On 1 July 2016 the Netherlands handed over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union to Slovakia. This website is no longer being updated, although it will remain online until the end of 2017.
A copy of the website is available in the web archives of the National Library (Koninklijke Bibliotheek, KB) in The Hague, but without video and filter options. You can access the EU events calendar through this overview.
Six-month Presidency in 1 minute
The Dutch EU presidency has come to an end. Watch the video summarizing the Dutch EU Presidency in 1 minute.
The visual power of the Presidency
During the Netherlands presidency over 7,000 photos were taken during the meetings in Amsterdam. Together they provide a visual...
Public recommendations on transparency discussed in Brussels
Recommendations for more transparency in the EU from participants at TransparencyCamp Europe (TCampEU) will be discussed during...