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Delta Programme 2018, measures to reduce the impact of extreme weather

In order to minimise the impact of waterlogging, heat, drought, and urban flooding, this year’s Delta Programme is the first to ...

News item | 19-09-2017 | 15:15

National Delta Conference 2017, registration is now open!

The National Delta Conference, “Continuing the work on a sustainable and safe delta”, will be held on 2 November 2017 in the WTC ...

News item | 04-09-2017 | 14:53

Rivierenland gives impetus to implementation of spatial adaptation

By 2050, all of the Netherlands must have been “climate-proofed”. The policy plans to achieve this must be ready by 2020. Some ...

News item | 11-07-2017 | 17:25

Delta Programme Commissioner recommends tailored approach for Uitdam dyke

The Markermeer dyke near Uitdam should be groyned on the outside; the inland bank needs constructive improvement. This is the ...

News item | 27-06-2017 | 16:00

Delta Programme Commissioner opens Haringvliet freshwater intake station

Today, Delta Programme Commissioner Wim Kuijken opened the new Haringvliet intake station, operated by Evides Waterbedrijf. Lake ...

News item | 20-06-2017 | 20:28

New Parliamentary Standing Committee brought up to date on Delta Programme

On Thursday morning, 8 June the Delta Programme Commissioner was invited to meet with the House of Representatives Standing ...

News item | 09-06-2017 | 09:28

Delta Programme Commissioner visits Millingerwaard and longitudinal erosion control dams

On Wednesday, 31 May Delta Programme Commissioner Wim Kuijken visited two outstanding projects in the Netherlands. In the ...

News item | 01-06-2017 | 14:57

Delta Programme Commissioner visits KWA Stichtse Rijnlanden

On Tuesday, 16 May Delta Programme Commissioner Wim Kuijken paid a working visit to the Stichtse Rijnlanden district water board. ...

News item | 17-05-2017 | 14:34

Water-conscious construction on Marken peninsula

On 15 May, Mayor Luzette Wagenaar-Kroon of the municipality of Waterland presented the report entitled Marken boven Water deel ...

News item | 16-05-2017 | 19:43

Delta Programme Commissioner visits climate-adaptive city of Breda

On Friday, 12 May Delta Programme Commissioner Wim Kuijken paid a working visit to the city of Breda. The visit was scheduled ...

News item | 15-05-2017 | 09:59