The Netherlands plays an active role in preventing armed conflict worldwide and strengthening the international legal order by, for instance, participating in peace missions and supporting reconstruction in post-conflict countries. In addition, the Netherlands is host to the International Criminal Court and the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia.
The Netherlands to make additional contribution to Syria war crimes database
21-09-2017 | 00:00
The Netherlands will contribute €1.5 million to the United Nations’ mechanism to collect evidence of atrocities committed in...
Foreign minister Bert Koenders and actor Johnny de Mol call attention in New York to plight of refugees
17-09-2017 | 00:00
Actor and presenter Johnny de Mol will be going behind the scenes of global politics this week. At the invitation of foreign...
The Netherlands to extend involvement in Mali, Iraq and Afghanistan missions
13-09-2017 | 17:29
Next year, the Netherlands will continue its active participation in the UN peace mission in Mali, the international anti-ISIS...