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Newsletter: De Hofvijver

The August edition of the Hofvijver is all about ministerial responsibility. This in response to the advice of the Council of State.



Online debate: Dutch diplomacy in the European coronacrisis

The Dutch government adopted a tough stance in the European discussions about economic support packages during the coronacrisis. Why did the Netherlands do this and what are the consequences? On 1 July these questions were discussed.


Een politieke Eerste Kamer?

Breaking News: the Dutch Senate acts political on an important policy issue by voting in favour of a resolution against the Minister of Internal Affairs. A written debate about this topic.


Karlsruhe & Luxemburg: clash between the German and the European Court

Who determines the EU's competences - the member states or the European institutions? Read a series of articles about the clash between the European and the German court about this question (in Dutch).


Wed 7 Oct
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Debate in October 2020

In October 2020, the next debate will take place. When new details are published, you will find them on this page.