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Join us at the Convention on Migratory Species COP13

The Convention on Migratory Species’ Conference of the Parties this month kicks off a ‘super year’ for biodiversity as the world looks to form a […]

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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 […]

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Attending the 10th Meeting of Parties of East Asian – Australasian Flyway Partnership

We are attending 10th Meeting of Partners (MOP 10) of the East Asian – Australasian Flyway Partnership (EAAFP), where the adoption of the new Strategic […]

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Wetlands International aims to make major contributions to AEWA MOP7 and explore new partnerships

We are attending the 7th Meeting of Parties (MoP7) of Agreement of the Conservation of the African- Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds (AEWA) to share a number of significant […]

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For wildlife conservation, countries need good governance

Data from the International Waterbirds Census has enabled a global study of the factors that enable conservation to succeed: Protecting an area for wildlife can work – but it works better in countries with robust political governance.

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On World Water Day, ‘Why waste water?’

March 22 is World Water Day. The theme for this year is ‘Why waste water?’. This brings attention to the need to reduce and reuse wastewater. […]

Blog

Safe passage for our avian friends

This Tuesday 10th of May is World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) is a massive, global celebration of the beauty and wonder of our avian friends who, […]

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Venezuela

Venezuala has a variety of wetlands, including lakes, rivers, estuarine and coastal marine areas. Venezuela has more than 30,000 km 2 of natural wetlands and […]

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Conserving wetland birds for 50 years: Let’s make it count!

To mark the 50th count of the International Waterbird Census (IWC), Wetlands International has launched a year-long campaign “Let’s make it count” in partnership with […]

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Swan Specialist Group

A global network of swan specialists working on the monitoring, research, conservation and management of swan populations