and sexual violence to be punished with sanctions
On the eve of International Women’s Day, the European Union (EU) is imposing sanctions against persons and entities guilty of ...
What does the Netherlands want from the European Union (EU)?
The European Union (EU) increases the freedom, security and prosperity of the Netherlands. Since the start of the war in Ukraine, ...
Finance minister Sigrid Kaag to co-chair Coalition of Finance Ministers for Climate Action
From 1 April 2023, Minister of Finance Sigrid Kaag will co-chair the Coalition of Finance Ministers for Climate Action (CFMCA). ...
Why strong EU competition and state aid rules matter
The European economy is at a crossroads. It is recovering from a pandemic and has embarked on two essential transitions: towards ...
How the Eurovision Song Contest brings the world closer together
The Eurovision Song Contest is the perfect time to celebrate our international cooperation. To explain why this is so important, ...
International cooperation essential to the Netherlands’ security and prosperity
The impact of the coronavirus pandemic has demonstrated that our security and prosperity are directly dependant on global ...
Working together internationally to tackle dementia
There are 47.5 million people in the world living with dementia, and their numbers are steadily increasing. This makes a joint ...