ClimateCafé Rotterdam, 23 – 26 April, The Netherlands

As announced in our weekly ClimateCafe GreenBlue (, testing of Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems as green infrastructure as bio swales are tested in Rotterdam. The research during Climatecafe Rotterdam focussed on the long term efficiency of green climate adaptation measures that are previously mapped on

The research covered testing of the hydraulic capacity of green infrastructure, pollution levels in the topsoil of bio swales, assessment of bio diversity and soil characteristics and interviews with several stakeholders. This ClimateCafe spearheaded by Applied University of Rotterdam had a high participation of stakeholders and several (applied) universities.