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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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...