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Portal for Small Island Developing States

Portal for Small Island Developing States

HKV, Akvo and the Technical University of Delft develop a portal for Small Island Developing States (SIDS) to share information, knowledge and best practices regarding water related disasters and climate adaptation between local stakeholders in the SIDS and NGO’s, research institutions and private companies. Read more


Drought management training in Mozambique

Drought management training in Mozambique

You probably know the Dutch are skilled in dealing with water but do you also know we are experienced in what to do when there is no water at all- with droughts? Last Friday there was the closing seminar of the Nuffic training about operational drought management.

The experts from HKV, IHE Delft, Deltares and Wetterskip Fryslan taught participants from DNGRH and the Mozambican water boards during a 2 weeks training. Read more


MANUAL FOR APPROACH ON MOZAMBICAN FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT

MANUAL FOR APPROACH ON MOZAMBICAN FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT

Last summer, two HKV colleagues went on a two-week mission to Mozambique to work on a manual for a step-by-step approach on preliminary studies on Flood Risk Management. This project was carried out together with the Dutch Water Authorities (client) and the Mozambican Technica. The Mozambican stakeholders are the National Directorate of Water and Resource Management (DNGRH) and water boards (ARAs).   Read more