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Land Use Planning as pillar for delta planning in Kenya The Land Use Plan for the Tana River Delta guides the involvement of all stakeholders in this Kenyan Delta. On the 8th of July, the planning for Yala Delta reached a climax when the Governor of Siaya County in Western Kenya signed the Yala Delta Land Use Plan and Strategic Environmental Impact Assessment.
Delta Alliance, Thursday 18 July 2019
Dissertation abstract from Y. Budiyono on Flood risk modeling in Jakarta: development and usefulness in a time of climate change Yus Budiyono graduated in November 2018 at the VU Amsterdam University. In his Thesis, a flood risk model for rapidly assessing flood risk in Jakarta has been set up using information on hazard, exposure and vulnerability, namely 'Damagescanner-Jakarta'. In the model, hazard is represented by inundation maps showing the flood extent and depth for floods with different probabilities and of different severity.
VU Amsterdam University, Friday 12 July 2019
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