Water and Resilience

Towards fair and effective responses to climate change

It Runs In Their Veins

I have forgotten the name of the river and also the village that it watered, but I can still see its foamy, winding sparkle. Under the dazzling sun floated a cerulean sky splotched pleasingly by a tuft or two of cloud. Beneath were formidable hills of the Mahabharat...

Conference presentations Lieke Brackel

In June 2021, team member Lieke Brackel will present her work on political capabilities at two conferences. On Tuesday the 22th, she will give a presentation entitled "Control over one’s environment? Leveling political capabilities to advance procedural justice in...

OpEd: Neelke Doorn in NRC; 8 February 2020

On 8 February 2020, Neelke Doorn published an OpEd in the Dutch news paper NRC Handelsblad on the occassion of Rutger Bregman's book "Het water komt" about the impact of climate change and the need for adaptation. The article can be found here (requires subscription...

Essay on the ethics of wastewater surveillance

In view of the use of wastewater data for monitoring of the SARS-CoV-2 (Corona) virus, team member Neelke Doorn was asked by the Foundation for Applied Water Research STOWA, the centre of expertise of the Dutch Water Authorities, to write an essay on the ethics of...

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