Germany and the Netherlands enjoy wide-ranging, close and friendly relations at the level of both government and civil society. There are intensive contacts between their members of government and…
Municipalities, companies and research institutions from both countries are working together to develop sustainable solutions for the energy supply in the German-Dutch border Region.
At the meeting between Heiko Maas and Foreign Minister Stef Blok and during the neighbouring countries’ consultations at the Federal Chancellery, it is clear that Germany and the Netherlands are pulling in the same direction.
Michael Roth, Minister of State for Europe, travelled to the Netherlands on 12 April. During his visit to The Hague, he met members of the House of Representatives (Tweede Kamer) who serve on the Standing Committee on European Affairs and the Contact Group Germany.
In their talks, Heiko Maas and Stef Blok focused on efforts to reform the European Union.
The Foreign Ministers’ talks on Wednesday (22 February) focused on bilateral relations, the future of the EU, and international crises and conflicts.