Welcome to the Delta Alliance website

For the resilience of deltas worldwide

Delta Alliance is an international knowledge-driven network organization with the mission of improving the resilience of the world’s deltas. With increasing pressure from population growth, industrialization and a changing climate, it is more important than ever that these valuable and vulnerable locations increase their resilience to changing conditions. Delta Alliance brings people together who live and work in deltas. They can benefit from each other’s experience and expertise and as such contribute to an increased resilience of their delta region, with the help for instance of network wings.

Click on the Deltaviewer for information on the characteritics of deltas and for examples of applied tools in deltas, referring to Adaptive Delta Management and its planning cycle:

 Deltaviewer

News

Poll on challenges and opportunities in worldwide deltas Delta Alliance would like to ask 10 minutes of your time to fill in a poll on challenges and opportunities faced by the deltas of the world.
Delta Alliance Secretary, Friday 20 February 2015
Balance Island goes international Dutch consortium investigates potential of Balance Island concept for deltas of Bangladesh and Viet Nam.
Delta Alliance / Grontmij, Tuesday 10 February 2015

Events

Special Session on Deltas - from multiple pressures to integrated solutions (30 June 2015) Special session to discuss challenges, solutions and processes in deltas under pressure. As part of the 36th IAHR WORLD CONGRESS 28 June – 3 July 2015 Delft & The Hague, the Netherlands. Date and time: 30 June 2015, 8:30 - 18:00 hours.
IAHR World congress, Monday 30 March 2015
Knowledge and Innovation on Water + Climate, (NKWK in Dutch) On 21 April Delta Alliance organises the session on ‘International delta knowledge and developments’ during the conference on Water and Climate change organised by the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment.
Thursday 5 March 2015
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