Clingendael experts conduct policy-oriented analysis and research on strategic international issues. We offer policy recommendations through our publications, events and presence in the media.


Clingendael Academy is one of the largest international diplomatic training centres around the world. Every year, international professionals experience our unique training philosophy.


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27 Oct 2017 Leiden
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Clingendael - the Netherlands Institute of International Relations - is a leading think tank and academy on international affairs. Through our analyses, training and public debate we aim to inspire and equip governments, businesses, and civil society in order to contribute to a secure, sustainable and just world.

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