RIVM – Partner 4

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Rijsinstituut Voor Volksgezondheid En Milieu (RIVM)

As an agency of the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport, the National Institute for Public

Health and the Environment (Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu, RIVM) is a

governmental research and knowledge institute providing policy support to the Dutch

government.

RIVM performs tasks to safeguard and promote public health and environmental quality in

the Netherlands. In its role as trusted advisor, RIVM provides the government with

impartial advice on infectious diseases, vaccination programmes, population

screening, life style, nutrition, medicinal products and medical devices, environment,

sustainability, safety and security.