Global civil society activity in Netherlands

The Netherlands, informally Holland, is a country in Northwestern Europe with some overseas territories in the Caribbean. In Europe, it consists of 12 provinces that border 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. Together with three island territories in the Caribbean Sea—Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba—it forms a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The official language is Dutch and a secondary official language in the province of Friesland is West Frisian. In the northern parts of the country, Low Saxon is also spoken.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

Top 25 over 20 years

Netherlands is ranked #11 over a 20 year period,
with 7428 meetings since 1998.

Top 25 in 2018

Netherlands is ranked #12 in 2018, with 283 meetings.

Local UIA Partner

Amsterdam-RAI Congress Centre


Local UIA Partner

Amsterdam & Partners


Local UIA Partner

Maastricht Convention Bureau


Local UIA Partner

Rotterdam Partners


Organizations based in Netherlands

Organization for Peace and Appropriate Development for the Horn of Africa - Leiden

Convention on the Law Applicable to International Sales of Goods - The Hague

Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies - Rotterdam

Netherlands Association of Latin American and Caribbean Studies - Amsterdam

International Association of Prosecutors - The Hague

International Transportation Safety Association - The Hague

Centre for Global Education, Nijmegen - Nijmegen

Foundation for International Voluntary Service - Utrecht

European Gay Police Association - Apeldoorn

Islamic University of Rotterdam - Rotterdam

Women on Waves - Amsterdam

WELMEC - European Cooperation in Legal Metrology - Delft

Europa Nostra - The Hague

European Association of Centres of Medical Ethics - Maastricht

Tear - Utrecht

BIPAVER - European Retread Manufacturers Association - Leiden

Royal Netherlands Society of International Law - Leiden

European Cigar Manufacturers Association - Tilburg

European Association of Aerospace Students - Delft

European School of Urology - Arnhem

Health Action International - Amsterdam

Convention on the Recognition of Divorces and Legal Separations - The Hague

International Splash Class Association - Middelburg

European Research Group on Military and Society - The Hague

Trade Union Eurocontrol Maastricht - Beek

View More profiles (1133) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Netherlands

2027 Annual General Meeting - Beek

2027 Biennial CongressInternational Association for Women's Mental Health - Maastricht

2025 Annual CongressInternational Homeopathic Medical League - Maastricht

2023 CongressInternational Association of Egyptologists - Leiden

2023 Annual International Conference on Emergency MedicineInternational Federation for Emergency Medicine - Amsterdam

2022 Associations Round Table - EuropeUnion of International Associations - Rotterdam

2022 CongressInternational Mycological Association - Amsterdam

2022 Annual CongressEUROTOX - Maastricht

2022 International Congress of Assyriology and Near Eastern ArchaeologyInternational Association for Assyriology - Leiden

2022 Triennial CongressInternational Union of Toxicology - Maastricht

2021 CongressEuropean Association for Neuro-Oncology - Rotterdam

2021 Annual ConferenceMARQUES - The Hague

2021 World Library and Information Congress : Annual General Conference and AssemblyInternational Federation of Library Associations and Institutions - Rotterdam

2021 International CongressEuropean Society of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - Maastricht

2021 CongressFederation of the European Societies for Surgery of the Hand - Amsterdam

View More Future Events (58) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Netherlands

2019 Annual Meeting – International Society for the Study of Interstitial Cystitis - Bladder Pain Syndrome - Amsterdam
2019 Annual Meeting – Common Fund for Commodities - The Hague
2019 Forum Europe – Supply Chain Finance Community - Amsterdam
2019 States Parties Conference Session – Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons - The Hague
2019 World Congress – Active and Intelligent Packaging Industry Association - Amsterdam
2019 Annual Conference – European Federation of Food Science and Technology - Rotterdam
2019 Conference – International Association for Intercultural Education - Amsterdam
2019 Annual Meeting – European Thoracic Oncology Platform - Amsterdam
2019 Annual Conference – European Venture Philanthropy Association - The Hague
2019 Europort Maritime Conference – European Shipyards' and Maritime Equipment Association - Rotterdam
2019 Scientific Meeting – International Anal Neoplasia Society - Amsterdam
2019 Annual Conference – World Federation for Hospital Sterilisation Sciences - The Hague
2019 Network Meeting – NETLIPSE - Utrecht
2019 Annual International Sports Law Conference – Asser International Sports Law Centre - The Hague
2019 Annual Meeting – European Society for Construction Law - Delft

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