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Towards a Comprehensive Framework for Adaptive Delta Management This report provides an overview of new approaches emerging in several deltas that can be labelled under the heading of Adaptive Delta Management.
Marcel Marchand (Deltares) and Fulco Ludwig (Wageningen UR-Alterra), Monday 30 June 2014
Final report on the Delta Alliance Young Professionals Award activity This reports describes all the activities undertaken by Delta Alliance in a chronological order within the framework the Delta Alliance Young Professionals Award. It also reports on the successful follow-up activities of the Award Winning teams, which have substantially increased the chance to bring the Award winning solutions into practice.
Delta Alliance Secretary, Monday 30 June 2014
Final programme online! Deltas in Times of Climate Change II, 24-26 September 2014 It is an exciting programme with three days of plenaries and more than 100 parallel sessions. Sessions that are interesting for scientists, practitioners and politicians working on climate change adaptation. During the conference there will be plenty of time to meet with interesting people from around the world and extend your network.
Deltas in Times of Climate Change II, Rotterdam, Wednesday 18 June 2014
Ecological impacts of land reclamation on large river delta wetlands in China: field trips to the Netherlands A Chinese delegation had been visiting Dutch institutions and field working for one week in May 2014, as part of the project: 'Ecological impacts of land reclamation on large river delta wetlands in China: Mechanisms and ecological restoration"
Delta Alliance Secretary, Tuesday 17 June 2014
Floods in Bangladesh; Delta's are highlighted in interview by Nature With the Ganges–Brahmaputra delta sinking, the race is on to protect millions of people from future flooding. This article mentions also the Bangladesh Delta Plan, and is quoting a number of scientists related to the Delta Alliance.
Nature, Wednesday 9 April 2014
Reactive versus anticipative adaptive management of Deltas; The Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta and the Rhine-Meuse Delta compared In this paper Californian Adaptive Management (AM) and Dutch Adaptive Delta Management (ADM) are compared. The concepts are introduced in a policy context to deal with prevailing types of uncertainty in water management in the Californian Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta and the Dutch Rhine-Meuse Delta respectively.
T.J. Vlieg and M. Zandvoort in Water Governance, Friday 17 January 2014
Delta Alliance Newsletter (December 2013) In this issue you find news, publications and information on different topics, events, such as the progress review, the announcement of our new director, and new projects.
Delta Alliance Secretary, Thursday 19 December 2013
Two new Delta Alliance publications Delta Alliance has issued in 2013 two more key publications.
Delta Alliance Secretary, Monday 16 December 2013
Vulnerability and Resilience Assessment Ayeyarwady Delta, Myanmar Following the 2008 flooding disaster there is a clear need for an assessment of vulnerability and resilience of the Ayeyarwady delta. Since it is unknown how much data would be available and whether the right experts could be found to contribute to the project a two phase approach was proposed.
Delta Alliance Secretary, Friday 13 December 2013
Action Platform for Source to Sea Management – Delta Alliance one of the founding fathers During 2013, the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) has engaged a range of actors working with freshwater, coastal and marine issues to explore the potential of establishing a more long-term collaboration platform and seek solutions to the challenges surrounding the governance and management of natural resources in the source to sea continuum. Delta Alliance is one of the founding fathers of the Action Platform for Source to Sea Management and is in good company of several international and UN organisations dealing with the issue.
Delta Alliance Secretary, Tuesday 10 December 2013
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