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Lilian van den Aarsen appointed as new Director of the Delta Programme Commissioner’s Staff

On 1 December 2020, Dr L.F.M (Lilian) van den Aarsen will take up the post of Director of the Delta Programme Commissioner’s ...

News item | 05-10-2020 | 15:30

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 ...

News item | 15-09-2020 | 15:15

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 ...

News item | 07-09-2020 | 11:26

Additional national and regional funding to combat drought

For the third year in a row, we are faced with extremely dry weather. The Netherlands needs to adapt to the consequences of ...

News item | 05-06-2020 | 14:04

Delta Programme Commissioner Glas pleased with new Guidelines for Climate-adaptive Construction

Under the auspices of the Delta Plan on Spatial Adaptation, local governments all across the Netherlands are working hard on ...

News item | 18-05-2020 | 14:06

Delta Congress to go online

The Delta Congress that was scheduled to take place in the MECC Maastricht conference centre on 12 November 2020 will be ...

News item | 15-05-2020 | 14:01

Delta Conference 2020 in Maastricht

In these times of immediate crisis and concerns about the outbreak of the corona virus, working on the long-term Delta Programme ...

News item | 01-04-2020 | 14:00

National event in Utrecht kicks off Sea Level Rise Knowledge Programme

On Thursday, 5 March last, more than 140 delegates gathered in the Muntgebouw conference centre in Utrecht for the first national ...

News item | 07-03-2020 | 12:19

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 ...

News item | 14-11-2019 | 21:30

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 & ...

News item | 21-10-2019 | 15:29