The Netherlands Institute for Social Research (Social en Cultureel Planbureau, SCP), which conducts research into the social aspects of all areas of government policy, published a report on “Social and Cultural Developments 2023” on 14 April 2023. In the Nieuwsuur broadcasting from 13 April, Pearl Dykstra, Professor of Empirical Sociology and PDPC Social Sciences Lead praised the SCP for its research and longitudinal studies, and their role in tracking and analysing social changes in Dutch society over a long period of time. “After the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic SCP published a rapport, stating that younger people instead of older people are struggling during the pandemic, contrary to what was predicted. Valuable information” Pearl Dykstra.
Watch the episode of Nieuwsuur witch includes an interview with Pearl Dykstra. (Dutch)
Date: May 16th, 2023
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