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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


Low river discharges and ongoing soil erosion

Low river discharges and ongoing soil erosion

The long-term drought of 2018 in the Netherlands makes it clear that low river discharges and the ongoing soil erosion on the Waal and IJssel river lead to major depth limitations for navigation. And it is expected that such circumstances will occur more often and longer in the future. Read more