‘We need to get rid of the idea that dikes will always protect us’

‘We need to get rid of the idea that dikes will always protect us’

Utrecht University took the initiative, together with specialists from around the world, to map out how deltas can be protected against sea level rise. “We’ve found ways, that’s the good news, but protecting deltas will require some form of controlled flooding.” Rising sea levels could cause river deltas to drown. This can be prevented by … Read more

‘Stopping recruiting international students is the solution to housing shortages’

‘Stopping recruiting international students is the solution to housing shortages’

NIJMEGEN – Nijmegen Housing Coalition has published a report on the problems surrounding housing for international students. In it, they call for change and one of these is that educational institutions such as HAN and Radboud University must stop advertising to international students if they can not guarantee housing after the first year of study. … Read more