Netherlands Representative Office (NRO), Palestinian Territories

The Angel' at the Garden of Nations in Ramallah

On 30 April, the statue The Angel was unveiled at the Garden of Nations in Ramallah by Mr. Mousa Hadid, Mayor of Ramallah, and Mrs. Birgitta Tazelaar, Head of Mission Netherlands Representative Office, in the presence of the Dutch Artists Mr. Huub and Mrs. Adelheid Kortekaas.

The three winged Angel has been installed at the Garden of Nations in a joint cooperation between the Netherlands Representative Office and the Municipality of Ramallah.

In this Angel three equal wings come together in the core. So this Angel symbolizes the connection between Islam, Christianity and Judaism in their meaningful message of peace to the world.

The inauguaration of the statue represents the bond between Netherlands and the Palestinian Territory and the joint hope for a better future of peace and harmony.