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  1. The Netherlands: Living on the water’s edge | Video
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    The Netherlands: Living on the water’s edge | Video

    About one-third of the Netherlands lies below sea level. Since the 1950s, the country has spent billions beefing up its flood defences, and one ...
  2. Polders in the Netherlands (1)

    Fending off the floods – 5 things to know about polders and how they could work in Singapore

    With polders being looked at as a way for Singapore to cope with rising sea levels, CNA went to the Netherlands - which is the global leader in ...
  3. Cows on floating dairy farm in the Netherlands (1)

    Tides of change: Amid rising sea levels, the Dutch float new initiatives with farms and more homes on water

    With Singapore looking at ways of adapting to the effects of climate change, including rising sea levels, CNA went to the Netherlands to see how ...
  4. Windmills at Zaanse Schans, the Netherlands (1)

    Tides of change: From fighting against the seas to living with it - How the Netherlands keeps itself dry

    As Singapore looks to develop initiatives to deal with rising sea levels brought on by climate change, CNA visited the Netherlands, which is a ...
  5. Palau President Tommy Remengesau.

    Tides of change: Palau calls on ‘big brothers and sisters’ in the global effort against climate change

    As Singapore looks to develop initiatives to deal with rising sea levels brought on by climate change, CNA visited the tiny Pacific island nation ...
  6. Jellyfish Lake

    Tides of change: As fish and coral disappear, Palau faces the economic realities of climate change

    As Singapore looks to develop initiatives to deal with rising sea levels brought on by climate change, CNA visited the tiny Pacific island nation ...
  7. Palau aerial view

    Tides of change: Rising sea levels threaten homes on pristine paradise of Palau

    As Singapore looks to develop initiatives to deal with rising sea levels brought on by climate change, CNA visited the tiny Pacific island nation ...
  8. File photo Changi Beach park

    Commentary: As ice caps melt, Singapore a hot spot for sea-level rise

    Global warming doesn't only just lead to higher sea levels, it also changes which places see a disproportionate rise in sea levels, says Earth ...