Aruban Minister of Health, Welfare and Sports Dr. Richard Visser attended the 2013 summit “Building a Healthier Future,” organized by the Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA) from March 6-8.
The 21st annual Environmental Film Festival takes place in Washington, D.C. this month, and it’s your chance to see “De Storm” (“The Storm”), the 2009 award-winning Dutch movie about the flood that devastated the Netherlands in 1953.
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation will honor the U.S. Agency for International Development’s eminence and leadership in the global fight against tuberculosis on March 21 at the residence of the Royal Netherlands Ambassador to the United States.
His Royal Highness the Prince of Orange Willem-Alexander will participate in the theme session “Water and Disasters” together with Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon of the United Nations in New York on March 6 and 7.
(Washington, D.C.) — Dutch Minister Melanie Schultz van Haegen, (Infrastructure and the Environment) and U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan today signed an agreement pledging closer cooperation between their two countries on issues related to disaster mitigation, sustainable and integrated planning and water management infrastructure.
(Washington, D.C.) — Dutch Minister Melanie Schultz van Haegen (Infrastructure and the Environment) will visit Washington, D.C., New York, and New Jersey for a water management mission March 4-6.
Simon Smits, vice minister for Foreign Economic Relations in the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs, participated in a panel discussion on a European Union-United States Free Trade Agreement this week at the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C.
The Netherlands believes strongly in human rights for all people, a fact Frans Timmermans, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, reinforced during the 22nd session of the United Nations’ Human Rights Council in Geneva this week.
Simon Smits, vice minister for Foreign Economic Relations in the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs, will participate in a panel discussion on a European Union-United States Free Trade Agreement.
(Washington, D.C.) — Dutch experts from the fields of smart grids, cyber security and infrastructure resilience will visit the United States from Feb. 24 through March 1.