'Peace starts with peace of mind'
15-08-2019 | 14:51
Women play an essential role in humanitarian assistance. To honour their work, this year the World Humanitarian Day theme is ...
Exhibitions in Canada celebrate Rembrandt and Dutch Golden Age
14-08-2019 | 20:16
In 2019, it will be the 350th anniversary of the death of Rembrandt van Rijn, one of Holland's most famous painters. His life and ...
Compensation for victims of Dutch Railways (NS): applications are open
14-08-2019 | 13:20
From the fifth of August 2019 until the fifth of August 2020, victims or their next of kin can apply for individual compensation ...
Dutch films 'Instinct' and 'State Funeral' selected for Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)
13-08-2019 | 17:57
Two Dutch films are selected for the 44th edition of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF): Sergei Loznitsa's State ...
Netherlands Mission in the UAE closed from 11 August up to and including 13 August 2019
06-08-2019 | 11:39
The Embassy in Abu Dhabi and the Consulate-General in Dubai will be closed for Eid Al Adha from Sunday 11 August up to and ...
Vietnam - Invitation to join the Trade Mission to Da Nang City
01-08-2019 | 12:04
In the month of May last year the Consulate General organised the Dutch Days in Da Nang with a good number of Dutch participants ...
On the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Scheldt, a new Royal Canadian Mint coin honours brave Canadian soldier whose victory forged the path to liberating the Netherlands
31-07-2019 | 16:27
Ottawa, Ontario, July 31, 2019 – The Royal Canadian Mint’s newest Second World War Battlefront Series fine silver coin ...
Jerry Bouma appointed Honorary Consul in Edmonton
29-07-2019 | 14:13
Ambassador Henk van der Zwan visited the Dutch Canadian Club in Edmonton, together with Consul General Henk Snoeken, for the ...
Saying farewell to Indonesia, Bhinneka Tunggal Ika, Unity in Diversity
25-07-2019 | 11:10
Ferdinand Lahnstein, Deputy Chief of Mission of the Dutch embassy in Jakarta, is saying farewell to Indonesia and shares some ...
Pop Up consular desk in Napier
24-07-2019 | 02:25
On 20 August 2019 the Pop Up consular desk will travel to Napier to provide the opportunity to submit an application for a ...
Apply for your Dutch passport in Halifax, NS, on September 18 or 19, 2019
22-07-2019 | 14:51
On September 18 and 19, the ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Henk van der Zwan, and several embassy staff members ...
Want to bring Dutch arts and design to the UK? Apply for funding before 3 September 2019
19-07-2019 | 16:22
Dutch artists and designers that have been invited by British cultural institutions to perform or exhibit in the United Kingdom ...
Call for Proposals Human Rights Fund Thailand, Cambodia & Laos
03-07-2019 | 09:36
The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands is pleased to invite CSOs from Thailand, Laos and Cambodia to participate in the ...
New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority from 1 October 2019
25-06-2019 | 23:42
From 1 October 2019, visitors and transit passengers from the Netherlands must have an NZeTA (New Zealand Electronic Travel ...
Quintana Roo, recommendations on how to deal with urgent challenges posted by coastal erosion and sargassum
25-06-2019 | 22:41
The State of Quintana Roo in Mexico is one of the major touristic destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean. Tourism accounts for ...
Are you a Dutch national travelling to a foreign country or living abroad?
19-06-2019 | 13:23
Stay up-to-date of the local safety situation with the 24/7 BZ Informatieservice created by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. You ...
‘I hope that more women will go into business’
19-06-2019 | 09:25
In early June, 10 women entrepreneurs from the MENA region visited The Hague. They hope that more women will follow their example ...
Pop Up consular desk Auckland
18-06-2019 | 01:00
Due to the overwhelming response during the pre-registration phase, the pop up consular desk for Auckland is now fully booked. ...
Canal Parade: 'Highlight of a month of LGBTI activities’
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08-08-2018 - Last Saturday, 28 staff members from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs took part in Pride Amsterdam’s Canal Parade. They included the ministry’s Secretary-General Yoka Brandt, who was there to represent all the secretaries-general of Dutch central government ministries.