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Urban Wetlands for Cooler Cities

In an already urbanised world, cities are suffering from Urban Heat Island Effect, (UHI) – higher temperatures in built up areas – due to reduced […]

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Accelerating adaptation through Building with Nature in Asia

Through the Building with Nature Asia initiative we accelerate adaptation by integrating nature based solutions into water related infrastructure in Asia. We are building climate […]

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Saving High Andean Wetlands for Nature and People

Wetlands International in Argentina has initiated a five-year programme to save High Andean Wetlands for nature and people to support their unique biodiversity and the […]

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Building Urban Resilience with Nature

Urban wetlands provide a whole suite of ecosystem services thereby contributing to safe, healthy and thriving cities. They protect cities from floods, droughts, provide cooling […]

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We won’t let another life disappear

Every year thousands of birds fly across continents to escape the cold winter and find temporary refuge in another part of the globe. The route […]

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Strengthening the Biodiversity Corridor of Paraná Delta: a way to save the marsh deer

As part of the Corredor Azul Programme, we have started the process of  strengthening the biodiversity corridor of the Parana Delta in Argentina, which will […]

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Empowered communities mobilise government funds to increase their flood safety

The northern state of Bihar is one of the least developed states in India, and almost yearly hit by serious floods. Every year during the […]

Future proofing Cities in Asia: Water as Leverage for Resilient Cities in Semarang, Indonesia Case study

Future proofing Cities in Asia: Water as Leverage for Resilient Cities in Semarang, Indonesia

Wetlands International has joined the Water as Leverage for Resilient Cities: Asia initiative of the Netherlands Special Envoy for International Water Affairs, Henk Ovink as […]

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Living with water & wetlands: flood risk reduction in Panama City

Every year between June and December, the wet season in Panama brings, to the communities of Panama City, the risk of flooding. As a country, […]

An aerial view of mangrove forest stretching for water in the foreground into haze in the background Case study

Mangrove Capital Africa

Mangrove Capital Africa is a ten-year programme to improve the lives of millions of people by safeguarding and restoring the mangroves they live in.