About us

Welcome to Stories of Purpose, where we, the municipality of The Hague and The Hague & Partners share stories about developments, innovations and organisations in our dynamic city. There are many hidden gems to discover and thought leaders to speak to in our international city of Peace and Justice. We invite you to explore these stories, get inspired and follow your curiosity.

The heritage of our city dates back centuries. Over time, impact makers from a variety of disciplines and industries have gathered and settled here, learning, growing and joining forces in their shared missions of making the world a better place. We are here to connect journalists and influencers with the change makers in our city, so please don't hesitate to contact us if you want information or an introduction to one of the many experts, entrepreneurs and leaders in our city!

The Hague & Partners is the official marketing & acquisition organisation for the promotion of The Hague, focused on residents, visitors, conferences, businesses, and institutions.

About The Hague

The Hague is worldwide the international city of peace and justice with figureheads such as the Peace Palace, the International Court of Justice, Europol and the International Criminal Court. More than 30,000 people work here on the same goal: an honest and peaceful world. The opening of the Peace Palace in 1913 was one of the milestones in the history of The Hague as a city of peace and justice. In The Hague you will find more than 200 international organizations and knowledge institutes.

The Hague has become the place where networks and expertise meet. Stimulating innovation in this area ensures that this reputation remains visible in the future. The local and at the same time unique international network of The Hague connects NGOs, research centers, knowledge institutes, companies, governments and many young and creative entrepreneurs who want to make a difference.