The Netherlands Embassy in Washington, D.C. United States

The Netherlands Embassy in Washington DC

4200 Linnean Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008
United States


Dutch Culture USA

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Dutch Culture USA is the division of the Kingdom of the Netherlands’ government that supports and promotes arts and culture from the Netherlands, including the Caribbean territories, in the United States.

Key Topics

Food & Nutrition

Food is a major industry in the Netherlands, which is the world’s second largest agricultural exporter behind only the United States. Food accounts for more than 21 percent of Holland’s exports and 10 percent of the nation’s gross domestic product.

September 11, 2014 (Washington, D.C.) — Rabbi David Nathan Saperstein, Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, will receive the inaugural 2014 Anne Frank Award for Human Dignity and Tolerance, and the Rev. Canon Andrew White, president of the Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East, will receive Special Recognition for Religious Tolerance and Reconciliation during a ceremony next week.

September 11, 2014 (Washington, D.C.) — Around the world, coastal communities face the impact of climate disruption: rising sea levels, eroding shorelines, persistent flooding, ocean acidification, and disastrous superstorms. People across the globe live with these impacts daily.