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.
Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management
Cleaner water and free passage for migratory fish in the river Rhine
14-02-2020 | 15:45
New agreements between the Rhine basin countries will boost the riverbanks’ resilience against waterlogging and further improve ...
Minister Van Nieuwenhuizen: re-designing the Netherlands to cope with weather extremes
16-01-2020 | 11:27
Rendering the Netherlands resilient against extreme weather, such as torrential rain and prolonged drought, requires additional ...
The Netherlands takes a seat on the International Maritime Organization Council
29-11-2019 | 11:02
During the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Assembly, the Netherlands was elected to the IMO Council. For the next two ...
Mr Ban Ki-Moon, Prime Minister Rutte, and Minister Van Nieuwenhuizen kick off Climate Commission Year of Action
24-09-2019 | 21:07
At the UN Climate Summit in New York, prominent delegates such as former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, Dutch Prime Minister ...
Miami new operating base for Dutch climate expertise office
23-09-2019 | 15:00
The American city of Miami has taken the initiative to set up an office of the Global Center on Adaptation (GCA). It will be a ...
Basics up to par: additional funding for maintenance of roads, waterways, and railroads
17-09-2019 | 15:15
The Dutch infrastructure ranks among the world’s best. Its roads, railroads, bicycle tracks, canals, and rivers are being used by ...