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donderdag 2 november 2017

Plague outbreak in Madagascar

Plague outbreak in Madagascar
In August 2017 the plague broke out in Madagascar. In this article you can find more information and useful links. The current outbreak comprises two types: pneumonic plague and bubonic plague. According to the Ministry of Health of Madagascar, between 1 August 2017 and 19 October 2017, a total of 1,297 cases in 14 regions have been reported, including 102 deaths. Amongst those cases, 846 have fallen victim to the pneumonic plague. The World Health Organization WHO has classified the outbreak...
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Combining technology and soccer to a next level
Becoming the next Arjen Robben or Lieke Martens might be the dream of many soccer players in the Netherlands. However, these dreams not only concern those aiming for the top, but also those who play for fun. You do not need to win an award to play sports. Ensuring that good coaching and advanced sports technology are available to all soccer players, is an important goal.
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Shaping a water-resilient future
"Water shapes cities, societies and countries. It always has and always will." This was one of the messages Prime Minister Mark Rutte delivered at the opening of the International Amsterdam Water Week (AIWW). As we have shown before, China and the Netherlands are strong partners when it comes to anything water-related. Therefore, an Influentials Programme on sponge cities and AIWW from China with academic and governmental participants from Beijing and Shanghai was organized.
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Dutch Embassy joins "Judges Training" in Ambon
The first ever Spokes Person Training for Indonesian Judges has been organized through Judicial Sector Support Program (JSSP) managed jointly by CILC and LeIP in collaboration with Studiecentrum Rechtspleging (SSR) and Indonesian Judicial Training Centre (JTC). 39 Spokes Person Judges from courts in Maluku and Papua regions attended the training from 16-20 October 2017.
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Visit of Rotterdam Public Order and Safety Triangle to Albania
A high level delegation, also known as the Rotterdam Public Order and Safety Triangle, led by the Mayor of Rotterdam, Ahmed Aboutaleb, will be in Albania for an official visit from 2- 6 November 2017. The Rotterdam Chief of Police (Frank Paauw), Chief Prosecutor of the Rotterdam Justice Department (Marc van Nimwegen), Director Aviation at the Headquarters Royal Marechaussee, Ministry of Defence (Brig.Gen. Pieter Simpelaar) are other members of the delegation.
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