Global civil society activity in Netherlands

The Netherlands, informally Holland, is a country located in Western Europe with overseas territories in the Caribbean. It is the largest of four constituent countries of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. In Europe, the Netherlands consists of twelve provinces, bordering Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, and the North Sea to the northwest, with maritime borders in the North Sea with those countries and the United Kingdom. In the Caribbean, it consists of the three constituant countries Aruba, Curaçao and Sint Maarten, together forming the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Further special municipalities: the islands of Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba. The country's official language is Dutch, with West Frisian as a secondary official language in the province of Friesland, and English and Papiamento as secondary official languages in the Caribbean Netherlands. Dutch Low Saxon and Limburgish are recognised regional languages, while Dutch Sign Language, Sinte Romani, and Yiddish are recognised non-territorial languages.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

Top 25 over 20 years

Netherlands is ranked #12 over a 20 year period,
with 8092 meetings since 1999.

Top 10 in Top 25 in 2019

Netherlands is ranked #12 in 2019, with 306 meetings.

Local UIA Partner

Amsterdam-RAI Congress Centre


Local UIA Partner

Amsterdam Convention Bureau by amsterdam&partners


Local UIA Partner

Maastricht Convention Bureau


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Rotterdam Partners


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Organizations based in Netherlands

International Korfball Federation - Zeist
International Society of Blood Transfusion - Amsterdam
AIESEC - Rotterdam
Wetlands International - Wageningen
International Pharmaceutical Federation - The Hague
International Organization for Biological Control - Wageningen
International Association of Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers - The Hague
World Fair Trade Organization - Culemborg
International Committee of Museums and Collections of Arms and Military History - Soesterberg
World Sand Sculpting Academy - The Hague
International Association for Disability and Oral Health - Gennep
International Pharmaceutical Students' Federation - The Hague
International Credit Insurance and Surety Association - Amsterdam
International Association of Dredging Companies - The Hague
International Association of Refugee and Migration Judges - Haarlem
International School Psychology Association - Amsterdam
Association of National Committees of the Blue Shield - The Hague
International Association for Intercultural Education - The Hague
International Society for Sexual Medicine - Wormerveer
International Cremation Federation - The Hague
Tutmonda Esperantista Junulara Organizo - Rotterdam
IBFD - Amsterdam
International Esperantist Scientific Association - Rotterdam
World Association for Supported Employment - Willemstad
International Association of Labour History Institutions - Amsterdam

View More profiles (1317) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Netherlands

2032 World ContestWorld Ploughing Organization - Amsterdam

2028 Biennial CongressInternational Association for Women's Mental Health - Maastricht

2027 Annual General MeetingEntente Européenne d'Aviculture et de Cuniculture - Maastricht

2026 Annual CongressInternational Union of Marine Insurance - Rotterdam

2025 World Energy CongressWorld Energy Council - Rotterdam

2025 Quadrennial World CongressInternational Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics - Amsterdam

2025 Annual CongressLiga Medicorum Homoeopathica Internationalis - Amsterdam

2024 World Leisure CongressWorld Leisure Organization - Breda,Rotterdam

2024 Annual Plenary CongressAssociation of Space Explorers - Breda,Rotterdam

2024 Triennial CongressInternational Federation of Municipal Engineering - Eindhoven

2024 Biennial Congress - Leiden

2024 ConferenceUrban Future global conference - Rotterdam

2023 Annual ConferenceINSOL Europe - Amsterdam

2023 Comprehensive Cleft Care WorkshopGlobal Smile Foundation - Amsterdam

2023 Annual General MeetingEuropean Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - Rotterdam

View More Future Events (57) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Netherlands

2022 European Conference of Medical and Health Libraries – European Association for Health Information and Libraries - Rotterdam
2022 Annual Conference – European Society of International Law - Utrecht
2022 European Robotics Forum – euRobotics - Rotterdam
2022 Northern European Conference on Travel Medicine (NECTM) – Northern European Conference on Travel Medicine - Rotterdam
2022 Annual Meeting – West European Fish Technologists Association - Rotterdam
2022 Conference – Surveillance Studies Network - Rotterdam
2022 Conference – Forum of European Road Safety Research Institutes - The Hague
2022 EUROSIM Congress – Federation of European Simulation Societies - Amsterdam
2022 AETE Meeting – Association européenne de transfert embryonnaire - Utrecht
2021 Annual Meeting – Common Fund for Commodities - The Hague
2021 Annual Conference – History of Economics Society - Utrecht
2021 Assembly of the States Parties – International Criminal Court - The Hague
2021 European Conference on Pediatric Procedural Sedation and Analgesia - Maastricht
2021 General Meeting – RECS International - Amsterdam
2021 Conference – Native Oyster Restoration Alliance - Middelburg

View More Past Events (17433) in The International Congress Calendar

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