On 6 December 2014, St Nicholas came to Algiers with two of his aides (Zwarte Piet) to give presents to all Belgian and Dutch children. They were received at the residence of the Ambassador of Belgium, Mr. Frédéric Meurice.
The Dutch photographer Mr Otto Snoek will take part at the 2nd Euro-Algerian meeting of photographers, entitled “Constantine, Regards Croisés Patrimoine et Culture”, that will take place in the region of Constantine from 21 till 24 november 2014.
23 The Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands received by the President of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria
Her Excellency the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Mrs Willemijn van Haaften, handed over her letters of credence to the President of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, Mr Abdelaziz Bouteflika, on 16 November 2014, accrediting her as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Algeria.
The head of the Dutch NGO FONDEMA (www.fondema.nl), Mrs Eveline J.A. van Tintern-America, was interviewed by two algerian TV chanels ENTV and DZAIRTV regarding the Photography Exhibition - Crossed Visions on Europe and Northern Africa in Algiers. The exhibition is organized by FONDEMA in partnership with two photography schools from the Netherlands and Algeria, and aimed at facilitating creative exchange between Europe and North Africa. It was opened by HE the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Algiers, Mrs Willemijn van Haaften, on 4 November and will last till 15 November 2014 at Centre Culturel Kateb Mustapha, 5 Rue Didouche Mourad, Algiers. The inauguration and the interview can be seen by clicking on the title area and, then, on the two links that follow.
In Amsterdam vindt op maandag 10 november de nationale herdenkingsbijeenkomst van de ramp met vlucht MH17 plaats. De herdenking is alleen toegankelijk voor genodigden. Dit zijn nabestaanden van slachtoffers en betrokkenen bij de vliegramp.
The Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Algeria, Mrs Willemijn van Haaften, will open the exhibition « Crossed Visions on Europe and Northern Africa» at the cultural centre Kateb Mustapha, 5 Rue Didouche Mourad, Algier, on Tuesday 4 November at 14h 30.
Het Koninkrijk der Nederlanden is vandaag in de Algemene Vergadering van de Verenigde Naties (VN) voor de periode van 2015-2017 gekozen in de Mensenrechtenraad. Minister Koenders (Buitenlandse Zaken) juicht het Nederlandse lidmaatschap toe: ‘Dit onderstreept het belang dat Nederland hecht aan mensenrechten, overal ter wereld.’
Koning Willem-Alexander heeft Bert Koenders benoemd tot minister van Buitenlandse Zaken. Op vrijdag 17 oktober 2014 is hij op Paleis Noordeinde door de Koning beëdigd.
On the third Tuesday in September (Prince's Day), the Minister of Finance presents the National Budget and the Budget Memorandum to the House of Representatives.
30 The new Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Mrs Willemijn van Haaften, received by the Algerian Foreign Minister
The new Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Mrs Willemijn van Haaften, was received by the Algerian Foreign Minister, His Excellency Mr Ramtane Lamamra, on 9 September 2014 when she presented to him the official copy of her letter of credence.