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 Advisory Councils

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  •  Title: Raad voor het Landelijk Gebied trans
  •  Title: WRR, Wetenschappelijke Raad voor het Regeringsbeleid trans
  •  Title: Actal, the Dutch Advisory Board on Administrative Burdens trans
Description:  Actal, the Dutch Advisory Board on Administrative Burdens, was established as an independent advisory body in May 2000 to advise the Dutch government on red tape reduction issues. Actal acts as a watchdog and facilitator, giving strong backing to the Dutch government’s own objective to bring about a 25% net reduction in the overall administrative burden on businesses and citizens by 2011.
  •  Title: Advisory Council for Science and Technology Policy (AWT) trans
Description:  The Advisory Council for Science and Technology Policy (AWT) advises the Dutch government and parliament on policy in the areas of scientific research, technological development and innovation.
  •  Title: Council for Health and Society trans
Description:  The Raad voor Maatschappelijke Ontwikkeling (Council for Social Development; RMO) advises the Dutch government on social issues. In its recommendations and reports, the Council examines and explains the significance of new social developments in terms of policy. Central to the Council\\\'s deliberations is the modern citizen in the setting of today\\\'s society. The RMO is an fully independent, impartial body and advises without fear or favour
  •  Title: Council for Public Administration trans
Description:  The Council for Public Administration [Raad voor het openbaar bestuur – Rob] is an advisory body of the government and parliament. The councils are independent and are established by law. They can issue advice when requested or on their own initiative.
  •  Title: Council for the Environment and Infrastructure (Rli) trans
Description:  The Council for the Environment and Infrastructure (Rli) is the primary strategic advisory board for the Dutch government and parliament in matters relating to the physical environment and infrastructure
  •  Title: Education Council of the Netherlands trans
Description:  These pages offer information about the Education Council. Some recommendations are available in English.
  •  Title: Electoral Council (Kiesraad) trans
Description:  The Electoral Council (Kiesraad) advises the government and both Houses of Parliament on practical matters relating to elections or questions of franchise. The Council also acts as the central polling station in parliamentary elections and elections to the European Parliament.
  •  Title: Financial Relations Council trans
Description:  The Financial Relations Council [Raad voor de financiële verhoudingen – Rfv] is an advisory body of the government and parliament. The councils are independent and are established by law. They can issue advice when requested or on their own initiative.