Invitation for webinar on better policies for food systems
On 13 April 2021 the OECD and EEAC Network organize a joint webinar on the findings from the OECD’s recently released Making Better Policies for Food Systems report and their implications for food systems policy development programmes.
Advisory councils sent a joint letter to EU co-legislators to share views on added value of European Climate Change Council
In the context of the ongoing negotiations on the EU climate law 12 advisory councils, members of the EEAC Network, sent a letter to EU policy-makers.
Work programme 2021-2022 has been announced
The Minister of Infrastructure and Water Management submitted the Work Programme 2021-2022 of the Council for the Environment and Infrastructure to the House of Representatives.
Managing scarce space
The Netherlands is facing substantial challenges in spatial planning, such as housing, the energy transition and a more sustainable agriculture. Do the new national frameworks for the environment (Omgevingswet, Omgevingsvisie) provide sufficient guidance for taking on these challenges?
Towards an integrated accessibility policy
More and more solutions for accessibility issues are being advanced. Policy choices regarding accessibility are increasingly linked to other challenges in the living environment. How do we arrive at an integrated accessibility policy?
‘Reviewing nature policy’
Nature is of vital importance and the worldwide decline in biodiversity is a cause of great concern. The Rli is exploring how, in the Netherlands, the worrying decline in the quality of the natural environment and biodiversity can be reversed in time to achieve the restoration of resilient nature.
Prospects for farmers
Farmers’ current revenue models are often incompatible with achieving sustainable agriculture. What do we need from the various links in the value chain in order to offer economic prospects to farmers?