To improve the position of women and girls in the World The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in The Netherlands made another round of funding available: Funding Leadership and Opportunities for Women (FLOW)
Solidaridad publishes its 1st version of SaFaL Newsletter, containing snapshot of SaFaL interventions towards improving sustainable farming practices and market linkages leading to productivity and income increase and consumption of nutritious food by the smallholder farm households.
On 16th of June, the Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC) of the Ministry of Posts, Telecommunications & IT, the Dutch NGO Cordaid and the Dutch based Floating City Apps Foundation signed an Agreement in the presence of the Honorable State Minister of ICT, Mr. Zunaid Ahmed Palak, Mrs. Dutch Minister of Infrastructure, Mrs Melanie Schultz.
The Human Rights Tulip is the Dutch government’s human rights award. Foreign Minister Bert Koenders will present the prize and the bronze tulip-shaped statue to the winner on 10 December, International Human Rights Day. ‘At a time when human rights are under pressure, support for human rights defenders is more important than ever,’ said the minister. ‘Human rights defenders are struggling to improve human rights every day. They are heroes.’
The Kingdom of the Netherlands has a longstanding commitment to the UN. We strongly believe in our partnership for peace, justice and development with the UN and its Member States. We work with our partners towards a better common future. By seeking election to the UN Security Council for the 2017-2018 period, we aim to make an even bigger contribution to building a more secure, just and prosperous world.
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Kings Day is coming! In the Netherlands it is celebrated on the 27th of April. The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Bangladesh will organise a reception for the Dutch-speaking community on the 30th of April. Are you Dutch and you haven’t received an invite yet?
On 16 and Tuesday 17 April 2015, the Netherlands will host the Global Conference on CyberSpace 2015 (GCCS 2015). The conference will address the current and future challenges and opportunities presented by far-reaching digitisation. GCCS 2015 will take place in The Hague.
The national commemoration of the flight MH17 disaster will take place on Monday 10 November in Amsterdam. The commemoration is accessible by invitation only. The persons invited are the surviving relatives of the victims and persons involved in the air crash.