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Impact of COVID-19 to the Coastal Communities of Demak

The Impact of COVID19 on poor and vulnerable people is severe. Also in Demak, Northern Java, where the Building with Nature Indonesia project works with […]

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Accelerating adaptation through Building with Nature in Asia

Through the Building with Nature Asia initiative we accelerate adaptation by integrating nature based solutions into water related infrastructure in Asia. We are building climate […]

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Opportunity to reshape action to multiple risks with a focus on vulnerable people

The impact of COVID19 on poor and vulnerable people is severe. Lockdowns and curfews imposed to curb the spread of COVID19 have brought untold economic […]

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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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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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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 […]

Event

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 […]