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What is CLINSH?
CLINSH is a European consortium promoting clean inland waterway transport. Within CLINSH Dutch, Belgian, German and English public and private organizations work together.  September 1st, 2016 the consortium CLINSH started the implementation of the CLINSH project with a Grant of the European fund LIFE. The province Zuid-Holland is the lead partner of the CLINSH project.

What its main objective?
The main objective of CLINSH is to improve air quality in urban areas by accelerating emission reductions in Inland Waterway Transport. 

The CLINSH consortium aims to:
* demonstrate the effectiveness of greening measures in the IWT sector
* stimulate the sector to personally take these greening measures
* contribute to improving air quality.

Read more about the project and its activities.

The CLNISH project has ended. The results of the different workpackages of the project you can find here.

The European Life Program

Clinsh fits in the European Life Program. Life is a European project that supports environmental, nature conservation and climate action projects. Since 1992, Life has co-financed some 4306 projects. For the 2014-2020 funding period, Life will contribute approximately € 3.4 billion to the protection of the environment and climate.  


Latest tweets

twitter media For the CLINSH project we have written a Layman's Report. A clear and understandable summary of the results and recommendations in a few pages. Interested? You can download the report here: Sustainable waterway transport, clean air! @LIFEprogramme

donderdag 9 december 2021 - 8 Likes

twitter media Last Thursday we concluded the CLINSH project with the final conference in Vlaardingen. Watch our after movie ↓ Sustainable waterway transport, clean air!🚢🌿 @zuid_holland @newenergyco @LIFEprogramme @cinea_eu @EU_ENV @EUinmyRegion @Transport_EU

donderdag 2 december 2021 - 20 Likes

twitter media It's a wrap!! Conclusion of this morning The inland shipping sector, policy makers, customers, etc. have to stick together and make the nexts steps in greening the inland waterway sector. Read our Layman's Report for the main findings + recommendations

donderdag 25 november 2021 - 9 Likes

CLINSH contributes to …

Clean air in the vicinity of inland waterways particularly in highly densed populated areas

A sustainable and future proof inland waterway transport sector

The development of financial, legal and economical incentives for the inland shipping sector