Travel & residence
Be well prepared for your stay in the Netherlands.
The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Lebanon is soliciting proposals for its Human Rights and Democracy programme. The programme and its Human Rights and Democracy Funds aim to make a difference to people’s lives, helping to promote good governance and protect human rights. In Lebanon, the Embassy would like to invite proposals for the topics outlined below for 2019. We will particularly prioritise projects that introduce innovative approaches and involve youth. Read more
Dutch ambassador Jan Waltmans gave a speech at the CSR Lebanon conference on Corporate Social Responsibility. This conference was organised in collaboration with Lebanese and international partners. Ministers, members of parliament, entrepreneurs, civil society and media participated. Ambassador Waltmans emphasized in his speech that CSR is here to stay. It is a new business model, in which business, innovation and sustainability will go hand in hand. CSR is not charity! Read the full speech.
Slush, one of the largest startup and tech events in the world, is getting closer and the Netherlands is bringing a trade mission to Helsinki (4 & 5 December 2018). The trade mission is for innovative tech startups, who are ready for the next step. The mission is led by Prince Constantijn van Oranje . “The Netherlands is the ultimate innovation nation...” ...says Constantijn van Oranje. As special envoy at StartupDelta he has been one of the strongest advocates for the Dutch startup community.
The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Belgrade, Serbia is moving to a new location on October 1, 2018. We will open our doors in more spacious and comfortable surroundings. Our new visiting address is: Sava Business Center Milentija Popovića 5b, 6th Floor 11070 New Belgrade, Republic of Serbia Our telephone and fax number will remain the same: Telephone: +381 11 202 3900 Fax: +381 11 202 3999 Our contact email address remains the same: email@example.com. Our mailing address remains the same: P.O. Box 489, 11001 Belgrade, Republic of Serbia
Applications are now open for the the Orange Knowledge Programme for both Short Courses and Joint-TMT applications! Scholarships are intended for participants living and working in the Philippines.
Today marks the start of a special week on Dutch-Polish events and partnership building revolving around sustainability and climate. From circular economy and sustainable water solutions to electro-mobility and energy transition; this week the Netherlands will be host to no less than five events in which Polish and Dutch stakeholders will brainstorm together towards a sustainable future! The Dutch Embassy in Poland co-organizes/supports these events to raise awareness and promote Dutch-Polish cooperation in the run-up to the UN Climate Change Conference (COP24) which will take place in Katowice this autumn. Moreover, several follow-up activities related to climate and sustainability will be organized in the second half of the year.
The European Reintegration Network ( ERIN) Specific Action program offers socio-economic reintegration assistance in the form of counselling, referral and/ or reintegration assistance to foreign nationals who return voluntarily or non-voluntarily to their country of origin or a third country. This program is implemented by partner countries Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Romania, Serbia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom. The ERIN Program is mainly funded by the European Commission via the European Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF).
The Netherlands Repatriation and Departure Service (R&DS) of the Ministry of Justice and Security is responsible for carrying out the The European Reintegration Network (ERIN) tender. The goal of this European tender is to acquire service providers that deliver assistance in the form of information, counselling, referral and reintegration to returnees. This is the link to the Tender 2018: http://eu.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=208365&B=
Thursday 29 March, 2018 Business.gov.nl will broadcasts a free English-language webinar Starting a Business in the Netherlands. Business.gov.nl is the official online source of the Dutch government for doing business in the Netherlands. Please register for one of the two sessions using the link above.
Problemen met de ontvangst van BVN TV and VRT Radio 1 in Noord-, Midden- en Zuid-Amerika (inclusief Caribisch gebied en Suriname). De nieuwe frequentie 12089 die onlangs is gecommuniceerd, blijkt per 21 februari jl. niet meer beschikbaar te zijn voor BVN. Vooralsnog zijn de TV-zender BVN en Radio 1 (VRT) op de oude (vorige) frequentie 12076 te ontvangen. We verzoeken u om de vorige frequentie weer in te stellen; mogelijk staat deze nog in uw ontvanger: Satellite: Eutelsat 113 West A (Ku-2 Transponder 19) Frequency: 12076 MHz Polarization: Horizontal Symbol Rate: 5787 FEC: 3/4 Onze excuses voor het ongemak. BVN werkt aan een betere oplossing die uiterlijk in april a.s. beschikbaar zal zijn. Hierover zullen we volgende maand communiceren. Problem with the reception of BVN TV and VRT Radio 1 in North, Central and South America (including the Caribbean area and Surinam). It turns out that the recently announced new frequency 12089 is no longer available for the reception of BVN TV and VRT Radio 1. For the moment BVN TV and Radio 1 are available on the ‘old’ (former) frequency 12076. Viewers, downlink sites and cable or fiber providers in USA, Canada, Central and South America, including the Caribbean and Surinam are kindly requested to retune the satellite receiver (set-top-box) to the old frequency again: Satellite: Eutelsat 113 West A (Ku-2 Transponder 19) Frequency: 12076 MHz Polarization: Horizontal Symbol Rate: 5787 FEC: 3/4 BVN apologizes for the inconvenience. From April 2018 BVN will announce a better solution for the reception of BVN TV and Radio 1. Contact BVN E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook: www.facebook.com/bvntv Twitter: www.twitter.com/bvn_tv Press: email@example.com Website: www.bvn.tv +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
Netherlandsandyou.nl is the new website for all Dutch representations worldwide.
11-12-2018 - In anticipation of Human Rights Day the Netherlands embassy in Beijing hosted a special movie screening, focusing on the importance of citizen journalists and investigators to combat impunity and injustice worldwide.
10 -12-2018 - On November 27th the Netherlands embassy in Ottawa organized a panel discussion and reception to kick off the Orange the World campaign.