Netherlands Embassy in Beirut Lebanon

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Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Beirut

The Netherlands Tower
Avenue Charles Malek
2073-0802 Achrafieh


November 6, 2014 Always wanted to know how traditional Arab manuscripts makers produced their ink and illumination paint? The workshop will cover how to make traditional calligraphy ink, staining of Islamic illumination paper using various vegetables and the preparation of illumination paint from raw pigments. In addition, you will get the chance to make your own illumination on paper including a calligraphy exercise with your own made materials. When: 21 November 2014 Where: the exhibition space in the Jewellery Souks, Beige Gallery Time: 12- 2.30 p.m. Fee: 10 USD Confirm your attendance at or

October 23, 2014 The Kingdom of the Netherlands was today elected to the Human Rights Council for the 2015-2017 period by the UN General Assembly. Foreign minister Bert Koenders welcomes the Netherlands’ membership of the council. ‘What happened today underlines the importance the Netherlands places on human rights worldwide,’ said the minister.