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Peter Glas on Limburg flooding: ‘Solution always involves a combination of measures’
The flooding in Limburg, Belgium, and Germany has called extensive attention to the main themes of the National Delta Programme. ...
Administrators and managers ready for De Staart!
In the debate held on 2 July, administrators and managers from the region Dordrecht discussed the results of the study. Read more.
Delta Programme 2021: Accelerating and intensifying in order to achieve the goals for 2050
In the years ahead, we will be facing a major challenge in terms of achieving our flood protection, freshwater availability, and ...
Texel Fresh Future project officially launched
On Friday, 28 August 2020, a festive gathering and the drawing of the first drain marked the official launch of the “Texel Fresh ...
Delta Conference 2019: The next big thing will be a lot of small things
‘When the water will come.’ With those words, Zeeland resident Ms Ria Geluk, a survivor of the 1953 flood disaster, opened the ...
Utrecht Water & Climate partners joining forces to climate-proof region
‘The climate is changing, and we are changing along with it by pooling our water and climate resources in a new regional Water & ...
Delta Programme Commissioner on working visit to Drenthe
On Monday, 14 October Delta Programme Commissioner Peter Glas paid a working visit to FLUVIUS, a collaborative set-up in the ...
Delta Programme Commissioner declares Prins Hendrik Sand Dyke “Delta proof”
It took ten years of close collaboration, consultation, and process formation. But once the die had been cast and the unique dyke ...
Governments investing in climate-proofing the Netherlands
On 20 November, the national government, municipalities, provinces, and district water boards signed the Administrative Agreement ...
Delta Programme Commissioner accepts Preferential Decision on Gorinchem-Waardenburg dyke improvement
On Monday, 19 November Delta Programme Commissioner Wim Kuijken visited the Gorinchem-Waardenburg dyke improvement project. Here, ...