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Japan and The Netherlands work together on Climate Adaptation

Japan and The Netherlands work together on Climate Adaptation

In 2018 the Japanese country was hit by a typhoon with major floods and victims (220 persons died) as a result. HKV colleagues Bas Kolen and Bob Maaskant, together with two other Dutch experts of Deltares and Rijkswaterstaat, were invited to travel to Hokkkaido in Japan. Read more


Excursion to Kinderdijk for Mozambican staff worker

Excursion to Kinderdijk for Mozambican staff worker

In the period 2015-2017 HKV contributed to the conception of an operational Unit for Flood and Drought Control in Mozambique. A staff worker from the control unit was in the Netherlands this week because of a training for young professionals. Read more


Hands-on training river morphology in Myanmar

Hands-on training river morphology in Myanmar

From 5 to 7 December 2018 HKV gave a hands-on river morphology training to water professionals of government agencies and knowledge institutes in Myanmar. This course was part of the ‘Leapfrogging Delta Management in Myanmar’ program that was partly financed by Partners for Water. Read more