Clarity on Brexit required, says RIBA President in North Sea Neighbours magazine
27-01-2020 | 10:00
“Dutch architecture was inspiring the British long before the EU existed. Brexit is not going to change that”, says Alan Jones, ...
Foreign affairs visits VFS Global London
24-01-2020 | 11:52
On Monday 3 February 2020, representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will visit VFS Global London. During this visit, ...
22-01-2020 | 16:20
The Embassy of the Netherlands in Sweden is looking for volunteers for a trade promotion project at the trade fair Nordbygg in ...
Register at the Embassy
22-01-2020 | 09:26
All Dutch citizens are now able to sign up for the information service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. This way we will be ...
Waka Te Hono ki Aotearoa connects Dutch and Māori cultures
20-01-2020 | 22:03
“ E tū i te kei o te waka, kia pākia koe e ngā ngaru o te wā” “Stand at the stern of the canoe and feel the spray of the future ...
Pop-up consulate in Seattle, April 20 & 21, 2020
17-01-2020 | 16:43
The Netherlands consular department in San Francisco will visit and facilitate passport renewal in Seattle, Washington on April ...
Dutch Royal Decoration for Ms Phia Scheffer-Damsma
17-01-2020 | 02:03
Ms Phia Scheffer-Damsma, co-founder and creative director of Sonokids Foundation Australia, has been named Knight in the Order of ...
Hong Kong Consulate Closed during Chinese New Year
16-01-2020 | 04:18
The Consulate is during the Chinese New Year closed from 25-28 January. Kung Hei Fat Choy!
Two Dutch Ministers visiting the UK on the same day
15-01-2020 | 15:30
The Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs, Stef Blok, is in London on 16 January to speak with other Foreign Affairs Ministers about ...
Vacancy announcement in Nur-Sultan: Consular affairs officer/receptionist/telephonist
15-01-2020 | 11:26
The Embassy has a vacancy opening for the position of Consular affairs officer/receptionist/telephone operator (temporary ...
North Sea Neighbours magazine celebrates NL-UK cultural ties
14-01-2020 | 12:25
"Culture plays a pivotal role in bridging the narrow sea that divides us", says Simon Smits, Ambassador of the Kingdom of the ...
Monjid: an Uber for breakdown assistance
14-01-2020 | 10:42
The roads in Sudan’s capital Khartoum are teeming with traffic. Cars, honking loudly and veering around potholes, inch their way ...
New international logo: NL with stylised orange tulip
13-01-2020 | 01:49
From now on the Netherlands and the Kingdom of the Netherlands can be recognised internationally by a new logo. The logo is ...
Welcome to an overview of the Scandinavian construction market
09-01-2020 | 15:08
The event team of the Swedish construction fair Nordbygg, Scandinavia's leading meeting place for the construction and real ...
CEDIB Bolivia: Access to information is a human right too
24-12-2019 | 10:49
You can’t win a case without solid evidence. Bolivia’s Documentation and Information Centre (CEDIB), helps in the fight against ...
Dutch Mission in the United Arab Emirates closed on 25 and 26 December 2019 & 1 January 2020
24-12-2019 | 07:45
The Embassy in Abu Dhabi and the Consulate-General in Dubai will be closed for Christmas and New Year on the following dates: ...
Sustainability Report 2018
19-12-2019 | 22:52
The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Bogotá is presenting its second sustainability report. Responsible business ...
‘Every Dutch embassy supports human rights’
17-12-2019 | 10:42
The Netherlands believes in a more just world. Unfortunately, not everybody is as free as we are here. That’s why the Dutch ...
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.