annual report 2021

The year 2021 was a year of transition, strengthening, making an impact and transfer. ‘Whatever happens, sitting back is not an option’ was the conclusion of the project group that examined four future scenarios after the pension reform. This also applies to Netspar as an organisation. Transition to a new system for which Netspar was considered and, after various positive evaluations, also the transition to a new work program 2023-2027. In the preparation of this transition, Netspar continued with research, publications, keeping the website up to date and has strengthened itself with no fewer than four new partners. Connecting science and practice, that is our added value.

We will give a brief, three-part review of the year 2021:

Also read:
Interview with one of our partners, Kenan Yildirim, General Manager of Shell Pension Bureau Netherlands: “Both boards strongly believe in data-driven decision making based on scientific insights”.

In the infographic we highlight a number of moments, publications and conferences that we are particularly proud of. Of course this is just a selection of what Netspar has achieved the previous year. Therefore, the different elements of the infographic are clickable, if you are curious for more information.

Key facts and figures 2021

Furthermore, the Annual Report 2021 also includes a financial report.

Previous Annual Reports you can find in our archive.

Netspar, Network for Studies on Pensions, Aging and Retirement, is a thinktank and knowledge network. Netspar is dedicated to promoting a wider understanding of the economic and social implications of pensions, aging and retirement in the Netherlands and Europe.


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