The Netherlands Embassy in Amman Jordan
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The 10th of December is the date on which the Universal Declaration on Human Rights was signed in New York in 1948. This year, 2013, marks the 65th Anniversary of the Declaration. Up to the present day, the Declaration guides and inspires nations and people all over the world. Its 65th anniversary is therefore a momentous occasion
From November 2013 to September 2015 the National Committee for the Bicentenary of the Kingdom will be arranging several events and festivities to celebrate our shared past, present and future. The celebrations marking the bicentenary are for everyone, both in the European and Caribbean part of the Kingdom.
On 24 and 25 March 2014 the Netherlands will host the international Nuclear Security Summit in The Hague. Prime Minister Mark Rutte highlighted the summit’s importance at a press conference: ‘The amount of nuclear material in the world is enormous. If it falls into the hands of terrorists, the consequences could be disastrous.
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December 17, 2013 Media representatives, not travelling with delegations and wishing to cover the NSS 2014 from the International Media Center within the International Zone require registration and accreditation by the NSS 2014 Organisation.
December 10, 2013 Today, on the 65th Anniversary of Human Rights Day, Ambassador Paul van den IJssel attended the closing ceremony of the events of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence Campaign (Orange the World in 16 Days). The ceremony was organized by the Jordanian National Commission for Women and the University of Jordan – the Center for Women’s Studies, under the patronage of Her Royal Highness Princess Basma Bin Talal and supported by the Embassy among other donors as well.
25 Dec 13 – 26 Dec 13
The embassy will be closed on 25 and 26 December on the occasion of Christmas.