Stéphanie IJff

expert on Nature-Based Solutions

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Stephanie IJff is passionate about finding natural solutions to societal challenges. Therefore, she works as researcher in coastal nature-based solutions. She is specialised in the effects of sand nourishment on ecological dune development. Stephanie has been involved in research on the Hondsbossche Dunes, Sand Motor, Spanjaards Duin and Natuurlijk Veilig (ecological impact of nourishment). To scale up the worldwide implementation of nature-based solutions, she has worked on a variety of guidelines, websites and training programmes related to nature-based solutions. Governance of NBS projects has her special interest, therefor Stephanie coordinates the Marker Wadden governance research track.

Working experience

2016 - present Deltares Medior advisor/researcher Nature-based solutions