Page 4 - A3_krantje_DEF.indd

This is a SEO version of A3_krantje_DEF.indd. Click here to view full version

« Previous Page Table of Contents Next Page »

Inspiration | Innovation | Cooperation

> 4

alfa NEWS

Thepot, director from EPTB Seine Grands Lacs, Alistair Maltby, direc-tor from The Rivers Trust and An-dreas Christ from the ministry of ag-riculture of the German state of the Rhineland-Palatinate. They discuss climate change, the need for solida-rity between the several regions and the demand for money to continue projects. Louwers explains that his programme funds projects such as ALFA to give it “a kickstart, but publics funds are not meant to solve things forever.”

After a keynote speech by Eddy Moors, Ben Broens, director of the

Rijkswaterstaat Room for the River Programme, ends the conference and invites everyone to join him in a feldtrip through the Overdiepse Polder by bike. The weather is grand, after half a day of exchanging expe-riences and conversating it is nice to go out and see one of the discussed projects in the fesh. Unfortunately, moderator John Hammond has not used a bike in thirty years. “I will do my best to keep up with you.” <

“Public consultation

and education is crucial.”

Page 4 - A3_krantje_DEF.indd

This is a SEO version of A3_krantje_DEF.indd. Click here to view full version

« Previous Page Table of Contents Next Page »