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Peter Glas to take over from Wim Kuijken with effect from 1 January 2019
Today, Minister Cora van Nieuwenhuizen (Infrastructure and Water Management) announced that she is going to appoint Peter Glas as ...
Fourth IJsselmeer Summit in the province of Fryslân
Yesterday the Delta Programme Commissioner addressed the fourth IJsselmeer Summit in Leeuwarden, at the invitation of member of ...
Delta Programme Commissioner discusses Delta Programme 2019 with Rijkswaterstaat
The day after Prinsjesdag – the official opening of Parliament – the Delta Programme Commissioner paid his traditional visit to ...
Delta Programme 2019, measures to adapt the Netherlands to climate change in time
These past few months, the Netherlands was faced with an unusually long period of drought, which impacted nature, agriculture, ...
Bangladesh Delta Plan endorsed
On 4 September 2018, the National Economic Council of Bangladesh, chaired by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, endorsed the ...
Delta Programme Commissioner visits Drentsche Aa area
On Tuesday, 3 July Delta Programme Commissioner Wim Kuijken visited the province of Drenthe. At the invitation of district water ...
National Coast Day in Petten
On 28 June, some 140 stakeholders attended the National Coast Day. This year’s conference was held in Petten, overlooking the new ...
Attention on climate adaptation during VNG conference in Maastricht
The theme of this year’s annual conference of the Association of Netherlands Municipalities (VNG), held on 26 June 2018, was ...
Visit to Munnikenland: textbook example of a natural climate buffer
On 19 June, the Delta Programme Commissioner was invited to meet with the eight directors of the Natural Climate Buffers ...
Flexible water level management in force for IJsselmeer Region
On 14 June 2018, exactly one hundred years after the old Zuiderzee Act was published in the Government Gazette, Minister Cora van ...