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Annual EUWMA meeting Vinkeveen, Netherlands: September 2021

Member visiting the annual EUWMA meeting at Vinkeveen, the Netherlands

Due to COVID-19 It was the first time after 2 years that I physical meeting was possible. The focus of the meeting was on climate adaptation. Special guests of the meeting were experts from the OECD and DG CLIMA (European Commission). The day after, 6 September, there was a field trip to the center of the country to learn about water management in sandy areas.

EUWMA midterm meeting Arnhem, Netherlands: June 2022

The field visit of the members of the EUWMA midterm meeting in Arnhem

The central topic of this expert meeting was climate adaptation in rural areas. Climate adaption in rural areas goes hand in hand with close cooperation with farmers. Therefore the field trip was on a farm where several measures to better retain water on and near the agricultural plots were discussed. Focus was on climate adaptation in rural areas and sharing