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Editorial internship

PDC, partner of the Montesquieu Institute, is searching for enthousiastic students for an editorial internship in The Hague. Fluency in Dutch required.

 

Wed 5 Jul
Vlag naast Big Ben: Vote to Leave

Debate in Nieuwspoort

But what are the effects of the early elections on the brexit? How do they influence the already tough article 50 procedure? And what happens if May is not re-elected?

 

The ballot box

There is a lot of mockery about the Dutch electoral system: many parties, fragmentation of parliament. But a voting threshold also has major disadvantages. A book about the Dutch electoral system (in Dutch only).

 

Fri 15 Sep
Logo Prinsjesfestival

Lecture: United in Diversity

How can a diverse contintent like Europe create a common identity under which all groups can live together in harmony? A lecture with Caroline de Gruyter.

 

Politics Cafe: Freedom versus safety - civil rights in danger?

To what extent are we willing to accept restrictions to our long-cherished freedom in exchange for more certainty and safety? Kees Verhoeven and Quirine Eijkman spoke about this subject.

 

Wed 5 Jul
Vlag naast Big Ben: Vote to Leave

Debate in Nieuwspoort

But what are the effects of the early elections on the brexit? How do they influence the already tough article 50 procedure? And what happens if May is not re-elected?

 

Wed 6 Sep
Lamp in gras

The green battle: the Netherlands on the road to sustainability

You would expect sustainability to be a high priority for a small, over-crowded country like ours. What can our government do to make the Netherlands more sustainable? A debate led by Max van Weezel.

 

Thu 7 Sep
Een film- en debatavond in Het Filmhuis, Den Haag

Film & Debate

Enjoy films with a political or social relevance. After the screening, a politician and/or an expert will discuss the film with the audience.

 

Thu 14 Sep
Een film- en debatavond in Het Filmhuis, Den Haag

Film & Debate

Enjoy films with a political or social relevance. After the screening, a politician and/or an expert will discuss the film with the audience.

 

Fri 15 Sep
Logo Prinsjesfestival

Lecture: United in Diversity

How can a diverse contintent like Europe create a common identity under which all groups can live together in harmony? A lecture with Caroline de Gruyter.