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Research initiatives

BR.20.004 – Drijvende Toekomst

Route: The blue route: water as a pathway to innovation and sustainable growth

cluster question: 030 How can we keep our densely populated country liveable?

[Drijvende Toekomst]Het doel van dit onderzoek is het ontwikkelen van unieke kennis over drijvend bouwen om bij te dragen aan […]

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BR.20.014 – Urban Green Climate

Route: The blue route: water as a pathway to innovation and sustainable growth

cluster question: 008 How is the climate changing, including extreme weather, and what impact will those changes have?

Climate projections indicate higher temperatures, more extreme precipitation and an increase in drought. All cities in the Netherlands are conducting […]

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BR.20.019 – Improving biosecurity in marine aquaculture: disease exchanges and outbreaks in aquaculture and wildlife in an ecological context

Route: The blue route: water as a pathway to innovation and sustainable growth

cluster question: 015 How can we make agricultural production systems more sustainable as the worldwide demand for healthy, safe food continues to grow?

Aquaculture is a promising source for maintaining human food security but it is increasingly recognised that diseases are one of […]

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BR.20.012 – S.O.S. – Stop the Ocean Soup

Route: The blue route: water as a pathway to innovation and sustainable growth

cluster question: 002 What do humans and nature mean to each other and what is the ideal relationship between the two?

Leakage and accumulation of man-made materials into the nature is one of the biggest challenges for mankind, where the presence […]

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BR.20.015 – CO2-OCEAN

Route: The blue route: water as a pathway to innovation and sustainable growth

cluster question: 012 How do the seas and oceans function, and what role will they play in the future?

Ongoing anthropogenic CO2 emissions increasingly affect our planet. In the scientific community, there is broad consensus on the severe impact […]

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BR.20.018 – Drought in the Built Environment

Route: The blue route: water as a pathway to innovation and sustainable growth

cluster question: 008 How is the climate changing, including extreme weather, and what impact will those changes have?

Drought is the costliest and trickiest of all climate threats for urban environments. Most of the damage comes slowly and […]

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