'There are no words for this moment; we can only look back with gratitude,' said Prime Minister Mark Rutte on hearing the news that Nelson Mandela has died.
The Netherlands Consulate General welcomes newly appointed Consul General Nathalie Olijslager-Jaarsma to Miami, who assumed her position on Monday, 2 December.
What do you get when you combine 12,000 square feet of outdoor space, some of the best street and graffiti artists in the game and buckets of paint? Caleidoscoop: The Dutch Pavilion, a celebration of Dutch street and mural art in the Wynwood District during Miami Art Week 2013.
On 22 May 2014 elections for the European Parliament will be held. Voters who live outside the Netherlands and who are no longer registered with a Dutch municipality are able to vote in the upcoming election for the European Parliament by registering with the municipality in The Hague as a voter abroad.
On 24 and 25 March 2014 the Netherlands will host the international Nuclear Security Summit in The Hague. Prime Minister Mark Rutte highlighted the summit’s importance at a press conference: ‘The amount of nuclear material in the world is enormous. If it falls into the hands of terrorists, the consequences could be disastrous. The international community must do everything in its power to prevent this. As chair of the Nuclear Security Summit, I am determined to make it a success. In this way, the Netherlands will contribute to a safer world.’
NEW ORLEANS, LA - Today, Greater New Orleans, Inc. and the Royal Netherlands Embassy announced the release of the Greater New Orleans Urban Water Plan iPad app.
Yesterday evening, after a debate of more than 12 hours, a majority in the Dutch Parliament agreed upon the purchase of the F-35 as the successor to the current RNLAF F-16.
The NSU Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale will unveil the “Spirit of Cobra,” a major exhibition that explores the roots and inspiration of the European avant-garde Cobra movement, at 7 p.m. Nov. 8.
At the request of the United Nations, the Netherlands will contribute to MINUSMA, the stabilization mission in Mali. This was confirmed today by the government in a letter to parliament.
The Hagedorn Foundation Gallery in Atlanta will unveil "Down and Out in the South," an exhibition of Dutch photographer Jan Banning’s photographs of homeless men and women in the southern United States, on Oct. 26.