Housing associations in the Netherlands play an important role in providing housing for households that find it difficult to do so themselves. But does this role fit with the social challenges over the next ten to fifteen years?
Preparation starts for advisory report on sustainability transitions and the financial sector
Rli starts preparing advisory report on sustainability transitions and the financial sector
Water Framework Directive
The Netherlands has to meet the requirements of the WFD by 2027. What is needed to optimise the approach to the WFD as advocated by the Dutch government and what is needed now and after 2027 to make progress towards achieving a good and healthy status for the country's water system?
Nature everywhere and for everyone
Nature in the Netherlands is declining at an alarming rate, even though robust nature is crucial for the quality of life here. What does this mean for our current nature policy? The Council for the Environment and Infrastructure issued an advisory report on this subject on 23 March 2022.
Work programme 2022-2023
Each year the Council produces a work programme which is subject to the approval of the ministers of Infrastructure and Water Management, of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy, of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality, and of the Interior and Kingdom Relations.
Farmers with a future
What kind of government policy can help agri-entrepreneurs determine their own future, within the boundaries of sustainability?
Give direction, make space!
The Netherlands is facing major spatial challenges as regards climate, energy, nature, housing, and agriculture. Is the way spatial planning is currently managed adequate for tackling these challenges in good time and with favourable results?