Economic, Social and Territorial Situation of the Netherlands

15-10-2013

This note provides an overview of the Netherlands, of its political, economic and administrative system, and of its National Strategic Reference Framework for the 2007-2013 period. The paper also gives an insight into the Dutch position on the future of cohesion policy. The note has been drawn up in preparation for the visit to the Netherlands by a delegation from the Committee on Regional Development.

This note provides an overview of the Netherlands, of its political, economic and administrative system, and of its National Strategic Reference Framework for the 2007-2013 period. The paper also gives an insight into the Dutch position on the future of cohesion policy. The note has been drawn up in preparation for the visit to the Netherlands by a delegation from the Committee on Regional Development.