Four Freedoms Awards: a unique experience for our ushers

The Four Freedoms Awards in 1996 was the start of Protocolbureau and it still is one of the favorite events among our ushers. Working at the FFA is a unique experience for our young protocol officers. This is not only because of the unique working experience; ushers are responsible for welcoming and seating the guests […]

Ronaldo Schemidt winner of the World Press Photo of the Year

Yesterday the 61st World Press Photo Contest took place in Amsterdam. The 2018 winners in several categories were selected from 73,044 images taken by 4,548 photographers from 125 different countries. The World Press Photo of the Year, the main prize, is taken by Ronaldo Schemidt from Venezuela for his photo ‘Venezuela Crisis’. On this photo […]

“Orientation Week” for the newly-elected Members

Our protocol training for the National Parliament of the beautiful island of Sint Maarten rounded off the “Orientation Week” for the newly-elected Members. The week consisted of several trainings organised by the Secretariat of the Parliament. The protocol training, including etiquette, was meant to help MPs with their function locally and internationally. The Head of […]