A delegation of the United Nations Security Council is visiting the Netherlands on Aug. 10 and 11.
The competitive examination for Statistics Assistants is open to UN Secretariat staff members in the General Service and related categories as well as external candidates, who meet the education, work experience and language requirements as specified in the job opening posted on the UN Careers website.
Starting this week, human rights defenders from around the world may be nominated for the 2014 Human Rights Tulip, the Dutch government’s human rights award. On 9 December the Minister of Foreign Affairs will present the prize and the accompanying bronze tulip-shaped sculpture to the winner.
The Palestinian Authority must take the lead in a coalition of national unity in Gaza, writes Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs Frans Timmermans.