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HKV started the implementation of the Oti Flood Risk Hazard Assessment project

HKV started the implementation of the Oti Flood Risk Hazard Assessment project

HKV has recently been appointed by the World Bank to implement the Oti Flood Risk Hazard Assessment project. The project aims to build capacity at water authorities in Ghana and Togo, to determine the flood risk, the effectiveness of flood risk mitigation measures, both structural and non-structural, as well as to establish a flood early warning system. The assignment includes data collection, a field survey, modelling, the installation of a transboundary early warning system and training of national staff. Read more


First Water Innovation Pitch

First Water Innovation Pitch

On Thursday afternoon the 6th of October the first Water Innovation Pitch took place at HKV Consultants in Delft. Master students of the TU Delft, Wageningen University and UNESCO-IHE all joined this event. The subject was ‘How to improve the preparedness of people in developing countries to withstand the risk of floods and droughts’. Read more


Citation Award for STUDIO MISI-ZIIBI

Citation Award for STUDIO MISI-ZIIBI

The St. Louis chapter of the American Institute for Architects awarded the plan “the MISI-ZIIBI LIVING DELTA for the 22nd century – a healthy, productive and resilient delta” with a Citation Award in the category Unbuilt last September 15. Read more