Henk Wolfert is involved in developing the research program of AMS Institute. He has been working mainly on the AMS Vital City research theme, which addresses the issues of urban climate resilience, metropolitan food systems and healthy urban living.

Henk is responsible for the research program of the Flevo Campus, which focuses on a transition into more regionally oriented urban food systems. Henk is responsible for its scientific program The Feeding City, which focuses on a transition into more regionally oriented urban food systems.

At Wageningen UR, he is the coordinator of the Wageningen Research program System Earth Management and a member of the team of coordinators of the Partnership for European Environmental Research (PEER).

His main interest is strategic and applied research and setting up living labs with both public and private partners.

“It is a nice challenge to connect urban issues and stakeholders to scientific expertise and researchers so that society will truly benefit from joint research projects”

Henk Wolfert

Program Manager Research & Valorization

Project

Circular Productive Cities

Metropolitan Food Systems

Circular Productive Cities is a project that that aims for a more optimal and climate friendly use of resources from organic waste by using compost from vegetable-, garden and fruit (VGF) waste as alternative to animal manure.

Project

Effective Green for Climate Adaptation in the City

Climate Resilient Cities

How to improve the cities climate resilience by urban green? The project Effective Green for Climate adaptation in the City develops a set of practical guidelines and prototype designs for different types of urban areas.

Project

Future-proof historic quay walls

Climate Resilient Cities

Investigating the state of Amsterdam's historic quays and bridges to keep the city safe, accessible and ‘future-proof’.

Project

Future-proof historic quay walls

Climate Resilient Cities

Investigating the state of Amsterdam's historic quays and bridges to keep the city safe, accessible and ‘future-proof’.

Event

Sensoring Bridges and Quay Walls

Climate Resilient Cities

Together with the City of Amsterdam’s program organization 'Bridges and Quay Walls', we will host a knowledge exchange meeting on Monitoring & Sensoring on October 14th.

Event

Floriade Dialogues Summit

Metropolitan Food Systems

28 March 2019 | 09.00 - 18.00

A summit on green and healthy food cities for all.

News

Floriade Dialogue Summit Wrap-up

Metropolitan Food Systems

How do we build green cities with healthy food for all? This question brought people from all over the world together at the Floriade Dialogues Summit on March 28th in Almere. An inspirational day full of talks and discussions about the future of food.

News

Floriade Dialogue Summit Wrap-up

Metropolitan Food Systems

How do we build green cities with healthy food for all? This question brought people from all over the world together at the Floriade Dialogues Summit on March 28th in Almere. An inspirational day full of talks and discussions about the future of food.

Project

Flevo Campus

Metropolitan Food Systems

Flevo Campus works on rethinking the urban food system for Almere and how this can lead to a better living environment in growing cities, with more healthy citizens.

Project

Circular Productive Cities

Metropolitan Food Systems

Circular Productive Cities is a project that that aims for a more optimal and climate friendly use of resources from organic waste by using compost from vegetable-, garden and fruit (VGF) waste as alternative to animal manure.

Project

Circular Productive Cities

Metropolitan Food Systems

Circular Productive Cities is a project that that aims for a more optimal and climate friendly use of resources from organic waste by using compost from vegetable-, garden and fruit (VGF) waste as alternative to animal manure.

Project

Effective Green for Climate Adaptation in the City

Climate Resilient Cities

How to improve the cities climate resilience by urban green? The project Effective Green for Climate adaptation in the City develops a set of practical guidelines and prototype designs for different types of urban areas.

Project

Effective Green for Climate Adaptation in the City

Climate Resilient Cities

How to improve the cities climate resilience by urban green? The project Effective Green for Climate adaptation in the City develops a set of practical guidelines and prototype designs for different types of urban areas.

Project

Effective Green for Climate Adaptation in the City

Climate Resilient Cities

How to improve the cities climate resilience by urban green? The project Effective Green for Climate adaptation in the City develops a set of practical guidelines and prototype designs for different types of urban areas.

Project

Effective Green for Climate Adaptation in the City

Climate Resilient Cities

How to improve the cities climate resilience by urban green? The project Effective Green for Climate adaptation in the City develops a set of practical guidelines and prototype designs for different types of urban areas.

Project

Future-proof historic quay walls

Climate Resilient Cities

Investigating the state of Amsterdam's historic quays and bridges to keep the city safe, accessible and ‘future-proof’.

Event

Sensoring Bridges and Quay Walls

Climate Resilient Cities

Together with the City of Amsterdam’s program organization 'Bridges and Quay Walls', we will host a knowledge exchange meeting on Monitoring & Sensoring on October 14th.

Project

Future-proof historic quay walls

Climate Resilient Cities

Investigating the state of Amsterdam's historic quays and bridges to keep the city safe, accessible and ‘future-proof’.

Event

Sensoring Bridges and Quay Walls

Climate Resilient Cities

Together with the City of Amsterdam’s program organization 'Bridges and Quay Walls', we will host a knowledge exchange meeting on Monitoring & Sensoring on October 14th.

Event

Floriade Dialogues Summit

Metropolitan Food Systems

28 March 2019 | 09.00 - 18.00

A summit on green and healthy food cities for all.

Event

Floriade Dialogues Summit

Metropolitan Food Systems

28 March 2019 | 09.00 - 18.00

A summit on green and healthy food cities for all.

Event

Floriade Dialogues Summit

Metropolitan Food Systems

28 March 2019 | 09.00 - 18.00

A summit on green and healthy food cities for all.

Event

Floriade Dialogues Summit

Metropolitan Food Systems

28 March 2019 | 09.00 - 18.00

A summit on green and healthy food cities for all.

News

Floriade Dialogue Summit Wrap-up

Metropolitan Food Systems

How do we build green cities with healthy food for all? This question brought people from all over the world together at the Floriade Dialogues Summit on March 28th in Almere. An inspirational day full of talks and discussions about the future of food.

News

Floriade Dialogue Summit Wrap-up

Metropolitan Food Systems

How do we build green cities with healthy food for all? This question brought people from all over the world together at the Floriade Dialogues Summit on March 28th in Almere. An inspirational day full of talks and discussions about the future of food.

Project

Flevo Campus

Metropolitan Food Systems

Flevo Campus works on rethinking the urban food system for Almere and how this can lead to a better living environment in growing cities, with more healthy citizens.

Project

Flevo Campus

Metropolitan Food Systems

Flevo Campus works on rethinking the urban food system for Almere and how this can lead to a better living environment in growing cities, with more healthy citizens.