23rd April 2021, 10am – 11.45am (BST)

Green WIN partners Vlaamse Landmaatschappij (VLM) have teamed up with the province of Limburg, the Steering Group De Wijers, and the Demer Basin Board, to host the annual Waterplatform De Wijers event on the 23rd of April.

Each year the Waterplatform brings partners together to discuss the water problems in De Wijers the “Unique water landscape in the heart of Limburg”. They focus on all aspects of the water system and have developed an integrated water policy for this popular area.

It’s an online event held in Dutch, but subtitled videos of the presentations will be made available after the event. However, if you want to participate live, you can certainly do so.

Registration can be made here 

Final programme is set out below.

10.00.   The importance of water minister Zuhal Demir, Flemish Minister of Environment governor Jos Lantmeeters, chairman of the Demer Basin Board and deputy Bert Lambrechts of the province of Limburg

10.15   Blue Deal: opportunities for De Wijers Wouter Van Muysen (VLM) and Els Luyckfasseel, project coordinator De Wijers, Provincial Nature Center

10.55.   Broad cooperation and consultation: a must for an integrated water policy Steven Beyen, Waters and Domains (Province of Limburg) / Demer Basin Board

11.45.   End


This should be a very interesting webinar so feel free to sign up – and please forward this invitation to colleagues that might be interested.

Click below to view an English version of a magnificent promotional video of De Wijers, one of VLM’s fantastic project regions and where their work in Green WIN is focused.