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Conference: Climate change adaptation in the North Sea region

Thursday, November 30, 2017
Sustainable NSR

Save the date for conference on climate change adaptation in the North Sea region. Date: Thursday, March 8, 2018 Venue: Beach Pavilion Struin in Schoorl, the Netherlands Using nature-based solution…

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Flooding problems in Sweden

Thursday, September 14, 2017
Sustainable NSR

To get an indicative perception of the flooding problems among the 290 Swedish municipalities, the County Administrative Board of Skåne, within the framework of the FAIR project, conducted a smaller s…

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Cooperating on climate adaptation in the North Sea region

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Sustainable NSR

At the North Sea Conference the projects Building with Nature and FAIR organized a workshop for all projects related to climate change within the Interreg North Sea Region. The aim was to explore whet…

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Great turnout at the North Sea Conference

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Sustainable NSR

This year marked the 20th anniversary of the North Sea Conference. And the conference itself was once again marked by the high spirit of cooperation that has become the hallmark of this annual event.

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Science-policy event in the Netherlands

Thursday, June 22, 2017
Sustainable NSR

Last week FAIR partners attended a science policy event in the Netherlands. A meeting with a lot of inspiration and interesting discussions.

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Swedish flood data maps

Friday, June 2, 2017
Sustainable NSR

Almost every year Sweden is affected by floods that cause damage. These can be limited through prevention planning and effective response operations during floods. For this purpose, the MSB, Swedish C…

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Coordination Group Meeting in Rye

Friday, March 31, 2017
Sustainable NSR

Last week FAIR partners attended a Coordination Group Meeting in the medieval town of Rye, England. The workshop agenda provided space to discuss the necessary administrative activities and also to en…

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Rijkswaterstaat to head EU project for optimising flood defences

Monday, March 20, 2017
Sustainable NSR

Rijkswaterstaat have signed a partnership agreement with various countries in the North Sea region. The plan is to join forces and optimise the region’s flood defences.

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First Technical Meeting

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Sustainable NSR

Last December it was decided to start with so-called "Technical Meetings" in between the two yearly Coordination Group Meetings. In these technical meetings the partners in the FAIR project work toget…

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EU and the problems relating to flooding - summary of documents

Friday, September 2, 2016
Sustainable NSR

Our survey of EU documents show that there are numerous, and very extensive, documents related to problems with flooding. Below is a summary of the documents we believe can have the greatest relevanc…

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