As the United States seeks to withdraw from the Paris accord on climate change, other countries seem undaunted in reducing their carbon footprint in the face of a warming climate and the associated rise in sea levels. Indeed, the Netherlands, given their extensive experience in water engineering, have embraced technology related to mitigating the effects of climate change as an important part of the national economy.
The Dutch Have Solutions to Rising Seas. The World Is Watching.
By Michael Kimmelman
The New York Times
June 15, 2017