three equal horizontal bands of red (bright vermilion; top), white, and blue (cobalt); similar to the flag of Luxembourg, which uses a lighter blue and is longer; the colors were derived from those of WILLIAM I, Prince of Orange, who led the Dutch Revolt against Spanish sovereignty in the latter half of the 16th century; originally the upper band was orange, but because its dye tended to turn red over time, the red shade was eventually made the permanent color; the banner is perhaps the oldest tricolor in continuous use This satellite photo shows Northwest Europe.
So, wherever you live in the Netherlands, there’s always a COC in the neighborhood.
Power from within The way we work can be defined as : we support coalitions of LGBT’s and straight people and empower them to make a change from within their own community or organization.
However, with limited staff and resources, we simply cannot respond to all who write to us.
Submit questions or comments online By postal mail: Central Intelligence Agency Office of Public Affairs Washington, D. 20505 By phone:(703) 482-0623Open during normal business hours.
Involved in many aspects COC Netherlands is involved in many aspects of LGBT rights, with a focus on youth & school, 50 , safety, culture & religion and international issues.
COC Netherlands is a federation that consists of 21 local associations.These challenges are international in scope and are priorities for the Central Intelligence Agency.If you have information about these or other national security challenges, please provide it through our secure online form.The Dutch coastline has changed significantly over time due to these floods, such as the 1134 storm that formed the Zeeland archipelago when water covered massive swaths of land. The Delta works will be under stress in coming years as sea levels continue to rise. The Astoria building in Amsterdam, built 1904-05, is indicative of a more reserved style of Art-Nouveau (Jugendstil) that came to be known as "New Art" (Nieuwe Kunst).Though difficult to distinguish, typical Art-Nouveau engravings appear in the gray stone around the doorway. Most of the city's canals were built in the 17th century.The Office of Public Affairs (OPA) is the single point of contact for all inquiries about the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).