As a member of the UN Security Council in 2018, the Kingdom of the Netherlands wants to make an active contribution to international peace and security. The government of the Netherlands wants to work towards a Security Council that offers security and protection to people all over the world. The Security Council must deal effectively with conflicts and wars, not only by deploying well-equipped peace missions, but also by helping to prevent conflict in the first place by focusing on its causes. Read more about our membership.

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#EarthDay reminds us of the beauty and fragility of the Earth. Let's protect it! #EarthDay2019

11 hours ago
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Sigrid Kaag @SigridKaag

"The Netherlands is investing in freedom of choice in matters of sexuality, health and family size." For reference:ā€¦ SDG 3 and SDG 5 front and center for KNL. #ICPD25 an important milestone!

16 hours ago
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Stef Blok @ministerBlok

Horrified by the terrible attacks on this Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka. Our thoughts are with the victims, including one Dutch national at this moment. The Netherlands has passed its heartfelt condolences to the Sri Lankan people. We stand with you.

1 day ago
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