Practical exercise on NBS in Varna


On 30 May 2019, in the framework of the Annual Meeting of the chief safety and mobilisation officials from the Region of Varna (Bulgaria), the Regional Administration of Varna carried out a practical exercise with key stakeholders on design and implementation of Nature Based Solutions.

Practical exercise on NBS in Varna2019-06-10T12:03:08+00:00

Recap of the Meeting in Zwolle


The Second Project Committee Meeting of RECONECT took place in Zwolle (NL) from 8th to 10th May 2019, organized by the local partners IHE-Delft and TAUW. After the kick-off in Portofino (IT) of last September, the meeting in Zwolle was a real cornerstone for the project and the planning of future activities.

Recap of the Meeting in Zwolle2019-05-22T17:38:19+00:00

New paper on NBS under discussion


Laddaporn Ruangpan and Zoran Vojinovic (IHE Delft) wrote a joint paper on Nature Based Solutions with members of other European Commission projects on NBS (OPERANDUM, Phusicos and Naiad). The scientific paper “Nature-Based Solutions for hydro-meteorological risk reduction: A state-of-the-art review of the research area” is now under discussion for the important journal Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences (NHESS).

New paper on NBS under discussion2019-05-14T10:19:14+00:00

RECONECT at the EGU General Assembly 2019


RECONECT was at the EGU 2019 General Assembly in Vienna, one of the most important events in the geoscience field! Guido Paliaga from CNR-IRPI (Italy) presented a poster (authors: Paliaga, Faccini, Luino, Turconi, Tarolli) on terraced landscape in the Portofino Natural Park, RECONECT Demonstrator A.

RECONECT at the EGU General Assembly 20192019-04-11T12:15:31+00:00

RECONECT at the NAIAD project meeting


The NAIAD project General Assembly Meeting took place from 21st to 23rd January 2019 in Ljubljana (Slovenia). The event consisted of internal meetings between sister project Coordinators and the European Commission (EC), as well as of other meetings, all aiming at enhancing cooperation activities with similar EC projects in relation to Nature Based Solutions (NBS).

RECONECT at the NAIAD project meeting2019-03-25T13:23:55+00:00