OFBJP is proud to inform that The Netherlands and India Friendship goes back to more than 400 years. India and the Netherlands celebrates 70 years of diplomatic relations, ties between the two countries have become multifaceted and encompass cooperation in various areas. The friendship between the two countries is on a rise. The recent visits are as follows:
2014: Her Majesty Queen Maxima visited India
2015: Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte visited India
May 2017 : Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Bert Koenders
June 2017: Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi visited The Netherland
August 2017: Minister of Food Processing Minister Ms. Harsimrat Kaur Badal
22 May to 24 May 2018: Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte visited India
28 May to 30 May 2018: Her Majesty Queen Maxima visited India in her capacity as the UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for for Inclusive Finance for Development
Persistent Actions by OFBJP:
OFBJP is taking the Indo-Dutch Friendship to new heights by contributing to the Dutch Society problems. OFBJP believes that there is immense richness in Indo-Dutch Culture.
Since inception OFBJP has been promoting the Dutch culture to the Indian diaspora and Indian Culture to Dutch Community so that we can exchange best practices which can be passed on to our next generation.
– Strengthen Indian-Dutch Friendship by contributing to Dutch Society challenges and promote philosophy of Integral humanism that puts human identity at its centre.
– OFBJP continues to join forces with like minded Dutch organisation to unite together towards common goals. They are referred as OFBJP Unity Partners.
– OFBJP will continuen to capture the views of Dutch Politicians & leaders like VVD, PVV, 50 plus, SP etc. about India and Indian Diaspora in The Netherlands.
– OFBJP will continue to support trade initiatives by Indian Embassy in Den Hague, NICCT, GOPIO, Assocham etc. and create awareness on India’s transformation to ease business, end corruption including awareness on prime ministers flagship products like Start up India, Stand up India, Skill India, Digital India etc. in order to increase bilateral trade and knowledge exchange between India and The Netherlands.
01/02/2017: OFBJP meets Anne Kaiser Advisor International Affairs and Jolanda van der Aart, Senior Area Manager Asia (India Desk). For more information click here.
28/09/2016: OFBJP participates in www.startupindia.nl organised by Edo de Ronde, Business Manager Asia from Rotterdam Partners. For more information click here.