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The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands is pleased to announce a unique conference featuring leading Dutch and UK experts and politicians in the fields of cycling and urban planning in Newcastle on 5 November 2013.
This expert workshop is designed to both showcase and stimulate debate on information security efforts across the governmental, industrial and academic nuclear communities ahead of the third Nuclear Security Summit (NSS), which will be held in the Hague, Netherlands in March 2014.
December 6, 2013 'There are no words for this moment; we can only look back with gratitude,' said Prime Minister Mark Rutte on hearing the news that Nelson Mandela has died.
October 30, 2013 Dutch PM and VVD leader Mark Rutte gave the annual Isaiah Berlin lecture on Europe and trade at the National Liberal Club in London yesterday. He talked about liberal values and the future challenges facing the EU and the internal market.
10 Dec 13
On Tuesday the 10th of December, the Embassies of Sweden and the Netherlands will together organise an event to draw attention to International Human Rights Day. The documentary ‘Forbidden Voices’ will be screened at the Dutch Centre in Austin Friars after an opening speech by Irina Schoulgin Nyoni, Minister Counsellor at the Permanent Mission of Sweden to the United Nation.
11 Jan 14 – 15 Jan 14
‘Jakop Ahlbom, Reinier Schimmel and Silke Hundertmark are ingenious conjurers in this piece of living-room slapstick that draws on movements and timing from the silent movie era.’ De Volkskrant
24 Jan 14
Theme: Jesse Spohnholz (Washington State), `Seeing Like a Church: Solving a 450-Year-Old Mystery and Rethinking the Dutch Reformation’
7 Feb 14
Adrian Armstrong (Queen Mary), `Translating poetic capital in 15th-century Brussels: from Amé de Montgesoie’s Pas de la Mort to Colijn Caillieu’s Dal sonder Wederkeeren’.