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International Symposium on Sea Level Rise at GreenBridge
International Symposium on Sea Level Rise at GreenBridge

The International Symposium on Sea Level Rise in the Flemish-Dutch Delta was hosted by GreeenBridge on the 26 June 2019 where during the poster session the interested audience was informed oraly about the COASTAL project. 

COASTAL: Evidence-based co-creation towards land-sea synergy
COASTAL: Evidence-based co-creation towards land-sea synergy

Why do certain businesses fail and others not under similar circumstances?  Why do some management strategies work in the short term, but not in the long term?  Although the human brain can provide part of the answer, digging deeper into the “why?” of these questions becomes more difficult when multiple factors play a role.

INCDM disseminates COASTAL at 7th International workshop on “Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Development
INCDM disseminates COASTAL at 7th International workshop on “Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Development

The Coastal flyers were distributed by Dr. Mariana Golumbeanu at the 7th International workshop on “Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Development” was held in the University of Alba Iulia between 20-21 June, 2019, Alba Iulia, Romania.

COASTAL Meeting with NIMRD, SINTEF and ICEADR
COASTAL Meeting with NIMRD, SINTEF and ICEADR

COASTAL Partners (NIMRD, SINTEF, ICEADR) worked together on causal loop diagrams (CLDs) resulted from stakeholders’ meetings in Romania.

SINTEF consults merging stakeholder mindmaps in MAL5
SINTEF consults merging stakeholder mindmaps in MAL5

June 11th-14th  2019, the SINTEF team colleagues (Sepideh Jafarzadeh, Andreas Misund and Magnus Myhre) went to Romania to collaborate with the Romanian partners in the development of Causal Look Diagrams (CLDs) based on the mindmaps created together with stakeholders in Romania in 2018.

COASTAL project presented during Ocean day in Lesvos, Greece
COASTAL project presented during Ocean day in Lesvos, Greece

To celebrate the Ocean Day on 8 June 2019, Icre8, in collaboration with the non-profit organization Healing Lesvos, organized an event in the island of Lesvos (Greece) with the local community & school.

INCDM disseminates COASTAL at 27th Symposium ‘Deltas and Wetlands’
INCDM disseminates COASTAL at 27th Symposium ‘Deltas and Wetlands’

The Coastal flyers were distributed by Dr. Mariana Golumbeanu at the 27th Symposium ‘Deltas and Wetlands’ 05 - 09 June 2019, Tulcea, Romania, which brought together over 170 participants from Romania and 16 countries, researchers, academics, representatives of authorities, NGOs and SMEs. 

COASTAL at LuWQ2019
COASTAL at LuWQ2019

COASTAL was presented by IRSTEA at the International Interdisciplinary Conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LuWQ2019) held in Aarhus Denmark on 3-6 June 2019.

MAL1: Belgian Coastal Zone Case study
MAL1: Belgian Coastal Zone Case study

On May 23, 2019 the local partners and selected stakeholders for Belgian Multi-Actor Lab met again at the premises of the Flemish Land Agency in Bruges.

Deliverable D9  Inventory of Business Opportunities & Policy Alternatives
Deliverable D9  Inventory of Business Opportunities & Policy Alternatives

D9 as a first deliverable of WP3 is an EU-wide inventory and screening of ‘best practices, successes and lessons learned’ from twelve study regions other than the COASTAL case studies in order to create an inventory of innovative and inspiring examples.

INCDM disseminates COASTAL at the CMEMS General Assembly
INCDM disseminates COASTAL at the CMEMS General Assembly

The Coastal flyers were distributed by Dr. Mariana Golumbeanu at the Copernicus Marine Service (CMEMS) General Assembly was organized in Brussels from May 20 to May 22, 2019.

MAL4: MULTI-ACTOR WORKSHOP IN THE CHARENTE RIVER BASIN, FRANCE
MAL4: MULTI-ACTOR WORKSHOP IN THE CHARENTE RIVER BASIN, FRANCE

The first cross sectorial workshop (Multi-Actor Lab) took place on 21 May 2019 in Rochefort located at the mouth of the Charente river.