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Additional aid to support school enrolment for girls in developing countries

The Netherlands will make an additional €50 million available to ensure that more children, and in particular girls, in ...

News item | 08-03-2021 | 08:30

The Netherlands announces intention to earmark €2 million to combat impunity

At a digital event dedicated to fighting impunity, which was organised in collaboration with International Commission of Jurists ...

News item | 20-01-2021 | 15:45

Lilit Martirosyan receives Human Rights Tulip 2020

The Human Rights Tulip 2020 was awarded today to Lilit Martirosyan. Minister of Foreign Affairs Stef Blok presented the prize ...

News item | 10-12-2020 | 17:26

Introducing the European Human Rights Ambassadors: A Joint Blog

Would you like to meet us or ask a question? Join us for a virtual webinar on 18 November 2020 at 15:30 CET. Save the date in ...

News item | 13-11-2020 | 13:50

Nominations Human Rights Tulip 2020

The nomination period for the Human Rights Tulip re-opened on June 22 and closed on 26 June.

News item | 07-07-2020 | 17:34

Netherlands seeks seat on UN Human Rights Council

On Tuesday the Netherlands officially launched a campaign to sit once again on the Human Rights Council of the United Nations. ...

News item | 26-02-2019 | 14:47

ILO, the Netherlands to take joint action against child labour

The International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Netherlands intend to work together to help eliminate child labour in Africa, ...

News item | 26-09-2018 | 23:10

High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein to receive 2018 Human Rights Tulip

2018 Human Rights Tulip

News item | 14-08-2018 | 16:08

Brighter prospects for displaced Iraqis

The Dutch government will support displaced Iraqis returning to towns and villages recently occupied by ISIS. Sigrid Kaag, the ...

News item | 28-06-2018 | 14:49

Minister Blok to visit Indonesia

On Tuesday 3 and Wednesday 4 July 2018 foreign minister Stef Blok will visit Indonesia. In Jakarta he will speak with the ...

News item | 28-06-2018 | 13:40