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March registers a record number of fires in the Pantanal

There were 602 fires this year against 141 in March 2004, the second-highest record in history. “March waters”, as Brazilians call it, haven’t showered to […]

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Collaboration must be at the heart of climate action

This year, Earth Day marks the 50th anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement, when 20 million people mobilised to call for greater […]

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Act now to build back the bond between people and nature

Today we may survive by ‘breaking the chain’ of infection of COVID-19, but our future will be defined by our ability to build back a […]

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Community Forum Bintoro calls for safeguarding mangroves and land subsidence problems in Demak and Semarang, Indonesia

The 10 community groups, which have supported Building with Nature measures in our project in Demak district to restore the eroding coastline, are now organised […]

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In Mali, water is a source of life

How can you help NGOs and citizens in Mali better stand up for their rights when it comes to water and sanitation? The Watershed partnership […]

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Dutch trade mission in Indonesia discusses integration of Building with Nature solutions for coastal and urban resilience

Indonesia faces unprecedented water related challenges including flooding, land subsidence, coastal erosion, and sea level rise exacerbated by climate change. During the Dutch economic mission […]

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Building with Nature Indonesia leads to replication and inspires globally

The year 2019 has been pivotal for mainstreaming the Building with Nature approach in Indonesia and to move beyond a pilot in Demak. The project […]

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Dutch trade mission to Indonesia

The upcoming Dutch economic mission to Indonesia (8-13 March) will among others discuss the long-standing bilateral collaboration on Integrated Coastal and Water Management. Both countries […]

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Risk Assessment North Coast Java: the conservation of mangroves should be top priority to maintain coastal integrity

A new study by Deltares that assesses coastal flood risk for North Java states that the conservation of mangroves in rural areas should be top […]