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  1. Capacity to act: from test to tools

    In response to the report Why knowing what to do is not enough, the government has decided to place more emphasis on citizens’ ...

    News item | 12-01-2021 | 11:00

  2. WRR explores need for reflection on role of the police

    The role of the police is to ensure law and order, protect security, and provide support and assistance in an emergency. These ...

    News item | 30-11-2020 | 14:15

  3. Chair Corien Prins contributed to the DFiR-Conference 2020

    On Tuesday 24 November 2020, the Danish Council for Research and Innovation Policy organized a virtual conference on science ...

    News item | 26-11-2020 | 00:00

  4. The Springer Series: Research for Policy

    In this series, we are publishing research by the Netherlands Council for Government Policy (WRR) that is relevant to the ...

    News item | 13-10-2020 | 10:45

  5. WRR part of JRC workshop ‘science for policymaking’

    The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of robust scientific advice to policymakers. To promote sound ...

    News item | 07-10-2020 | 14:54

  6. WRR launches Climate Policy project

    Global climate change has a serious impact on the Netherlands in many different ways. The country is grappling not only with the ...

    News item | 05-10-2020 | 13:42

  7. The WRR addresses the theme of business and society

    The WRR has added the project ‘ Business and Society’ to its work programme. A good relationship between business and society is ...

    News item | 07-07-2020 | 16:55

  8. ESAF meeting on scientific advice during the COVID-19 crisis

    On Wednesday 24 June 2020, the European Science Advisors Forum (ESAF) organized a virtual meeting in response to the COVID-19 ...

    News item | 01-07-2020 | 13:58

  9. Society needs greater resilience to tackle COVID-19 crisis

    The COVID-19 crisis is already having a huge economic, social and political impact. While a great deal of effective action has ...

    News item | 22-06-2020 | 10:19

  10. WRR discusses artificial intelligence with French National Academy of Technologies

    WRR researchers Erik Schrijvers and Haroon Sheikh spoke recently with members of the Ethics Committee of the National Academy of ...

    News item | 14-05-2020 | 00:00