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The EU Centre at RMIT in conjunction with the Global Cities Research Institute and VCCCAR presents this public lecture.
To be presented by Hans de Moel, with an introduction by Professor Rod Keenan, Director, Victorian Centre for Climate Change Adaptation Research.
Climate change is projected to have various impacts in the Netherlands. Particularly adverse impacts related to flooding are of crucial importance to such a low-lying, densely populated country. So how is the Netherlands planning to cope with these changes?
This lecture will give an overview of how the Dutch are adapting to their changing climate and what lessons they have learned that are relevant to Australia.
Free event. All welcome.
Hans de Moel is a recipient of an RMIT Foundation Visiting International Fellowship 2011.
He is a senior researcher at the Institute for Environmental Studies, an interdisciplinary research institute at the Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam. His work focuses on flood risk, climate change and adaptation activities and options.