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Giant dams enclosing North Sea may protect millions from rising waters

12 Feb 2020, Guardian, the

Dutch government scientist has proposes the construction of a Northern European Enclosure Dam (NEED) that stretches between France, the United Kingdom and Norway.


    Sendai Framework
  • Sendai Focal Point:
    Ministry for Ecological and Solidarity Transition
  • Website: http://www.developpement-durable.gouv.fr
  • Contact:Chief - European and International Affairs - DRR
  • Phone:+33 140 818 638


  • National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Ministry for Ecological and Solidarity Transition
  • Website: http://www.developpement-durable.gouv.fr
  • Contact:Head of Natural and Hydraulic Risk Department
  • Phone:+33 140 818 846

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