The Netherlands Scientific Council for Government Policy (WRR) is an independent advisory body for government policy. Our task is to provide science-based strategic policy advice to the Dutch government and Parliament on strategic issues that are likely to have significant long-term social and political consequences.
Essay: Time and space for policy
05-10-2023 | 09:00
In the light of the major social issues facing the Netherlands and its European partners, research-based policy advice is ...
Migration diversity workshop at IMISCOE conference
01-08-2023 | 10:00
At the beginning of July, the WRR organised the workshop Migration diversity & social cohesion: Authors meet critics. The ...
Third Flemish Binoculars Symposium
15-06-2023 | 10:00
The third edition of the Flemish Binoculars Symposium, entitled ‘Why and how to explore the future? And what role does science ...
Czech delegation visits WRR
06-06-2023 | 10:00
On 6 June, a Czech delegation visited the WRR. The delegation consisted of the Government Analytical Unit and the Czech deputy ...
Justice in climate policy more important than ever
26-05-2023 | 11:00
Dutch society faces enormous challenges in the coming decades. Greenhouse gases must be reduced. We are going to make the country ...
External evaluation of the WRR
26-04-2023 | 10:00
Once every five years, the Netherlands Scientific Council for Government Policy (WRR) is being evaluated. How is the WRR ...