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BLOG - Germany’s successful G20 presidency

Noe van Hulst, Ambassador of the Netherlands to the OECD, Chair of the IEA Governing Board How should we assess the German...

News item | 17-07-2017 | 00:00

Explanation of vote of the Netherlands on text of Nuclear Ban Treaty

Madam Chair, Let me first thank you for all the efforts by you and your team over these past three weeks. We all know that...

News item | 07-07-2017 | 19:02

Call for Papers: Measuring the Impact of Business on Well-being and Sustainability

The OECD Statistics Directorate, together with HEC Paris/SnO Center, has recently published a call for papers to develop and...

News item | 06-07-2017 | 14:39

Council Resolution 2166 / MH17 / JIT

News item | 06-07-2017 | 00:20

OECD: Public-private agreements have been highly effective at tackling agricultural emissions in the Netherlands

Recently the OECD published a study assessing whether existing policies in the Netherlands create synergies or trade-offs...

News item | 23-06-2017 | 14:55


A group of countries announced the formation of a new Network for Open Economies and Inclusive Societies. The announcement was...

News item | 08-06-2017 | 13:48

UN Security Council Membership 2018

Last year we were very grateful for the broad support for the Split Term of Italy (2017) and the Netherlands (2018) in the UN...

News item | 24-05-2017 | 23:36

BLOG - Commentary: The untapped potential of energy efficiency

Noé van Hulst Ambassador of The Netherlands at the OECD and Chairman of the IEA Governing Board What is the world’s single most...

News item | 11-05-2017 | 00:00

BLOG - Smartphones are child’s play, but what about the child labour?

Roel Nieuwenkamp, Chair of the OECD Working Party on Responsible Business Conduct Digital technology depends on energy, and...

News item | 11-05-2017 | 00:00

Successful kick-off of the Roundtable on Financing Water

On April 12-13 the first Round Table on Financing Water was held at OECD's Headquarters.  

News item | 26-04-2017 | 22:27

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