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BEGIN Network meet in Aberdeen to boost Climate Adaptation

Friday, November 3, 2017
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Sixteen organisations from 6 EU countries met in Aberdeen this month, to share their experiences and discuss social innovation climate adaptation solutions.

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Dordrecht inspires with climate adaptation pilots

Monday, October 16, 2017
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On September 28, 2017 Dordrecht hosted the national City Deal Climate Adaptation meeting. The City Deal is a Dutch collaboration between fourteen public and twelve (semi) private partners, both compa…

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BEGIN cases presented at TRANSIT Social Innovation Final Conference

Friday, September 29, 2017
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Attendees of a fully booked workshop at the were presented with the BEGIN project. Social innovation experts from the  facilita…

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Leading Water Management Author supports the BEGIN project

Monday, August 21, 2017
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Dr. Liz Sharp, author of Reconnecting People with Watersenior lecturer at the University of Sheffield, has stated her enthusiasm towards the BEGIN project.  

 

“One of the e…

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BEGIN is featured in local Dutch TV

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
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Policy- and decision-makers acknowledge the economic benefits of Blue Green Infrastructures

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
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The project (Planning for Environment and Resource efficiency in European Cities and Towns) has released survey results on policy and decision-makers' awareness of the economic benefits of …

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BEGIN partners and the Steering Committee meet in Gothenburg

Monday, June 26, 2017
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14th June, 2017 -  The first Steering Committee meeting of the BEGIN project took place in Gothenburg, joining forces with the 2017 “” conference. The Steering Committee …

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BEGIN was presented at the NKWK Climate Resistant City project tour

Monday, June 26, 2017
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On May 18, 2017 the fourth project visit of the (NKWK-CRC) project tour took place in . There were about a hundred participants and members of the local press…

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BEGIN and the Dutch City Deal Climate Adaptation

Monday, June 26, 2017
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Dordrecht is the initiator and lead partner of the Interreg BEGIN project. Dordrecht is also one of the participants in the Dutch ''. There is an overlap in topics an…

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Create blue-green cities

Thursday, December 1, 2016
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(BGI) comprises an approach to climate resilience for cities that mimics nature’s potential to deal with flooding. BGI supports existing grey infrastructure to cope w…

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