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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.
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 Commissioner recommends: hold on to Meuse Valley flood protection standards
It is advisable to leave the flood protection standards for the Limburg Meuse Valley, as set down in Delta Programme 2015, as ...
Delta Programme Commissioner Peter Glas visits “super sponge” in Spoorzone Zwolle area
Delta Programme Commissioner Peter Glas has visited one of the latest Delta Works in the Zwolle region: the new “super sponge” ...
Urban Genesis as a guide to urban development, with an eye to water and soil issues
In Amersfoort this week, Delta Programme Commissioner Peter Glas received the first copy of a book entitled ‘De stadsgenese’ ...
The Netherlands going full steam ahead with adaptation to climate change
Today, Minister Van Nieuwenhuizen (Infrastructure and Water Management) enlightened the Dutch House of Representatives about the ...
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 ...
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 ...