News - Public-private funds flows
19 news items on Public-private funds flows
No follow-up audit of public broadcasting
The Netherlands Court of Audit informed the House of Representatives by letter of 6 April 2023 that it would not honour a request ...
Hidden costs of the National Energy Retrofit Fund
The National Energy Retrofit Fund (ERF) is a scheme to make homes sustainable. By the end of 2021, the fund (initially called the ...
No large-scale logging, but also no national insight into results of forest management
Uncertain whether forest management will achieve intended results The image that has emerged in recent years that ...
EU grants make a difference, but do not necessarily meet the greatest challenges
More than €7 billion spent in 7 years: recipients satisfied The Netherlands spent more than €7.4 billion in EU grants in ...
Implementation of government policy should not disadvantage citizens and democracy
Parliament and the government must have a proper understanding of the consequences for citizens and business, and also for ...
Make advance agreements on the additional €8.5 billion released for education
In a letter to the House of Representatives, the Minister of Education, Culture and Science and the Minister for Primary and ...
NPO unable to manage public broadcasting efficiently
Broadcasting companies provide NPO with too little information on television programme costs The Dutch Public Broadcaster (NPO) ...
Strengthen the position of local audit offices
The Netherlands Court of Audit commented in a letter to the House of Representatives of 28 November 2019 on the need to ...
Billions placed in revolving funds but little accountability
The Dutch government is increasingly using revolving funds to achieve social goals, for example to encourage domestic energy ...
Government influence on state holdings less than intended under government policy
Government holds shares in 37 companies; annual dividend of €3 to 5 billion