Events

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

ESPA Deltas Project Final Conference: Sustainable Development Goals in Deltas (22-23 November 2016) The conference will disseminate the results from the ESPA (Ecosystem Services for Poverty Alleviation) Deltas project in the broader context of the SDGs. Experience from a number of other deltas from across the globe will be presented and the next steps to further develop, transfer and operationalise these insights will be considered.
Call for abstracts EGU 2017: Sustainable management of river deltas under pressure (23-28 April 2017) Invitation to submit an abstract to the EGU session ‘Sustainable management of river deltas under pressure’, which will be held at the EGU General Assembly 2017, 23-28 April 2017, Vienna, Austria.
Adaptation Futures 2018 (11-14 June 2018) Information will follow.

Past Events

Sustainable Development Goals in Deltas (22/23-11-2016) This conference will disseminate the results from the ESPA Deltas project in the broader context of the SDGs. Experience from a number of other deltas from across the globe will be presented and the next steps to further develop, transfer and operationalise these insights will be considered.
'Transition towards Sustainable Delta Cities’ 19-10-2016 event during Habitat III, Conference Habitat III is the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development. This conference will result in a concise, focused, forward-looking and action-oriented outcome document. Delta Alliance will co-organise the networking event of the Delta Coalition ‘Transition towards Sustainable Delta Cities’ on 19 October 2016.
Delta Alliance Secretary
California and the Netherlands to host Climate-Smart Agriculture Webinar on 7 July 2016 This webinar will feature presentations and discussions addressing salinity in specialty crops within California’s Central Valley and delta areas in North-Western Europe.
University of California’s World Food Center & Wageningen University and Research
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