News & Insights


Building with Nature in Indonesia: Restoring an eroding coastline and inspiring action at scale (2015-2021)

This publication summarises the interventions and insights from a landscape scale implementation of the Building with Nature approach between 2015 and 2021 in Demak, illustrated […]


Policy Brief: Associated Mangrove Aquaculture (AMA) to build coastal resilience and a blue economy

As mangrove removal for aquaculture is one of the main causes of coastal erosion, complementary mangrove and brackish water aquaculture land-use systems are an opportunity […]

Cattle and birds in the water near an island in the Parana Delta. A photo by Ruben Quintana Publication

Alternative scenarios for the future of the Paraná-Paraguay Corridor and its wetland systems: Pantanal, Iberá marshes and the Paraná Delta

Please note, the original publication is in Spanish and can be found here. This publication is the final product of a study that explores, through […]


Internationally Important Waterbird Sites in Manila Bay, Philippines

Information about the presence and status of migratory waterbirds and their habitats in Manila Bay, Philippines are lacking. This study by Arne E. Jensen presents […]


Guidance on Mangrove Indicators in the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework

This guidance is intended to contribute to the ongoing discussions towards the adoption of the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework. It illustrates the contribution of mangrove […]


New report shows slowdown in mangrove losses–providing a ‘last best chance’ for global action to protect coastal forests

100 contributors lend expertise to first-ever The State of the World’s Mangroves publication JULY 26—Today the Global Mangrove Alliance released their inaugural report, The State […]


Technical Guideline ‘Building Sustainable Aquaculture through Coastal Field Schools’

Meaningful participation of local stakeholders, especially local communities, is key to successfully  Implementing and optimising any Building with Nature solution. In line with this principle […]


Technical Guidelines ‘Building with Nature approach’

Building with Nature integrates Nature-based Solutions into water and marine engineering practice. To make nature the fundament of the solution, a paradigm shift is needed […]


Annual Review 2020

Our annual review and accounts assess how we have delivered on our mission, vision and strategic intent. We are pleased to present Wetlands International Annual Review and Accounts 2020, […]