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Delta Programme Commissioner opens story library: 65 years after the Flood Disaster
‘1953 saw the last flood disaster in our country taking casualties, many casualties. We have learned from that disaster,’ said ...
Presentation of regional Spatial Adaptation manifesto
On Thursday, 7 December representatives from 28 municipalities, the provinces of Gelderland and Utrecht, and the Vallei en Veluwe ...
Eighth national Delta Conference: Continuing the work on a sustainable and safe delta
On Thursday, 2 November, with the words “Everything comes together in water” Ferd Crone, Mayor of Leeuwarden and Chair of the ...
Delta Programme Commissioner impressed by freshwater supply initiatives in South Netherlands
On Thursday 12 October, Delta Programme Commissioner Wim Kuijken visited the southern provinces of the Netherlands, at the ...
Delta Programme Commissioner visits Ameland
At the invitation of Mayor Albert de Hoop and member of the Provincial Executive Henk Staghouwer, Delta Programme Commissioner ...
Delta Programme 2018, measures to reduce the impact of extreme weather
In order to minimise the impact of waterlogging, heat, drought, and urban flooding, this year’s Delta Programme is the first to ...
Rivierenland gives impetus to implementation of spatial adaptation
By 2050, all of the Netherlands must have been “climate-proofed”. The policy plans to achieve this must be ready by 2020. Some ...
Delta Programme Commissioner recommends tailored approach for Uitdam dyke
The Markermeer dyke near Uitdam should be groyned on the outside; the inland bank needs constructive improvement. This is the ...
Delta Programme Commissioner opens Haringvliet freshwater intake station
Today, Delta Programme Commissioner Wim Kuijken opened the new Haringvliet intake station, operated by Evides Waterbedrijf. Lake ...
Delta Programme Commissioner visits Segbroek College
In honour of the school’s 35th anniversary, the Delta Programme Commissioner visited Segbroek College in The Hague today. At the ...