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Survey of technological innovations in the living environment

Rli - January 2015
Why conduct a survey? We hear about new inventions every day. Cross-disciplinary and multidisciplinary research seems to be accelerating the rate of technological progress. Some of these innovations, such as drones, 4D printing, synthetic biology and ...

Managing Surplus Government Real Estate

Rli - December 2014
Context For years, the Netherlands has struggled with high vacancy rates in office space and other real estate. Over the next five years, the national government will shed millions of square metres of surplus property, ranging from offices to prisons and ...

International scan 2014

14 August 2014 - Emerging issues at the European and global levels The secretariat of the Council for the Environment and Infrastructure (Rli) has, at the request of the Council, conducted an international scan to support the production of the Council’s Work Programme ...

Risks assessed

Rli - June 2014
Instead, the emphasis should be on a separate description of risks, probabilities, and consequences. Introduction The discussion about a new risk management policy is not new. This advisory letter follows on from a series of thorough reports on the topic, ...

Recovering the costs of environmental damage

Rli - June 2014
Introduction In the Netherlands, the risk of serious environmental damage is relatively small. However, the environmental impact of a disaster or a soil decontamination project can be significant. If a serious incident occurs, it is not always possible to ...

Future of the city

Rli - April 2014
On 23 April 2014, the Council presented its advisory report 'The future of the city: the power of new connections to the Minister for Housing and the Central Government Sector, Mr Stef Blok. Hollandse Hoogte / David Rozing In this report, the Council ...

Quality without growth

Rli - April 2014
On 23 April 2014, the Council presented its advisory report, 'Quality without growth; on the future of the built environment' to the Minister for Housing and the Central Government Sector, Mr Stef Blok. Hollandse Hoogte /Jan-Dirk van der Burg In ...

Influencing behaviour

Rli - March 2014
Introduction The Netherlands faces the challenge of rendering society and the economy more sustainable. This advisory report is concerned with the use of insights drawn from behavioural science in pursuit of environmental objectives. Using behavioural ...

Living independently for longer

Rli - January 2014
Introduction The Minister for Housing and the Central Government Sector, Mr Stef Blok, requested the Council for Environment and Infrastructure (Rli) to advise on how proposed policy reforms in the long-term care sector will affect the housing market, ...

Sustainable choices in the implementation of the common agricultural policy in the Netherlands

Rli - October 2013
The European Parliament, the Council of Ministers for Agriculture and the European Commission reached mid 2013 a political agreement regarding the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) for the period 2014‑2020. It now falls to the member states to conduct the ...

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