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Work programme for 2021-2022

Work Programme
25 February 2021 - The work programme summarises the advisory topics, the latest status, and the schedule going forward.

Work programme 2021-2022 has been announced

1 March 2021 - 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.

Hydrogen: an indispensable part of a sustainable economy

Press release
Rli - 25 January 2021
Climate-neutral hydrogen is an indispensable link in the future supply of energy and feedstocks. However, a market for climate-neutral hydrogen will not simply materialise .....

Advisory report Hydrogen: the missing link

25 January 2021 - On 25 January 2021, the Council presented its advisory report to the Dutch government's Director-General of Climate and Energy, Sandor Gaastra, at a public online .....

Accessibility policy focuses too much on expanding infrastructure

Press release
Rli - 10 February 2021
In accessibility policy, the focus is too one-sided, concentrating on eliminating traffic congestion and investing in new infrastructure projects. Other solutions, such as .....

Reviewing nature policy

Work in progress
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.

Rli commences advisory report Position and future of the system of housing associations

25 January 2021 - To what social challenges can and should housing associations contribute efficiently and effectively, in the decades to come? The advisory report is scheduled to be issued in .....

Advisory councils sent a joint letter to EU co-legislators to share views on added value of European Climate Change Council

26 March 2021 - 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.

Advisory councils share insights on future European Climate Change Council

22 April 2021 - Upon the invitation of EU institutions, a group of governmental and parliamentary advisory councils on climate change, the environment and sustainable development shared their .....

Digitally Sustainable

Advisory report
Rli - February 2021
Digital technology and data use are changing our society in fundamental ways. These changes are having a major impact on the sustainability of our living environment. How can we create a society that is both digital and sustainable?