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Work programme 2012-2013

Work Programme
18 October 2011 - This document presents the joint work programme of the Council for the Rural Area, the Council for Transport, Public Works and Water Management and the VROM Council.

Brakes off!

Advisory report
Rli - October 2011
In this advisory report, the Councils call for the acceleration of the Netherlands’ transition to a sustainable energy system based on renewables.

Time for flood safety

Advisory report
Rli - September 2011
This advisory report calls for a shift in focus. Attention should not only be devoted to flood prevention, but to risk management and adequate response procedures.

A sea of opportunity

Advisory report
Rli - September 2011
This advisory report is concerned with the significance of the North Sea to Dutch society.

European agriculture policy as a transition instrument for agriculture and horticulture

Advisory report
Rli - June 2011
This advisory report is concerned with the position to be adopted by the Netherlands in negotiations about the new European Agricultural Policy.

Advice on the future of spatial policy in the Netherlands

Advisory report
Rli - June 2011
This advice contains recommendations for improving the effectiveness of spatial planning within the context of the intended decentralisation of national spatial policy.

Open doors, closed doors

Advisory report
Rli - June 2011
In this advisory report, the Councils examine the problems facing median-income groups on the housing market and suggest potential solutions.

Make room for renewal

Advisory report
Rli - July 2010
This joint advisory report was produced to assist the (then) new government in its deliberations about reducing public expenditure.

Strategic Approach for Safe Chemical and Energy Industries

Advisory report
AGS - August 2009
The Hazardous Substances Council advices the Dutch government to enlarge investments of research in the knowledge area of safety and hazardous substances. Based on an inventory .....

Risk calculations by prescription

Advisory report
AGS - July 2007
In Dutch external safety policy, the acceptability of risk in the area surrounding a hazard is assessed based on a limit value for individual risk (IR). Additionally, changes to .....