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  • Great Grandson of Peace Palace Architect Louis Cordonnier Visits his The Hague Legacy on the day of the ‘Hagologie’ course

    October 23, 2018

    On Saturday October 13th, 2018, the second “Hagologie” course took place in the Peace Palace Library. This is part of a series of lectures concerning the history of the city of The Hague, also addressing i.a. the Binnenhof or the Schilderswijk. Mr. Jeroen Vervliet, Peace Palace Library Director, highlighted again the development of The Hague as City of Peace and Justice since Hugo Grotius, Tobias Asser, Bertha von Suttner and the construction of Andrew Carnegie’s Temple of Peace, eventually the Peace Palace, where arbitration as conducted by the Permanent Court of Arbitration and adjudication as administered by the International Court of Justice contributed over the 20th century till the day of today to the role of The Hague as legal capital of the world.

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  • The Hague International Open Day 2017

    September 21, 2017

    The Hague will celebrate the U.N.-declared International Day of Peace together with you with a wealth of activities, during the Just Peace Festival. During the The Hague International Open Day on Sunday the 24th of September, you can pay a visit to the Peace Palace, the ICC, OPCW, etc.: international organisations, that work tirelessly to secure a safer and better world.

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  • Benjamin Ferenczpad Unveiled

    May 30, 2017

    Last week, the path next to the Peace Palace has been named Benjamin Ferenczpad. Together with the students of the Duinoord School, 97-year-old Ferencz, former Chief Prosecutor for the United States Army at the Nuremberg Einsatzgruppen Trial and advocate of the establishment of the International Criminal Court, unveiled his street name board. After revealing, he spoke to the children in the Peace Palace Library who were allowed to ask questions.

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  • Espagne

    November 25, 2016

    Photograph of the Spanish delegation at the Conference. S.E. M. le Duc de Tetuan MM. W. Ramirez de Villa Urrutia MM. Arthur de Baguer MM. le Comte del Serrallo MM. Crespo Published in Conférence de la Paix, La Haye, Mai-Juillet 1899: Exemplaire de M. le Jonckheer J.C.N. van Eys, ministre-résident de S.M. la Reine, secrétaire général de la Conférence, Paris/Varsovie, […]

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  • Danemark

    November 25, 2016

    Photograph of the Danish delegation at the Conference. S.E. M. le Chambellan Fr. E. de Bille MM. J.G.F. von Schnack MM. le Baron Othon Reedtz-Thott Published in Conférence de la Paix, La Haye, Mai-Juillet 1899: Exemplaire de M. le Jonckheer J.C.N. van Eys, ministre-résident de S.M. la Reine, secrétaire général de la Conférence, Paris/Varsovie, B. Matuszewski. Photographic album on the […]

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  • Chine

    November 25, 2016

    Photograph of the Chinese delegation at the Conference. S.E. M. Yang Yü MM. Lou-Tseng-Tsiang MM. Hoo-Wei-Teh Published in Conférence de la Paix, La Haye, Mai-Juillet 1899: Exemplaire de M. le Jonckheer J.C.N. van Eys, ministre-résident de S.M. la Reine, secrétaire général de la Conférence, Paris/Varsovie, B. Matuszewski. Photographic album on the occasion of the First Hague Peace Conference of 1899. […]

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  • Belgique

    November 25, 2016

    Photograph of the Belgian delegation at the Conference. S.E. M. Auguste Beernaert MM. le Comte de Grelle Rogier MM. le Chevalier Descamps Published in Conférence de la Paix, La Haye, Mai-Juillet 1899: Exemplaire de M. le Jonckheer J.C.N. van Eys, ministre-résident de S.M. la Reine, secrétaire général de la Conférence, Paris/Varsovie, B. Matuszewski. Photographic album on the occasion of the […]

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  • Autriche-Hongrie

    November 25, 2016

    Photograph of the Austrian-Hungarian delegation at the Conference. Son Exc. le Comte R. de Welsersheimb M. A. Okolicsany de Okolicsna M. Gaetan Méry de Kapos-Mère M. Henri Lammasch M. Victor de Khuepach zu Ried, Zimmerlehen et Haslburg M. le Comte Stanislas Soltyk Published in Conférence de la Paix, La Haye, Mai-Juillet 1899: Exemplaire de M. le Jonckheer J.C.N. […]

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  • Amérique. États-Unis d’

    November 25, 2016

    Photograph of the United States delegation at the Conference. M. Thomas M. Mac Grath M. James Harris Vickery M. Thomas Morrison Published in Conférence de la Paix, La Haye, Mai-Juillet 1899: Exemplaire de M. le Jonckheer J.C.N. van Eys, ministre-résident de S.M. la Reine, secrétaire général de la Conférence, Paris/Varsovie, B. Matuszewski. Photographic album on the occasion of the First […]

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  • Amérique (États-Unis d’)

    November 25, 2016

    Photograph of the United States delegation at the Conference. S.E. M. White M. Stanford Newel M. Hon. Seth Low Mr. A.T. Mahan M. W. Crozier M. F.W. Holls Published in Conférence de la Paix, La Haye, Mai-Juillet 1899: Exemplaire de M. le Jonckheer J.C.N. van Eys, ministre-résident de S.M. la Reine, secrétaire général de la Conférence, Paris/Varsovie, B. Matuszewski. Photographic […]

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