Visit of the Regional Environmental Agency of the Atlantic Department to the Netherlands

4/07/2017
 Visit of the Regional Environmental Agency of the Atlantic Department to the Netherlands

 

Between 26 and 27 June 2017, the Embassy of Colombia to the Kingdom of the Netherlands accompanied the visit of a Colombian delegation from the Regional Environmental Agency of the Atlantic Department (C.R.A, by its Spanish initials), led by its Director General, Alberto Escobar Vega.

The objective of the visit was to meet implemented Dutch initiatives, projects and experiences on water management as well as on flood and costal erosion prevention and management in order to establish a new Sustainable Environmental Agency, which would handle the local issues in the Atlantic Department in Colombia related to climate phenomenon.

The delegation visited the Delta program, DELTARES Institute, and the “Rooms for the River” and “Sand Motors” Projects.

 

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