The responsibilities of the European Direct Centre The Hague range from informing citizens about European themes to organizing interesting activities relating to European topics. It also serves as the central point of contact for questions about Europe. In the centre you can find a wide collection of brochures on EU matters such as European institutions, education and employment.
Europe Direct Centre The Hague: The Hague candidacy as Capital of Europe 2018
The European Direct Centre organised multiple events such as the
Day of Europe on the 9th of May 2012. The theme of this year was
Europe in relation to culture. This followed The Hague’s candidacy
for Capital of Europe in 2018.
Europe Direct Centre The Hague celebrates new countries to the European Union family
In celebration of the accession of Croatia to the European Union
(planned for 1 July 2013), more than 400 visitors witnessed the
opening of an exhibition about Croatia in the City Hall. On
the 26th of November Europe Direct The Hague will also host
an event celebrating the official candidacy of Serbia (made
official in March 2012). The event is a joint effort of The Hague
and the Serbian embassy and will take place in the city hall of The
Hague. The evening will feature information on Serbia as well as
many Serbian delicacies as way of introducing the citizens of The
Hague to Serbian culture and gastronomy. Feel free to join!