Arcadis the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. We are 28,000 people active in over 70 countries. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. 
Let’s make the connection for new ideas. Tomorrow’s water challenges call for a transition with an innovative and integrated approach.
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City of Rotterdam
Rotterdam’s dense urban environment must cope with water from four directions: from upriver, from the sea, from the sky and from the ground.  While basic challenges have remained unchanged, the perspective over the last ten years has shifted from trouble-shooting to seizing opportunities. Water safety and climate resilience combine nicely with a better, more liveable city for residents;  water challenges also promote innovations for peer cities elsewhere in the world as well as local businesses. Every year, Rotterdam is proud to host dozens of delegations from peer cities seeking to learn from Rotterdam and, in return, offering experience and solutions of their own.
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Global Alliance for Climate-Smart Agriculture
An alliance of partners created to stimulate accelerated scaling up of Climate-Smart Agriculture and thereby facilitating concrete food security and agriculture initiatives by tapping the wealth and diversity of resources, knowledge, information and expertise from its members. The vision of the Alliance is to improve people's food security and nutrition in the face of climate change. Its mission is to help governments, farmers, scientists, businesses, and civil society, as well as regional unions and international organizations, to adjust agricultural, forestry and fisheries practices, food systems and social policies.
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website RoyalHaskoningDHV 

Royal HaskoningDHV is an independent, international engineering and project management consultancy with more than 130 years of experience. Backed by the expertise and experience of 7,000 colleagues all over the world, our professionals combine global expertise with local knowledge to deliver a multidisciplinary range of consultancy services for the entire living environment from over 130 countries. 
By showing leadership in sustainable development and innovation, together with our clients, we are working to become part of the solution to a more sustainable society now and into the future.
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Funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany (BMBF), WASCAL and SASSCAL are institutions whose goal is the regional integration of Southern and West African countries in the endeavour to address the regional dimension of environmental change. In both Regional Centres, a portfolio of research projects contributes to improved understanding and the provision of evidence-based quantitative data for policy- and decision-making. By strengthening the research capacity related to climate change, and by pooling the resources and expertise of West and Southern African states and other cooperating partners, WASCAL and SASSCAL are addressing the challenges of climate change, thereby enhancing the resilience of human and environmental systems to increased variability.
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Water authorities Delfland, Hollandse Delta, Schieland en de Krimpenerwaard
The water authorities of Delfland, Hollandse Delta, Schieland en de Krimpenerwaard are responsible for the management of water in the greater Rotterdam region. This area of The Netherlands features both thinly populated rural areas as well as densely populated residential and commercial areas. Responsibilities of the three organisations include flood protection, regional water management and treatment of waste water.
The value and importance of good water governance has already been established centuries ago, and with climate change and sea level rise it will become even more important to maintain a sustainable environment for our residents to live, work and recreate safely.

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