Eurogroup President and Irish Minister for Public Expenditure, National Development Plan Delivery and Reform Paschal Donohoe was in Berlin to celebrate the Irish national day, Saint Patrick’s Day, and used the opportunity for meetings in Frankfurt, Cologne and naturally Berlin, the days prior to the actual St Patrick's Day holiday.
Dutch Ambassador Ronald van Roeden was received by the Premier of Thuringia, Bodo Ramelow, for a bilateral exchange. The Dutch constitute the largest group of non-German tourists in Thuringia and the second-largest international exporter.
“The French language: a bridge between the universal and the diverse? Is the Francophonie still a geometry of minds? ». As part of the celebration of the month of Francophonie, H.E. Mr Slim Ghariani, Ambassador of Tunisia in the Netherlands& President of the Group of Francophone Ambassadors in the Netherlands, Mr Richard Schreurs, President of the Alliance Française de La Haye, and Mrs Hélène Pichon, Director of the Alliance Française de La Haye & Coordinator of the Network of Alliances Françaises of the Netherlands, organized a conference by Dr Habib Ben Salha, Professor at the Faculty of Letters, Arts and Humanities of Manouba & Director of the Comparative Francophone Maghreb Studies.
Rijksmuseum van Oudheden in Leiden hosted a major exhibition called ‘Byblos, The World’s Most Ancient Port’. presented around 500 artefacts from famous museums such as the Louvre and the British Museum, and also from the National Museum of Beirut.
On the 9th of February, 2023, the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the Netherlands hosted a celebration in honor of the 44th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution and the National Day of Iran at the Iranian house in Wassenaar.
Dominican Ambassador Juan Duran celebrated his country's 179th anniversary of Independence in The Hague with a Dominicans in the Netherlands celebrated their country's 179th anniversary of Independence in The Hague on 23 February 2023. It has been a festive evening with many colours, happy faces and a vibrant atmosphere.