Netherlands Embassy in Pretoria South Africa
21 February 2014 On 14th February 2014, Ambassador André Haspels had the pleasure of presenting Zanele Muholi, prolific South African artist and visual activist, with a Prince Claus Award. Muholi’s work artfully portrays the lives of LGBTI people through the medium of photography, video and words. She is widely recognised as both an exceptionally talented artist, and as an activist, who has played an incalculable role in promoting the rights of LGBTI people in South Africa and beyond.
20 February 2014 Due to the preparations for the issuing of Dutch passports with a validity of 10 years for persons of 18 years and older, the Consulate General in Cape Town and the Honorary Consulate in Durban will be closed for passport applications from 24 February - 7 March and the Embassy in Pretoria on 5 till 7 March. Over this period it will still be possible to hand in visa applications, for which you can book an appointment on our website.
24 Mar 14 – 25 Mar 14
The Netherlands will be hosting the Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) in The Hague on 24 and 25 March 2014. The Nuclear Security Summit 2014 is a world summit, aimed at preventing nuclear terrorism around the globe.