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.
New legislation allows for the testing of cars with remote drivers
24-11-2017 | 16:30
The Netherlands has moved a step closer to the introduction of self-driving vehicles on public roads. The House of...
UN Climate Summit: wide support for new climate centre set up in the Netherlands
14-11-2017 | 15:30
At the international climate summit in Bonn, Minister Cora van Nieuwenhuizen (Infrastructure and Water Management) called for...
Study: hyperloop opens up opportunities for the Netherlands
09-10-2017 | 11:30
Today, Minister Schultz van Haegen (Infrastructure and the Environment) presented a feasibility study into hyperloops to the...
Delta Programme 2018, Measures to reduce the impact of extreme weather
19-09-2017 | 15:30
In order to minimise the impact of waterlogging, heat, drought, and urban flooding, this year’s Delta Programme is the first to...
Increasing mobility in a more sustainable country
19-09-2017 | 15:15
Next year, the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment will be investing 6.2 billion euros in infrastructure, in order...
More collaboration with China to sustainabilise the economy
15-09-2017 | 09:09
The further sustainabilisation of the economy calls for knowledge sharing and close collaboration between the government...