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Cabinet members in discredit

Halbe Zijlstra is not the first minister who came into discredit and therefore resigned. PDC, partner of the MI, went into the archives and put a few things in a row. (In Dutch)

 

Wed 7 Mar
Democratie in Debat

The Netherlands and the EU: time to take a stance?

What is the Netherlands' position in Europe? What are the priorities and how to benefit from the new balance of power? Is it time to take a stance?

 

Film & Debate: Doof kind

In 'Doof kind' (Deaf child) the charming, deaf Tobias is portrayed, who does not feel sorry about himself at all. After the screening, there will be a debate with Jessica van Eijs and Anja Hiddinga.

 

65 years ago, the flood of 1953

This week the flood of 1 February 1953 was commemorated at various places in the Netherlands.

The Center for Parliamentary History (CPG), partner of MI, went into the archives.

 

Funding of political parties

Commission advises the minister to reform the rules for funding of political parties.

 

Wed 7 Mar
Democratie in Debat

The Netherlands and the EU: time to take a stance?

What is the Netherlands' position in Europe? What are the priorities and how to benefit from the new balance of power? Is it time to take a stance?

 

Tue 13 Mar
Democratie in Debat

Politics Café

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

 

Thu 15 Mar
Democratie in Debat

Film & Debate

Look at films from a political perspective and discuss the topic after the screening with politicians and other experts.

 

Fri 23 Mar
Grondwetdag 2015 ProDemos 65

Constitution Day 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 Council of State is the topic. (in Dutch).

 

Wed 4 Apr
Democratie in Debat

Debate in Nieuwspoort

Scientists, politicians and journalists discuss current and sometimes controversial topics.