The World Economic Forum 2016 has placed water-related disasters at the top of its list of global risks for the next decade. The daily impact of droughts and flooding is felt by industry, businesses, farmers and civilians around the world.
Cooperation on sustainable water management
Wageningen Environmental Research (Alterra) offers innovations, extensive knowledge and quantification as well as solutions for the purpose of increasing the value of water. Our strength is to perform an integrated and transdisciplinary system approach, combining fundamental and applied expertise from the social, economic, natural and technological sciences. We combine expertise in scales ranging from field to global level.