Throughout the world workshops, seminars, conferences and trainings are being held in order to cope with the challenges in delta regions. Delta Alliance aims to connect and contribute to a number of these events. The events as outlined on this page are either co-organized by Delta Alliance, organized by Delta Alliance partners or are relevant for persons working on delta issues worldwide.
Upcoming Delta Alliance events and delta events with DA participation
|Webinar: Modelling and Integrated Assessment: Overcoming data issues and barriers to integrated modelling in practice (26 September 2017, 16:00 CEST) Modelling and Integrated assessment: Overcoming data issues and barriers to integrated modelling in practice This webinar discusses two common challenges: The 1st relates to recognizing and obtaining good quality data, namely typical fault patterns and the selection of proper tools for their detection. The 2nd challenged addressed will be the barriers that are preventing the application of an integrated model for decision support in urban water management. The webinar introduces a systematic way to increase receptivity towards integrated models.
IWA, International Water Association
|Adaptation Futures 2018, Dialogues for Solutions (11-14 June 2018) The conference will bring together diverse actors working in climate adaptation to learn from and stimulate each other in what they do and how they do it: academic and applied researchers, professionals in consulting and other roles, policymakers and managers, civil society, business, those working in international bodies and multilateral bodies. |
|IWA Water and Development Congress & Exhibition 2017 (13-16 November 2017) IWA’s Water and Development Congress series aims to catalyse transformational change and support transition to new ways of managing water resources and delivering water services. |
Delta Alliance Argentina Wing
|Achtste Nationaal Deltacongres (2 november 2017) Het Nationaal Deltacongres 2017 vindt plaats op donderdag 2 november in het WTC EXPO Leeuwarden. Zet de datum alvast in uw agenda, want het wordt weer een gevarieerde en interessante dag! Iedereen die betrokken is bij en geïnteresseerd is in het Deltaprogramma, is welkom op het congres: maatschappelijke organisaties, bedrijfsleven, kennisinstellingen en overheden. |
|WWW Stockholm, Climate Change Adaptation to Face Water Challenges (29 August 2017) Invitation to attend the Delta Alliance Egypt Wing showcase workshop.
Delta Alliance Egypt Wing
|Vietnam Red River Delta issues and initiatives (1 August 2017) In August 01, 2017, the Vietnam Red River Delta Wing organise a meeting to discuss about issues causing decrease of water level in the Red River and measures likely applied to solve the problem. |
Delta Alliance Vietnam Red River Wing
|Second Ministerial Conference and Working Group Meeting (28-29 July 2017) As the incumbent Chair of the Delta Coalition, Bangladesh will host the Second Ministerial Conference and Working Group Meeting with the overarching theme ‘Sustainable Delta for Life’. |
|Webinar: Adaptive Delta Management: Opportunities and Barriers (29 June 2017) The world’s river deltas and coastal cities are becoming increasingly vulnerable due to pressures from climate change, rising sea levels, and growing populations. Governments plan infrastructure and policies to achieve resilience to (future) pressures endangering a safe living environment in deltas.
This webinar aims to identify under which conditions and with what modifications ADM can be successfully applied elsewhere. Based on experience and expert opinions, the applicability of ADM in other adaptive planning contexts such as Vietnam, Bangladesh and the U.S. will be reviewed. |
Delta Alliance / Deltares
|Webinar: Rural urban linkages combining safety and quality of living in delta cities, part 2 (16 June 2017) In the first webinar a framework of combined urban and delta development has been developed. Now it will be further developed by in depth analysis of two cases: Hatirjheel in Dhaka and Lentse Bocht in Nijmegen. Both used the urban natural system as a basis for urban development, combining different investments in reducing flood risks and ameliorating green and urban quality. |
Delta Alliance / Wageningen Environmental Research (Alterra)