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Join our panel discussion at Understanding Risk Global Forum

Join our panel discussion at Understanding Risk Global Forum

Flash floods in cities in Africa are a real problem. HKV is working to reduce the risk of urban flash floods by among others Early Warning Systems. Early warning starts with knowing where and when it rained, rains and will rain. Crucial information, but often hard to get, when meteo-stations are scarce. Read more


Winner in WACA Innovation Challenge

Winner in WACA Innovation Challenge

The 18th of November, HKV and IHE Delft were announced winners in the Innovation Challenge of World Bank’s West Africa Coastal Area Management Program (WACA). Our proposed innovation WAC-App is an interactive coastal planning tool that can help in early sorting and exploration of viable solutions for port developments and in combating coastal erosion. We are excited to get WAC-App started! Read more


HKV Finalist in WACA Innovation Challenge

HKV Finalist in WACA Innovation Challenge

HKV together with IHE Delft have been selected as one of the five finalists in the West Africa Coastal Areas (WACA) Innovation challenge. Read more