On 4 February the OSCE Academy welcomed representatives of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Kazakhstan for an introductory visit. Dr. Nout van Woudenberg, Deputy head of Mission, and Ms. Irina Buchinskaya, Political, Human Rights & Project officer, met Dr. Alexander Wolters, Director of the OSCE Academy. Dr. Wolters presented the Academy’s programmes and activities and informed about the Academy’s work to cope with the challenges posed by the global pandemic. Dr. Woudenberg and Ms. Buchinskaya expressed their interest in the educational programmes implemented by the Academy with a special focus on the professional training courses. The two sides agreed to continue the discussion and to seek for opportunities to develop joint projects.