Here you can find the latest updates from the Delta Alliance network, Delta Alliance newsletters, and news items on deltas and climate change. Items older than two months are stored in the Archive section:
Course: Managing risk and hazards in the face of natural disaster (March 31-April 11, 2014) Natural hazards are a well-known phenomenon to humankind. However, there are strong indicators to suggest that the frequency and intensity of climate-related natural hazards will continue to increase under the effect of global warming. Climate change impacts pose a real and considerable threat to communities living in hot-spots of vulnerability to extreme meteorological and hydrological events
Wageningen UR Centre for Development Innovation, Thursday 28 November 2013
Report Delta Planning Training Workshop - Myanmar 21-25 October 2013 The aim of the training workshop was to bring together professionals from river deltas like the Mekong Delta, Ganges-Brahmaputra Delta, Ayeyarwady Delta, Nile Delta and Ciliwung Delta who play / or will play key roles in delta planning and make them aware of different types of planning approaches, identify feasible approaches and methods given the local contexts and share experiences including those from the Netherlands.
UNESCO-IHE, Wageningen UR, Delta Alliance and others, Friday 22 November 2013