donderdag 9 mei 2019

Embassy Zagreb Closed

Embassy Zagreb Closed
Please note that the Embassy in Zagreb will be closed on Thursday, 25 April 2019. In case of emergency, please call +31 247-247-247.
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Two calls for applications
The Netherlands Embassy in Budapest has opened two calls for applications. One call is for projects that are to be financed from our Human Rights Fund 2019, the other is for projects that are to be financed from our Democracy Fund 2019. The deadline for sending in applications is 9am on 24 June, 2019. Please download the application form via this website.
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High-profile investors join the 2019 Global Entrepreneurship Summit
Today, the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the United States of America announced that APG, PGGM, Silicon Valley Bank, BlackRock, Atomico, Carlyle Group, Bank of America, WR Hambrecht Ventures and CVC are among the investors planning to attend the 2019 Global Entrepreneurship Summit set to take place in The Hague on June 3-5, 2019.
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Transforming cleft lips to smiles in Xi'an
It's been 10 years since Elise Niels first visited China. Her wish to visit China was inspired by the large number of adopted Chinese children Elise met through her work. It was a special visit for her, as she met a little girl named Tina in an orphanage, a girl with a double cleft-lip and a big cleft palate. Just a few months later Elise initiated the NGO Care4Tina, to help Chinese children in orphanages with cleft lips and/or palate. Right now, she's back in Xi'an for the tenth time.
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Netherlands Mission in the United Arab Emirates closed on 30 April 2019
The Embassy in Abu Dhabi and the Consulate-General in Dubai will be closed on Tuesday 30 April 2019
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King's Day celebration in Warsaw
On Thursday 25th April, diplomats, Dutch citizens and our Polish contacts gathered at a festive reception in honor of King's Day, the birthday of H.M. King Willem-Alexander. In his speech, Ambassador Van Dartel referred to Poland's accession to NATO and the EU, 20 and 15 years ago respectively. He stated that ''EU and NATO membership was not only to the benefit of Poland, but to all of us, including the Netherlands.'' The ambassador also emphasized that we should always listen carefully to the...
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National Memorial Day
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World Circular Economy Forum in Helsinki, Finland – Dutch participation
The 3rd World Circular Economy Forum takes place on 3-5 June 2019 in Helsinki, Finland. The WCEF2019 will bring together around 2,000 key circular economy thinkers and doers from around the world. This year the forum will have a strong emphasis on the next era of the circular economy and scaling up the transition. The event is hosted by Sitra, The Finnish Innovation Fund. There will be a large Dutch participation. Please find below an overview of events with a Dutch link. Organized by the...
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Working visit of a delegation of the Standing Committee on European Affairs of the House of Representatives of the Netherlands
A delegation of the Standing Committee on European Affairs of the House of Representatives of the Kingdom of the Netherlands visited the Republic of North Macedonia on 7 and 8 May.
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Big data meets food - Sweden meets The Netherlands
The Embassy's Department of Agrofood Affairs organises a smart food and health event in Malmö: Food & health, personalised food, precision nutrition, smart customised nutrition, and of course sustainable, too! Date: May 15 2019 Time: 11:30 – 15:30 Venue: Nyströms Gastronomi, Norra Vallgatan 66, Malmö Chairman and host: Peter Vermeij, Agricultural counsellor, Netherlands Embassy, Berlin Organisation: Renske Nijland and Nynke Blömer, Netherlands Embassy, Agrofood in Scandinavia, Copenhagen.
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