The Dutch government hopes to organise an international "ClimateFirst" conference in the US after President Donald Trump's vow to boost the coal industry, a Dutch minister said Wednesday."We hope that the federal authorities will join us. The aim is to make progress together, not to return literally to the age of coal," Environment Minister Sharon Dijksma told national Radio1.
From 24 June, 2014: A court in The Hague has ordered the Dutch government to cut its emissions by at least 25% within five years, in a landmark ruling expected to cause ripples around the world. Three judges ruled that government plans to cut emissions by just 14-17% compared to 1990 levels by 2020 were unlawful, given the scale of the threat posed by climate change. In what was the first climate liability suit brought under human rights. T: Climate movement, Policy
Dutch government ordered to cut carbon emissions in landmark ruling
"Dutch court orders state to reduce emissions by 25% within five years to protect its citizens from climate change in world’s first climate liability suit" http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/jun/24/dutch-government-ordered-cut-carbon-emissions-landmark-ruling #climatechange
Dutch government official claims Islamic State militant group is 'Zionist plan'
March 20, 1602: The Dutch East India Company is founded. The Dutch East India Company (Vereenigde Oost-indische Compagnie) was founded through the sponsorship of the Dutch government, who granted it a monopoly over trade in the East Indies through a charter that was set to expire after twenty-one years. The company could, through this charter, build forts and conduct military and diplomatic activities in the area, which would help to protect and direct Dutch trade in the East Indies
Global warming is totally a lie liberals tell to distract us from their commie agendas - Bonnie McFarlane www.theguardian.com/environment/commentisfree/2015/jun/19/global-warming-lie-liberals-tell-distract-us
Dutch government facing legal action over failure to reduce carbon emissions
2015-04-14 The 886 citizens involved in the class action against the Dutch government aim to force it to take more robust action to reduce emissions. They also hope to offer a legal solution to the political impasse on international climate change action.
Cikoneng Lighthouse built by the Dutch government in 1885 as a memorial for the townspeople killed by the eruption of Krakatau, which completely destroyed the town as well as the earlier lighthouse. Banten, formerly West Java, Indonesia.