Carlos Saavedra

“I am drawn to Wetlands International ‘s mission and programmes for their holistic vision of wetlands as a continuum: From the upstream sources of freshwater […]


Alebachew Adem

I am a versatile resilience and development professional working at the interface of climate change, sustainable agriculture, DRM and sustainable development. Over a 17-year trajectory, I […]


Maggie White

Maggie White is a senior manager at SIWI and co-chair of AGWA. She works with international policy and the World Water Week plenaries. Maggie is […]


Stockholm World Water Week 2019

We are looking forward to joining this year’s Stockholm World Water Week, with the theme- Water for society: Including all. We will be participating in […]


RSPO adopts palm oil standards developed by Wetlands International to limit peatland degradation

The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) has adopted new standards, developed by Wetlands International, to help curb the degradation of tropical forests and peatlands […]


Lucilla Minelli

I joined Wetlands International in July 2019. In my role, I contribute to the overall agenda of the organisation by strengthening the science-policy interface (SPI) […]


Yellow Sea wetlands achieve UNESCO World Heritage status with support from Wetlands International

The first parts of the world’s largest intertidal mudflat ecosystem and its fringing marshes on the Yellow Sea, China, have received UNESCO World Heritage status […]


Wetlands International emphasises conflict-sensitive and human-security approaches to infrastructure as new Malian government takes office

Water infrastructure must be ‘conflict-sensitive’ and coordinated between ministries representative of all stakeholders if future escalation of violence in Mali is to be avoided, according […]


Erick Burke

I joined Wetlands International in June 2019 as the organisation’s Membership and Supporters Officer. I am responsible for coordinating the development of the network’s support […]


Mariska Noorman

As office assistant, I assist/support the office manager and the rest of our colleagues. My tasks are making travel arrangements, making sure that every administration […]