Welcome to United Netherlands!
We won the Radboud University Internationalization Award!
United Netherlands is an internationally oriented organization that focuses on the world of international relations and diplomacy.
About United Netherlands
United Netherlands is an internationally oriented, student-led organization, that focuses on the world of international relations and diplomacy. We aim to create a platform where talented, ambitious and motivated young people challenge each other to develop their full potential as global citizens. Within this network of driven young people from diverse backgrounds, gaining skills and knowledge is key in preparation for global challenges to come.
Examples of our activities and programs include the accredited 10 EC United Nations and Multilateral Diplomacy course, and its corresponding delegation to Oxford University and Harvard University Model UN conferences; the Public Speaking Program; the High School Program.
Since its inception in 2004, the drive for excellence has never faded. We invite you to discover the world of United Netherlands.
‘I worked incredibly hard in Oxford, but I had fun doing it.’ Pim Jager joined United Netherlands in Oxford to participate in a MUN: a Model United Nations conference. ‘It was a lot of fun! I’ve lobbied non-stop.’read more
Pim is one of the 30 students participating in the course United Nations and Multilateral Diplomacy: Theory and Practice of United Netherlands. For short, ‘the Delegation’. During six months, he will be trained in public speaking, diplomacy, leadership and negotiation. He will need all these skills when participating in conference simulations of the United Nations: Model United Nations.read more
An interview with Lotta Plomp, former participant of the Public Speaking Program (spring, 2016). Lotta is currently staying in Tanzania for an internship and afterwards will be doing an internship for the
United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine refugees.
An interview with Angeliki Kathopouli, former participant in the Public Speaking Program (spring 2016). She is now finishing her master’s degree in physics and is academic officer at UNISCA: United Nations International Student Conference of Amsterdam.read more
In this serial we will find out what it is like to study at United Netherlands: The Delegation, a by the Radboud University accredited and hosted course of 10 ECT. During the 6 months of the ‘United Nations and Multilateral Diplomacy: Theory and Practice (UNMD)’ we will follow Dylan and Pim, delegates of the 2016-2017 Delegation. Today we would like you to introduce you to Dylan!read more
Our First Delegate Meeting took place at the 9th of September at Conference Center Soeterbeeck. Read more about the day, the inspiring speakers and our new delegates!read more