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New article in Medium: Lessons from the recent floods in the Netherlands, luck or wisdom or both?

A new article available on our Mediun page about the recent catastrophic floods in Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg, and the Netherlands. […]

August 2nd, 2021|News|

RECONECT survey on innovative strategies for co-creation, upscaling and amplification of nature-based solutions (NBS)

Dear colleagues and friends, we kindly invite you to participate in our RECONECT survey aiming: […]

April 29th, 2021|News|

New publication from RECONECT and OPERANDUM on NBS performance monitoring methods

To facilitate the widespread uptake of nature-based solutions (NBS) in mitigating hydro-meteorological risks (HMRs), it is required a consolidated knowledge-base related to monitoring methods, efficiency, functioning and the ecosystem services they provide. […]

April 7th, 2021|News|

New EC publication – NBS: State of the Art in EU-funded projects

The document summarizes outcomes and evidence from the “Valorization of NBS Projects” initiative.  EU research and Innovation projects were scanned for results pertaining to NBS in key areas of policy implementation and development. […]

December 28th, 2020|News|

New publication under RECONECT on green-blue-grey measures selection

The RECONECT research team at IHE-Delft has published an article for the journal Science of the Total Environment: the paper “Exploring trade-offs among the multiple benefits of green-blue-grey infrastructure for urban flood mitigation” presents a framework for the selection and comparison of green-blue-grey measures in urban areas. […]

November 6th, 2019|News|

Forum on NBS applications in Taiwan

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 all water bodies in Taiwan. [...]

October 14th, 2019|News|

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).

May 13th, 2019|Events, News|

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.

April 11th, 2019|Events, News|

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).

March 25th, 2019|Events, News|