The Netherlands is a low-lying country with an abundance of water, such as the sea, the IJsselmeer, and the rivers. The Delta Programme is in place to protect the Netherlands from flooding and to ensure a sufficient supply of freshwater.
- What is the Delta Programme?
- Delta Programme 2017
- Delta Decisions
- Publications of the Delta Programme
Delta Decision on Flood Risk Management legally embedded
The Netherlands is going to implement new flood risk management standards for its dykes, dams, and dunes. Rather than focusing...
Delta Programme Commissioner receives final report on Delta study
Organise the learning capacity of the Delta Programme, anchor the adaptive approach, and create a basis for joint...
Delta Programme Commissioner addresses National Climate Summit 2016
How do we translate the Paris climate agreement into concrete actions in the Netherlands? That was the key question today...