Young Wadden Academy seeks two new members

Tuesday 18 December 2018

Logo Young Wadden Academy

The Waddenacademie founded the Young Wadden Academy (YWA) in 2016 to encourage young researchers to focus their energies on the Wadden Region.Read more

Category: General, Internationaal, Waddenacademie

International Conference: “Saline Futures: Addressing Climate Change and Food Security”

Tuesday 11 December 2018

Aerial view Salt Farm Texel. Foto: Salt Farm Texel

The EU Interreg North Sea Region project SalFar will organise a scientific conference “Saline Futures: Addressing Climate Change and Food Security”. The conference will be held from 10-13 September 2019 in Leeuwarden, the...Read more

Category: Klimaat, Internationaal

Publication Waddenland Outstanding

Tuesday 27 November 2018

thumb cover Waddenland Outstanding

Amsterdam University Press released the book: 'Waddenland Outstanding; History, Landscape and Cultural Heritage of the Wadden Sea Region'. Editors are Linde Egberts and Meindert Schroor.Read more

Category: Cultuurhistorie, Internationaal

International experts discuss sediment dynamics in the Wadden Sea

Thursday 06 September 2018

short film about sealevel rise, subsidence and sedimentation budget in the Dutch Wadden Sea

The only thing about the Wadden Sea that is constant is its continuous transformation: ebb and flood, wind and waves reform the mudflats, beaches, dunes and salt marshes on a daily basis. These strong natural dynamics were one of...Read more

Category: Geowetenschap, Internationaal, Klimaat

ISISA Newsletter July 2018

Thursday 23 August 2018

Excursion during ISISA 2018 Conference on Terschelling

The International Small Islands Studies Association (ISISA) released a newsletter with a short report of the 16th Islands of the World ISISA conference "The Changing Futures of Islands" in Leeuwarden and on Terschelling.Read more

Category: Internationaal

Pavel Kabat receives Austrian Cross of Honor

Thursday 28 June 2018

Pavel Kabat receives the Austrian Cross of Honor for Science and Art, First Class (Österreichisches Ehrenkreuz für Wissenschaft und Kunst I. Klasse) from Jakob Calice, Secretary General of the Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research. Photo: IIASA

IIASA Director General and CEO Professor Dr. Pavel Kabat has been awarded Austria’s highest honor for services to science.Read more

Category: General, Internationaal