Jan-Willem Anker




To which areas of REACHOUT will you contribute?

WP 1 contributing to the co-creation of story maps and climate stories for Lillestrøm and the city hubs together with our partner NGI. Contributing to WP 6 Communication.  

What are your hopes/goals for REACHOUT?

I truly hope that the cities involved in REACHOUT will benefit from the climate tools and services that we have jointly started to work on. And that when REACHOUT is finished, their citizens will live in a more climate resilient environment.  



Jan-Willem Anker is a communication officer and language expert, focussing on online communication in Dutch, English and French. His main field of expertise is communication in plain language. At CAS he writes news articles and informative texts about climate adaptation, conducts interviews and creates social media content for the Dutch national Knowledge Portal for Climate Adaptation. Before joining CAS in July 2020, Jan-Willem was a freelance editor, poet and fiction writer.   



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The climate story of Gdynia​

Short summary: A story about Jan and Maria during extreme precipitation.

Theme: Flooding

End user: Citizens

Link to the story: under construction