Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Bangkok Thailand

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September 30, 2014 A US$1.9 million project to boost tourism in Kayah State, Myanmar, was launched in the beginning of this month. The Netherlands Centre for the Promotion of Imports from developing countries (CBI) provided the Dutch government funding for a period of three years to develop the tourism sector and encourage visitors to visit the region.

September 30, 2014 Public voting for the 2014 Human Rights Tulip has begun. Voting ends on Friday 10 October. Anyone wishing to vote can go to www.humanrightstulip.nl and choose which of the 30 nominees they believe deserves the prize the most. The Human Rights Tulip, an award for human rights defenders working in innovative ways, was instituted as a means of encouraging activists to share their knowledge and experience.