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Peter Glas to resign as Delta Commissioner in December
Peter Glas is stepping down as the government commissioner for the Delta Programme at the end of the year. He has reached ...
Consortiums work out long-term solutions for sea level rise
Three consortiums of government, knowledge institutes, engineering and design firms, and hydraulic engineers are teaming up to ...
Young people write letter to Delta Commissioner
Four representatives of the new generation wrote a letter to Delta Commissioner Peter Glas that set out their vision for the ...
Delta Commissioner Peter Glas: Yardstick provides good direction for climate-resilient construction
The Cabinet today presented the yardstick that will be used as a basis by government authorities and developers for working on ...
Netherlands needs to prepare better for extreme rainfall
Raise awareness that severe floods are also possible in the Netherlands. Provide people with action perspectives that are ...
Response from Delta Commissioner Peter Glas to Cabinet decision about the leading role of water and soil
“The limits of the water and soil system are coming into view more and more often and in more and more locations,” states Delta ...
Strong sense of urgency at twelfth Delta Congress in Maastricht
Making the Netherlands water-safe and climate-proof requires close cooperation. And all stakeholders need to step up their ...
Sizeable investment in Delta Plan on Freshwater Supply
At the State Opening of Parliament (Prinsjesdag), Minister Barbara Visser of Infrastructure and Water Management announced that ...
Delta Programme Commissioner: Additional funds and action needed for adaptation to climate change
In the next four years, an additional 800 million euros will be needed to eliminate the budget deficit relating to the management ...
Delta Programme Commissioner visits Limburg disaster area: ‘Analysing first, then drawing conclusions’
On the 22nd of June, Delta Programme Commissioner Peter Glas was in Limburg to visit the area hit by flooding.