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Film & Debate: Chez nous

Once a month a Film & Debate event on political issues takes place in the Filmhuis The Hague. Before or after the screening a public debate will be held on the topic related to the film.

 

Around het Binnenhof, Unsolicited advice to the State commission

Do ‘big democratic, constitutional changes’ offer a sollution to problems with the Dutch parliamentary democracy? This is the central question in this essay.

 

Sun 26 Feb
Debat Tweede Kamerverkiezingen

Haagsch College: The Big Debate Lecture

Top candidates of five Dutch political parties will debate and discuss various topics on this evening. Lars Duursma will give a short lecture on debating beforehand and will analyse the debate afterwards.

 

Thu 2 Mar
Portret Bernard Hammelburg

Haagsch College: Debate on Foreign Affairs

During this debate six members of Parliament's Second Chamber will debate about the changing world and the role of the Netherlands. Bernard Hammelburg will guide the debate.

 

Tue 7 Mar
Tafel met flyers

Politics Cafe

On the second Tuesday of the month scientist, journalists and politicians gather to informally speak about world affairs and the latest news.

 

Sun 26 Feb
Debat Tweede Kamerverkiezingen

Haagsch College: The Big Debate Lecture

Top candidates of five Dutch political parties will debate and discuss various topics on this evening. Lars Duursma will give a short lecture on debating beforehand and will analyse the debate afterwards.

 

Thu 2 Mar
Portret Bernard Hammelburg

Haagsch College: Debate on Foreign Affairs

During this debate six members of Parliament's Second Chamber will debate about the changing world and the role of the Netherlands. Bernard Hammelburg will guide the debate.

 

Tue 7 Mar
Tafel met flyers

Politics Cafe

On the second Tuesday of the month scientist, journalists and politicians gather to informally speak about world affairs and the latest news.

 

Wed 8 Mar
Een stembiljet met daarop een rood potlood aan een ketting

Debate Dutch elections: suffrage, representation, and formation

During this evening topics such as suffrage, electoral system, representation, coalition forming and formations will be discussed. Speakers are: A.W. Heringa, J.Th.J. van de Berg en P. Bootsma.

 

Sat 25 Mar
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Constitution Day 2017 for high school students

On the annual Constitution Day high school students debate on a topic from the Constitution. This year the role and place of the Court of Audit in the Constitution is the topic. (in Dutch).