Global civil society activity in Netherlands

The Netherlands, informally Holland, is a country located in Northwestern Europe with overseas territories in the Caribbean. It is the largest of four constituent countries of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The Netherlands consists of twelve provinces; it borders Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, with a North Sea coastline to the north and west. It shares maritime borders with the United Kingdom, Germany and Belgium in the North Sea. The country's official language is Dutch, with West Frisian as a secondary official language in the province of Friesland. Dutch Low Saxon and Limburgish are recognised regional languages, while Dutch Sign Language, Sinte Romani and Yiddish are recognised non-territorial languages. Dutch, English and Papiamento are official in the Caribbean territories.

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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 6981 meetings since 2001.

Top 25 in 2021

Netherlands is ranked #13 in 2021, with 144 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

Universal Esperanto Association - Rotterdam
International Association of Prosecutors - The Hague
International Congress and Convention Association - Amsterdam
International Federation of Thanatologists Associations - Lelystad
FCI - Amsterdam
International Confederation of Midwives - The Hague
World Glaucoma Association - Amsterdam
WorldSkills International - Amsterdam
International Blind Sports Federation - Zeist
International Society for Human and Animal Mycology - 's Hertogenbosch
International Korfball Federation - Utrecht
International Pharmaceutical Federation - The Hague
International Federation of Associations of Pharmaceutical Physicians - Woerden
International Association of Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers - The Hague
World Fair Trade Organization - Culemborg
World Marrow Donor Association - Leiden
World Youth Student and Educational Travel Confederation - Amsterdam
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 Society of Transdisciplinary Engineering - Delft
International Pharmaceutical Students' Federation - The Hague
International Association of Dredging Companies - The Hague
International Society for Neurochemistry - Amsterdam
International Association of Refugee and Migration Judges - Haarlem

View More profiles (1354) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Netherlands

2032 World ContestWorld Ploughing Organization - Haarlem

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

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 World Statistics CongressInternational Statistical Institute - The Hague

2025 Annual CongressLiga Medicorum Homoeopathica Internationalis - The Hague

2025 ConferenceEuropean String Teachers Association - The Hague

2024 Annual Plenary CongressAssociation of Space Explorers - The Hague

2024 International Biotechnology SymposiumInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry - Maastricht

2024 Biennial European CongressEuropean Federation of Biotechnology - Maastricht

2024 CongressFederation of the European Societies for Surgery of the Hand - Rotterdam

2024 World Seed CongressInternational Seed Federation - Rotterdam

2024 Triennial CongressInternational Federation of Municipal Engineering - Rotterdam

2024 ConferenceUrban Future global conference - Rotterdam

View More Future Events (88) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Netherlands

2022 European Robotics Forum – euRobotics - Rotterdam
2022 International Pear Congress (INTERPERA) – Assemblée des Régions Européennes Fruitières, Légumières et Horticoles - Rotterdam
2022 ICPM: International Conference on Plasma Medicine – International society for Plasma Medicine - Utrecht
2022 International Symposium on Cross-Sector Social Interactions – CSSI Community - Wageningen
2022 Interspill International Conference – EuroSpill Association - Amsterdam
2022 International Congress – European Society of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - Maastricht
2022 Annual Conference – European Society of Thoracic Surgeons - The Hague
2022 Turbomachinery Technical Conference & Exposition – ASME International Gas Turbine Institute - Rotterdam
2022 International Symposium on Ultrasonic Characterization of Bone – International Bone Ultrasound Society - Noordwijk
2022 International Workshop on Quantitative Musculoskeletal Imaging – International Workshop on Quantitative Musculoskeletal Imaging - Noordwijk
2022 World Congress & Council Meeting – International Cost Engineering Council - Rotterdam
2022 Congress – European Society of Contact Dermatitis - Amsterdam
2022 Northern European Conference on Travel Medicine (NECTM) – Northern European Conference on Travel Medicine - Rotterdam
2022 European Conference on Religion, Spirituality and Health – Research Institute for Spirituality and Health - Amsterdam
2022 Conference – Surveillance Studies Network - Rotterdam

View More Past Events (17531) in The International Congress Calendar

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