Netherlands

The Netherlands (Dutch: Nederland [ˈneːdərlɑnt] (listen)), informally Holland, is a country primarily located in Western Europe and partly in the Caribbean. It is the largest of four constituent countries of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. In Europe, the Netherlands consists of twelve provinces, bordering Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, and the North Sea to the northwest, with maritime borders in the North Sea with those countries and the United Kingdom. In the Caribbean, it consists of three special municipalities: the islands of Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba. The country's official language is Dutch, with West Frisian as …

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Greens/EFA: The Greens/European Free Alliance · 3 August 2024 English

A study by Martin Sas, KU Leuven, Centre for IT & IP Law, Leuven, Belgium Jan Tobias Mühlberg, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Ecole Polytechnique,Brussels, Belgium

proposal in the Council’s discussions 24 (i.e., Netherlands, Sweden, Belgium, Finland, Slovenia, Portugal


World Bank Group · 18 July 2024 English

Financial sector reforms are part of the strategies that countries follow to exit from fragility, but the content and focus of these reforms and the priority they are given relative …

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EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 18 July 2024 English

Our infographic provides and overview of the political groups formed in the European Parliament after elections in June 2024. Eight political goups have been formed since the elections. The biggest …

81 Italy 76 Spain 60* Poland 53 Romania 33 Netherlands 31 Belgium 22 Czechia 21 Greece 21 Hungary 21


World Bank Group · 18 July 2024 English

EAPGIL’s mission is to generate evidence on what works—and does not—to promote gender equality in East Asia and Pacific and to translate evidence into better policies and programs. EAPGIL adopts …

Denmark, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, the Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Denmark, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, the Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United


Western Australian Local Government Association · 18 July 2024 English

That the OAG provide a breakdown on the cost of the audit and justification for any variance to the estimate to the Local Government as part of the final billing …

proven effective in the best performing nations (Netherlands, Sweden and the United Kingdom). A Safe System


Amnesty International · 17 July 2024 English

In this submission, the four organisations examine the Government of Fiji’s compliance with its international human rights obligations to create and maintain a safe and enabling environment for civil society. …

Electoral Act 2014 and the Online Safety Act (Netherlands); Source of position: A/HRC/43/8/Add.1 Noted


EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 17 July 2024 English

Better law-making has grown significantly in importance in recent years. As a methodology, its purpose is to design and to decide on regulation that is fit for purpose. This is …

LIBE committee, Sophie in ''t Veld (Renew, the Netherlands) noted 'I would like to express my gratitude


World Bank Group · 17 July 2024 English

This paper explores the potential correlations between financial development and state fragility, using a sample of 137 countries observed over the period from 1998–2019. The countries are grouped into clusters …

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4 Day Week Global · 17 July 2024 English

This report describes and evaluates the four-day week pilot project in Portugal. The report is divided into four parts, detailing the project's origin, implementation, and effects on companies and workers. …

and other pilots are planned for Italy, the Netherlands, and France. The Scottish government began a


CEIP: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace · 17 July 2024 English

The lack of an international governance framework for military AI poses risks to global security. The EU should spearhead an inclusive initiative to set global standards and ensure the responsible …

in the Military Domain (REAIM), hosted by the Netherlands in collaboration with South Korea. On the summit’s


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