Delta Alliance News and Events Archive

Groningen and Rotterdam will accommodate Global Climate Adaptation Centre The Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation will be accommodated in Rotterdam and Groningen. These two cities have reeled in the Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation (GCECA) by jointly submitting the most convincing bid.
GCECA, Thursday 21 September 2017
Delta Alliance Newsletter, August 2017 With news items on: Wings activities, meetings, webinars, Master class, Flood Delta City Index, Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation, publications and agenda.
Delta Alliance Secretariat, Thursday 24 August 2017
Delta Coalition Ministerial Conference 28-29 July 2017, Dhaka, Bangladesh The Delta Coalition, the ‘government to government’ collaboration to enhance resilience in deltas, held its second Ministerial Conference in Dhaka, hosted by Bangladesh in Dhaka.
Sunday 20 August 2017
Meeting report Vietnam Red River Wing: Red River Delta issues and initiatives (1 August 2017) The Red River Delta Wing organised on 1 August a meeting to comprehensively review issues causing the decrease of water level in the Red River and assess the possibility of combining remote sensing and citizen science in solving the problem.
Delta Alliance Vietnam Red River Wing, Thursday 17 August 2017
Meeting report: Ghana Wing 2nd Stakeholders meeting (9 June 2017) The second meeting of the Delta Alliance-Ghana Wing took place on the 9 June 2017 in Accra, Ghana and was organised by the Development Institute with a financial support from Delta Alliance Secretariat, Netherlands. This was a follow-up to the first critical stakeholders’ meeting which took place in February, 2017. This second meeting aimed to define the strategic management framework of the Ghana Wing.
Delta Alliance Ghana Wing, Wednesday 2 August 2017
Meeting report: Resilience of Nile Delta and Adaptation Options under Climate Change (25 May 2017) The Delta Alliance Egypt Wing organised on 25 May 2017 a meeting titled Resilience of Nile Delta and Adaptation Options under Climate Change. The meeting report is now available.
Delta Alliance Egypt Wing, Tuesday 25 July 2017
Meeting report: Sustainable Management of Deltas in Kenya-Policy and Decision Dialogue Round Table Consultative Meeting (26 May 2017) The objective of the workshop was to engage with policy and decision makers as stakeholders drawn from various stakeholders from Lake Victoria Region comprising of 16 counties. and to share experiences from other deltas under Delta Alliance Initiative and to start the Nyando Delta Plan development consultations.
Delta Alliance Kenya Wing, Wednesday 19 July 2017
Kenya and Ghana wing mission report to Ouémé Delta, Cotonou, Benin (3-6 April 2017) The main objective of the mission was to discuss with key Delta stakeholders (NGO, academia, government) preparatory arrangements for creating a plan of action to set up a new Benin wing under the Delta alliance for the sustainable management of initially the Ouémé Delta, create national and international stakeholder support and strengthen the cooperation between the Delta Alliance wings and working groups in West and East Africa as of 2017.
Delta Alliance Secretary, Monday 17 July 2017
Adaptive delta management sessions during ECCA Several sessions at the 3rd European Climate Change Adaptation Conference in Glascow (5-9 June, 2017) have been dedicated to adaptive delta management.
Delta Alliance Secretary, Wednesday 5 July 2017
Website live: Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation (GCECA) The Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation (GCECA) is working to build excellence in order to accelerate progress on climate adaptation, by convening groups of stakeholders worldwide and supporting projects that can increase or measure the impact of actions. It bridges various domains and engages with stakeholders from national, regional and local governments, NGOs, multilateral organisations, businesses, financial parties and knowledge institutions.
The Delta Alliance is partner and a member of the preparatory group.
Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation (GCECA), Wednesday 5 July 2017
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