The Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management is committed to improving quality of life, access and mobility in a clean, safe and sustainable environment. The Ministry strives to create an efficient network of roads, railways, waterways and airways, effective water management to protect against flooding, and improved air and water quality.
The Netherlands signs international treaty on the safe and environmentally sound recycling of ships
20-02-2019 | 17:00
On 20 February 2019, at a meeting of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), the Netherlands ratified the Hong Kong ...
Fast train to Germany and national train subway system
07-02-2019 | 11:21
By 2040, travellers will be able to use a subway-like train service on national urban rings, good connections to other routes via ...
Minister Van Nieuwenhuizen: dire necessity for worldwide policy to combat weather extremes and the impact of climate change
25-01-2019 | 11:05
Increasing damage caused by extreme weather and not being prepared for changes in the climate: according to the new Global Risk ...
State Secretary Van Veldhoven brings circular front runners to the Netherlands
25-01-2019 | 10:10
The Platform for Accelerating the Circular Economy (PACE) is relocating to the Netherlands. On the recommendation of State ...
First reusable flyover in the Netherlands
14-01-2019 | 10:50
Today saw the introduction of the first reusable concrete flyover in the Netherlands. The flyover bears dismantling without any ...
State Secretary Van Veldhoven forges circular coalition during Climate Summit
13-12-2018 | 10:26
At the Climate Summit in Katowice, five countries unanimously decided to make the circular economy a permanent agenda item. Under ...