Throughout the world workshops, seminars, conferences and trainings are being held in order to cope with the challenges in delta regions. The Delta Alliance aims to connect and contribute to a number of these events. The events as outlined on this page are either (co-)organised by the Delta Alliance, organised by Delta Alliance partners or are relevant for persons working on delta issues worldwide.

Upcoming Delta Alliance events and delta events with DA participation

Delta Design in Times of Climate Crisis - International Conference (5-6 March 2020) The conference will focus on urbanization in delta's from the perspectives of architecture, ecology, engineering and policy. Delta design is discussed here not only as an approach to deal with highly dynamic landscapes but rather as a fundamental shift in the way urbanization is addressed by design — as a driver of environmental change.
Delta Urbanism
Benin Platform meeting (12 March 2020) Are you looking for an update on Benin’s water sector? Want to discuss reasons to continue working in Benin after bilateral funds (related to water) from the Embassy of the Netherlands phases out in 2021 and how to do this? Want to know more about possible partnerships and funding opportunities? Then you are invited to register.
Netherlands Water Partnership
Tenth International Symposium on Land Subsidence (20-24 April 2020, the Netherlands) Call for abstracts open: New innovative technologies and approaches are needed to reduce or, in the best case, to stop land subsidence. TISOLS2020 intends to bring together 300+ international experts to share the latest research and insights on natural and anthropogenic land-level lowering.
Adaptation Futures 2020 in India (27-30 April 2020) The 6th International Climate Change Adaptation Conference envisages to advance the overall theme of 'accelerating adaptation action and knowledge to support action'. The conference seeks to explore this overarching need through multiple thematic tracks.

Past Events

Webinar: Ten Principles for Good Co-Production in African Weather and Climate Services (5 September 2019) In this webinar, co-production principles discerned from 18 case studies across Africa, as part of the on-going development of a climate services co-production manual, will be shared. The webinar will use examples from specific case studies to demonstrate how each principle can be put into use, as well as practical tips.
Saline Futures Conference (10-13 September 2019, the Netherlands) The conference will take place on 10-13 September 2019 in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands). Addressing Climate Change and Food Security, Building a community of science and practice on saline agriculture.
International conference on Coastal Management (24-26 September 2019, France) This ninth coastal management conference will look at how new approaches to coastal engineering can integrate with local planning and ‘place-shaping’ to encourage visionary adaptation to coastal change.
Institution of Civil Engineers
Cairo Water Week (20-24 October 2019, Egypt) Cairo Water Week 2019 will address the main theme “Responding to Water Scarcity” through five sub-themes overarching a broad spectrum of the water scarcity.
Source-to-Sea: connecting the dots between land and ocean (4 February 2020) In preparation for the upcoming UN Ocean Conference, the Kingdom of the Netherlands organises a lunch meeting in which the importance of a holistic land-ocean-water approach will be discussed. Invitees are Heads of Delegation, Permanent Representatives and Experts attending the UN Preparatory Meeting for the 2020 UN Ocean Conference.
Delta Alliance Secretariat
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