Bob Witman en Bram Büscher over tentoonstelling ‘Countryside: Future of the World’

Onze Spraakmakers is vandaag architectuurkenner Bob Witman. Met hem en Bram Büscher, van de Universiteit Wageningen, praten we over het platteland en de grote tentoonstelling van de Nederlandse architect Rem Koolhaas in het Guggenheim Museum in New York. Aanstaande donderdag opent die tentoonstelling van de Nederlandse architect Rem Koolhaas in het Guggenheim Museum. De tentoonstelling … Continue reading Bob Witman en Bram Büscher over tentoonstelling ‘Countryside: Future of the World’

Convivial conservation explained

Convivial conservation is one of the research project of SDC. Convivial (literally: ‘living with’) conservation offers a new and integrated approach to understanding and practicing environmental conservation. It is a Whole Earth vision that responds to the major ecological, social and political-economic challenges facing people and biodiversity in the 21st century. But what does this … Continue reading Convivial conservation explained

Let’s not pin down the delta – NRC Guest Blog by Dr Jeroen Warner

Dutch flood management policy benefits from a varied package of measures consisting of both ‘closed’ and ‘open’ hydrological interventions in the environment. This argument is voiced by Martijn van Staveren and Jeroen Warner, water policy researchers at Wageningen University.  In a heavily populated and densely constructed delta such as the Netherlands, flooding can cause enormous … Continue reading Let’s not pin down the delta – NRC Guest Blog by Dr Jeroen Warner