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Final meeting Oti Flood Risk Hazard Assessment in Lomé, Togo

Final meeting Oti Flood Risk Hazard Assessment in Lomé, Togo

On the 8th and 9th of February 2018 the Regional Steering Committee Meeting for the Oti Flood Hazard Assessment project convened for the last time at the Sarakawa hotel in Lomé, Togo.

Since the end of 2016, HKV was involved in this World Bank financed project. HKV was responsible for hydrological and hydraulic model development, setting up a transboundary early warning system, preparation of flood risk maps and the organisation of transboundary training sessions. Read more


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