EcoShape Building With Nature Newsletter February 2017
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Online course Building with Nature

Would you like to learn more about Building with Nature? Follow the free online course from TUDelft and Ecoshape in which you can still enroll. In five weeks you will learn both ecological and engineering principles, be able to explain why they are important, and how they are applied in a number of case studies. Read more

Martin Baptist nominated for engineering prize

Ecoshape project manager Martin Baptist, senior scientist at Wageningen Marine Research, is one of the nominees for the annual Prince Friso engineering prize of the Royal Dutch Institute of Engineers (KIVI). Read more

Progress report Houtribdijk Pilot

The progress report for the Houtribdijk Pilot project is now available in Dutch. At the moment the project team is preparing the handover of the pilot section to the project team working on the reinforcement of the Houtribdijk. Read more

Germany helps to scale up BwN Indonesia

The German Environment Ministry has granted financial support under its International Climate Initiative to scale up the running Building with Nature pilot project in Indonesia. Read more

Building a resilient Scheldt delta

The effects of sea level rise, subsidence, degradation of nature, and navigability for increasingly larger ships affect this area at present and will do so in the future. How can we deal with these issues? Read more

Navigating a changing climate

The role the ‘With Nature’ initiatives can play in climate change mitigation and adaptation will be explored as part of the forthcoming Navigating a Changing Climate conference in Brussels, Belgium on 27th – 28th March 2017 Read more

World Wetlands Day

This year’s theme of World Wetlands Day on February 2nd focussed on the role of healthy wetlands and how they help us cope with extreme weather events and disasters. 
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Annual Report 2016

We completed a lot of work in the projects in 2016. We were able to share the knowledge we acquired during the process in a range of communication and dissemination activities. We will review the highlights and main developments in this annual report. Read more
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