The Phusicos General Assembly took place from 15 to 17 October 2019 in Lucca (Italy). Phusicos, one of the “sister projects” of RECONECT, aims to demonstrate that Nature-Based Solutions can reduce hydro-meteorological risks in rural and mountain landscapes. […]
On 9th October 2019, the RECONECT partner NCKU organised an event on Nature-Based Solutions (NBS) in Taipei, Taiwan. The event entitled “Forum on NBS applications in Taiwan – EU experiences” was hosted by the Water Resources Agency (WRA) of Taiwan, which is the main authority responsible for the management of [...]
The Third General Assembly of RECONECT took place in Nice (France) from 30 September to 2 October, organized by the local partner UNS (University of Nice Sophia Antipolis). The meeting summarized the first year of the project (started in September 2018) and set the plans for future activities. […]
Zoran Vojinovic, RECONECT project coordinator, wrote a joint paper with the members of OPERANDUM, a sister Horizon 2020 project on Nature-Based Solutions. […]
On 24, 25 and 26 September 2019 the European Commission organised the EU Research and Innovation Days in Brussels. The event gathered Europe’s best researchers, scientists, innovators and policy makers. […]
Seden Strand, Odense, and Greater Aarhus (respectively Demonstrators A and B of the RECONECT project, both located in Denmark) on 26 and 27 August were visited by some stakeholders and project partners, coordinated by Tauw. […]
RECONECT is part of the EU Task Force on Nature-Based Solutions for hydro-meteorological risk reduction! The task force, representing four Horizon 2020 projects (RECONECT, OPERANDUM, PHUSICOS and NAIAD), is our joint answer to the global call for the NBS work stream of the Climate Action Summit 2019. […]
Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) opens a PhD position for WOODY, a new project that will study the use of woody vegetation in Nature-Based Flood Defences to enhance flood safety.
Nils van der Vliet is the first student to graduate (cum laude) within the RECONECT project, guided by the University of Delft and Tauw on the RECONECT pilot Demonstrator B case ‘Room for the river: de Ijssel’.