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Dutch Delta Congress in Groningen: urgency and hope hand in hand
How can we keep the Netherlands safe, attractive and liveable, and make it climate-proof? Should we set hard limits on use of ...
Peter Glas to resign as Delta Commissioner in December
Peter Glas is stepping down as the government commissioner for the Delta Programme at the end of the year. He has reached ...
Consortiums work out long-term solutions for sea level rise
Three consortiums of government, knowledge institutes, engineering and design firms, and hydraulic engineers are teaming up to ...
Young people write letter to Delta Commissioner
Four representatives of the new generation wrote a letter to Delta Commissioner Peter Glas that set out their vision for the ...
Delta Commissioner Peter Glas: Yardstick provides good direction for climate-resilient construction
The Cabinet today presented the yardstick that will be used as a basis by government authorities and developers for working on ...
Netherlands needs to prepare better for extreme rainfall
Raise awareness that severe floods are also possible in the Netherlands. Provide people with action perspectives that are ...
Response from Delta Commissioner Peter Glas to Cabinet decision about the leading role of water and soil
“The limits of the water and soil system are coming into view more and more often and in more and more locations,” states Delta ...
Dutch Delta Congress in Haarlem: "Let’s get on with it!"
Accelerating climate adaptation: what are the options? How can we connect major challenges? How can we meet current spatial ...
Possible measures for sea level rise in the future
We have been witnessing the effects of climate change more and more often, and ever more clearly, in recent years. The ...
Delta Commissioner: Accelerate preparations for climate change
The national government, provincial and municipal authorities, and water authorities must accelerate the implementation of the ...