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.
Emergency aid for the Yemeni people
04-04-2018 | 00:00
The Dutch government will provide aid to the suffering people of Yemen, development minister Sigrid Kaag announced today at the...
Netherlands to sound alarm on Syria in UN Security Council
27-03-2018 | 10:27
On Tuesday Dutch foreign minister Stef Blok, as UN Security Council President, will sound the alarm on the situation in Syria....
Netherlands working in Security Council to help people of Yemen
15-03-2018 | 20:00
Under the Netherlands’ presidency, the UN Security Council has spoken out about the humanitarian crisis in Yemen. ‘By doing...