Permanent Representation of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Geneva Switzerland
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|Address||31-33 Avenue Giuseppe-Motta 1202 Genève Switzerland|
+41 (0)22 748 18 00
This Mission does not issue visa
March 4, 2015 Speaking at the opening of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, foreign minister Bert Koenders issued a call for action: ‘The time in which we live is marked by human rights violations on a massive scale,’ he said. ‘Millions of people lack any form of protection. Perpetrators walk free. Opposition leaders fear for their lives in many countries. We need to realise that things are at a historic low. The murder of Boris Nemtsov last Friday is still fresh in our minds. All around the world, large-scale violations must serve as a wake-up call. This is about prevention, protection and prosecution.’
February 16, 2015 The Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs today announced that it would provide funding for two Junior Professional Officers (JPOs) to work for the International Trade Centre (ITC) in 2015, one from a least developed country and one from the Netherlands. The announcement was made during a visit by ITC Executive Director Arancha González to the Netherlands, where she and Lilianne Ploumen, Dutch Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the JPO arrangement