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  • International is the new normal

    13 May 2014 | ACCESS

    The Community

    President-Director of Shell Netherlands Dick Benschop gave a speech at the NUFFIC annual conference in Utrecht on March 11th, 2014. In his speech titled International is the new normal Benschop addresses the issue of internationalisation and importance of the role of education in economic development and innovation.

     
  • Communication

    25 Mar 2014 | Vanessa Prins-Goodman

    The Community

    Many of the difficulties we face, with family members, friends or colleagues are due to miscommunication in one form or the other.

     
  • Security starts in your own head

    5 Mar 2014 | William Rumley-van Gurp

    The Community

    Everybody wants a safe place - to live, work and love, but the truth is that despite our best efforts like locked doors, guarded trains, CCTV camera's watching every neighborhood, we sometimes have to take responsibility for our own security.

     
  • English Rugby Champions Coaching at the British School

    6 Nov 2013 | British School in the Netherlands

    The Community

    From 21 - 25 October the British School in the Netherlands Rugby Club hosted its 4th week-long Rugby Camp with The Leicester Tigers, ten times Champions of England.  The 2013 course was the most popular yet, with over 120 kids aged 5 - 18 years old enjoying the late October sunshine in Voorschoten.

     
  • World Class The Hague

    25 Jun 2013 | Roy Lie A Tjam

    The Community

    Launching the World Class The Hague event recently in the Hague, Mayor Jozias van Aartsen asked  ‘How do we create a better world?’ The guest speakers at the second World Class event, Dr. Abiodun Williams (President of The Hague Institute for Global Justice) and Professor Sherry Mueller (The American University in Washington D.C.) addressed this important question.

     
  • International child care centre opening soon at AISR

    3 Jun 2013 | American International School of Rotterdam

    The Community

    This year, AISR is opening an international, multilingual child care centre. This flexible and unique extension of AISR will be located on The American International School of Rotterdam campus (Hillegersberg, Rotterdam) and offers a true home away from home for all children from 0 to 3 years.

     
  • Spark Your Talent at ISH

    29 May 2013 | International School of The Hague

    The Community

    On the 19th of March, 100 student participants from the International School of the Hague (the ISH) enjoyed a truly unique and inspiring experience - a TEDx Youth event. Featuring fantastic talks, many engaging workshops and shows of entertainment throughout the day, we can only say that the event reached its aim and its slogan; 'Spark Your Talent'.

     

     
  • The Hague Bridge is now all over the city

    3 Apr 2013 | Willem Post

    The Community

    Just a few years ago, I had a meeting with the then new Mayor Jozias van Aartsen. We talked about our love for the city and how The Hague was transformed into a real city of Peace and Justice. There is no city in the world that received so many important international institutes between its borders in such a short period of time.

     
  • The centenary of the Peace Palace

    15 Mar 2013 | Sally Squirrell

    The Community

    The words Imagine and Peace go together like a hand in a glove but this is not too big a dream. If even the Taliban can sign up to the UN international Day of Peace as they did in 2012, then so can others. The endeavour and continuing process to find worldwide peace is celebrated with a series of events at the centenary of the Peace Palace.

     
  • The Worlds Within

    13 Mar 2013 | ACCESS

    The Community

    The Worlds Within – an anthology of Third Culture Kids' art and writing: young, global, between cultures. This anthology is being compiled by Eva László-Herbert and Jo Parfitt and will be published by Summertime Publishing for a 2014 publication.

     

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