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.
(Washington, D.C.) — Two Dutch films, “The Deflowering of Eva van End” and “Goltzius and the Pelican Company,” will be featured during the 26th edition of the AFI European Film Showcase in Silver Spring, Md., Dec. 5-22.
Minister Timmermans (Foreign Affairs) welcomes the agreement reached between the U.S., UK , France , Germany , Russia and China led by EU High Representative Ashton and Iran regarding the Iranian nuclear program. "I'm pleased about this breakthrough, which follows after a decade of negotiations between the E3+3 and Iran," says Timmermans.
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.’
Several US and Dutch land subsidence experts will share their knowledge during a one-day seminar at Tulane University’s Levin-Bernick Center on Nov. 22. Water boards, infrastructure officials, architects, policy makers, environmental law scientists, parish planners and other experts are invited to attend.
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.
8 President of the Eurogroup, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, gave this year's Europe House Lecture in the Hague
In his speech President and Minister of Finance, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, described the Eurozone as a community with solidarity among its members and an understanding of each other’s responsibilities. The euro crisis has put this community to the test. Doubts were raised about member states’ commitment to the rights and obligations within a monetary union. But the Eurozone took its responsibility - it showed significant efforts to help weak members and strengthened fiscal policy legislations at the same time. The work on the future design of the system is ongoing.
American war veterans of the 82nd Airborne Division will travel to the Netherlands to open a new city bridge in Nijmegen on Nov. 23.
In line with the vision of the One City, One Neighborhood, One Island, One Nation alliance, Excel Academy Public Charter School in Washington, D.C. and Kudawecha Primary School in Aruba have established a collaboration to contribute to the health and well-being of their students.