Welcome to the general website of the Dutch Knowledge Platforms for Global Development.
On this website you will find general information on the knowledge policy of the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, details and news of the five individual knowledge platforms, frequently asked questions, and information on the research funds related to the platforms.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is investing in a robust knowledge base for its policy on international cooperation by supporting research and the development and exchange of knowledge. It would like research to respond more closely to the needs of development policy and practice. The knowledge Platforms are an important tool to this end. You can read more about that policy here.Read more on the Dutch Knowledge Platforms for Global Development