Building with Nature


Taking Building with Nature from science to implementation

04 December 2020

Over many years, the Building with Nature (BwN) project has built up a major collection of data, research results and publications on the use of Nature Based Solutions for climate resilience. In some …

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Attend Transnational Exchange Lab

11 November 2020

Take the opportunity and participate in the online Transnational Exchange Lab on November 24, 2020. The event is hosted by the NSR-project IMMERSE and the main theme is sediment management in estuarie…

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New reports available

10 November 2020

INTERREG project Building with Nature is already running for four years. Countries amongst the North Sea Region worked with living laboratories to test Building with Nature solutions. They studied the…

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The road to successful Building with Nature projects

05 November 2020

When does Building with Nature (BwN) become the first choice for climate adaptation measures? What are the obstacles to choosing Nature Based Solutions (NBS), as opposed to traditional engineered infr…

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Flood safety as leverage for urban development

26 October 2020

The challenges surrounding climate adaptation affect us all: from spatial development to flood safety and from accessibility to ecosystem restoration. But how do you tackle those challenges in an inte…

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Policy evolution – Building with Nature goes mainstream

09 October 2020

For those with an active role in the Interreg NSR Building with Nature project, it may seem obvious: nature based solutions (NBS) of all kinds have already proven to be highly cost-effective and susta…

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Finding common ground with farmers

27 August 2020

It’s one thing to design a Nature Based Solution (NBS), but actually implementing the solution usually calls for an exceptional level of cooperation and understanding across a range of stakeholders – …

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Building with Nature continues

10 July 2020

Initially, the online event we organised with the projects of FAIR and C5a was intended as an end event for Building with Nature. It became a not-yet-the-end-event after all and Building with Nature c…

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Learning by doing

29 June 2020

In the Netherlands, large-scale research is accelerating the pace of understanding the interplay of water, waves and wind on the country’s sandy coastline. There is a strong sense of urgency to acquir…

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Collaborate to make the North Sea Region more adaptive to climate change

15 June 2020

The conference 'Be Adaptive to become resilient’ lived up to its title in many ways. Not only because of the content of the conference, but also in the way the conference was held. Due to Corona measu…

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