The Netherlands Embassy and Consulates United States

Dutch Missions

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The Dutch diplomatic network in the United States represents Dutch citizens and interests in America.

Key Topics

Food & Nutrition

Food is a major industry in the Netherlands, which is the world’s second largest agricultural exporter behind only the United States. Food accounts for more than 21 percent of Holland’s exports and 10 percent of the nation’s gross domestic product.

Dutch Culture USA

Old Masters to Modern Design

Dutch Culture USA is the division of the Kingdom of the Netherlands’ government that supports and promotes arts and culture from the Netherlands, including the Caribbean territories, in the United States.

Hurricane Preparedness

Preparing for hurricanes is key

"History teaches that a lack of hurricane awareness and preparation are common threads among all major hurricane disasters. By knowing your vulnerability and what actions you should take, you can reduce the effects of a hurricane disaster." -- National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

November 25, 2015 Dutch Defense Minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert met with Defense Secretary Ash Carter at the Pentagon earlier this week.

November 25, 2015 Kitty van der Heijden, ambassador for Sustainable Development of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, took part in an international panel about 'Global Solutions to Climate Change' last week.