Femke Tonneijck

Femke Tonneijck

Femke Tonneijck leads the programme for the protection of coastal wetlands at Wetlands International. Her current focus is to enhance coastal resilience by stimulating sound mangrove management. Her personal drive is to link science, policy and practice to trigger change at a large scale. Mangroves intrigue her because of their many services they offer to society and she believes they are essential in the evolution to a truly sustainable world

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Articles By Femke Tonneijck

Building with Nature is an innovative approach that combines natural processes with innovative engineering methods to realise sustainable projects.
Building with Nature: Sustainable Protection of Mangrove Coasts

Building with Nature is an innovative approach that combines natural processes with innovative engineering methods to realise sustainable projects. Permeable dams are being utilised as part of a Building with Nature solution to help restore the eroding mangrove-mud coast of the Demak district in central Java, Indonesia.

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