Karel Mulder the Rome ‘Climatechange’ challenge!

When you travel to the partner in Rome for a 'Waterfront Climate SOS' project, you are focused on your mission: consultation, making project reports, editing case studies. But when you arrive, you find yourself in a severe heat wave. A sweltering…

Germaine Sanders Rome experiences

The waters of the Tiber are the lifeline of this eternal city. The city of millions from antiquity that, after periods of decay, was repeatedly rebuilt with stones from the past and with the grandeur of our own time. The sea, which received…

Karen Jonkers Crossing ‘The Sont’

Karen Jonkers (CPONH) on her way to Stockholm; driving to the 30-days 'SOS Climate Waterfront' project session of Stockholm May-June 2022, overthinks the differences of the effects of sea-level rise of Denmark and Sweden. In Sweden the land…

Rome – By drawing you see more

Germaine Sanders feels Rome, enjoys her Rome Secondment for 'SOS Climate Waterfront' initiative; by drawing, drawing and drawing all the way, from the morning to the evening. Her first impression were the seven hills of Rome, the city foundation.…

Rome – Coastal erosion measures

Karel Mulder's observations and experiences during his secondment-visit in Rome We have a beautiful Dutch showpiece: the sand engine, a great solution for strengthening endangered parts of the coast and creating new coastal nature with only…

The Dutch NL-Team complete, travelling starts

The H2020 Marie Curie ‘SOS Climate Waterfront’ program has 160 secondment trips of which the NL-Team has the honour to complete 16 (10%) of them. After two years of shutdown due to covid-19, travel will start again. For the following 5 events…

Webinar 1 April: Climate-change influencing our Food-on-the-table

We can use this period of silence in travelling to discuss issues of climate change and what the impact is to residents of coastal areas. Therefore this mini-webinar of only 1,5 hours was organized, to discuss the influence of climate change…

Hogere dijken te laag voor Nederland

Zeespiegelstijging en tegelijk stijgen ook binnenlandse  dijken voor Nederland geen oplossing - Prof. Maarten Kleinhans (UU) Lees het hele verhaal op NU.nl.

The Climate Adaptation Summit 2021

We were there! We especially enjoyed the sessions: "water" and "resilience".

Naturalism for resilient coastal cities

Naturalism ideology for resilient coastal cities; blog Fred Sanders Amazing the article of 'Marcel aan de Burgh' in Dutch NRC Newspaper today; giving an overview of us humansbeings and out approach to nature. How we since Descartes in the…

Secondment report Finland 2020

Researching climate-change impact on Finland coastal areas; the changing conditions for the land and its prospects; how this influences the economy and liveability for the inhabitants and enterprises. Special interest is the resilient cooperation…

Secondment report Lisbon 2019

Researching climate-change impact on Lisbon coastal city of Portugal; the changing conditions for the city and its prospects; how this influences the economy and liveability for the citizens and enterprises. Special interest is the resilient…

Klimaat verandering eeuwenlang

Klimaatverandering door de eeuwen heen Met verbazing en interesse het boek ‘De aarde over tienduizend jaar’ van 'Salomon Kroonenberg' gelezen. Fascinerend hoe hij beschrijft dat wij mensen ten opzichte van de geschiedenis en…

Secondment report Thessaloniki 2019

SECONDMENT REPORT Jelle-Jochem Duits Thessaloniki 2019 Klick for the report: JJD Sec. Report d Thessaloniki 2020 JJFS2