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A practical approach to resilience
Standard approach to flood risk management appears to disadvantage the most vulnerable
Dutch scientists chart coastal flooding in the future: 50% more people at risk in 2080
Deltares and the University of Western Australia work together on (global) water and offshore challenges
Roelof Stuurman urban water and soil expert
Combating subsidence for a resilient New Orleans
Measuring and monitoring groundwater is vital for the city to put a stop to subsidence. If you don’t measure it, you can’t manage it.
Karen Meijer Environmental flows
Looking at hotspots for water-scarcity-related conflicts
We need a much clearer understanding of the interactions between climate change, water scarcity, food production, inequality and social unrest to better identify the countries worldwide where hotspots of water scarcity-related conflicts may emerge in the future.
We are convinced that sharing knowledge benefits everybody’s innovative potential