Resources

Event

Wetlands, peace and security

There is a bilateral relationship between human security and healthy wetlands: the condition of wetlands has an impact on human security and security has an […]

Birds and a boat in Mali News

Connecting wetlands with peace and conflict at World Water Week

The importance of water in relation to human security is now widely accepted. But wetlands are still missing from this equation. In our session ‘Connecting […]

Video

Video message from Ibrahim Thiaw at Stockholm World Water Week

Ibrahim Thiaw, Special Adviser for the Sahel, United Nations Secretary-General, sent this video message in support of our side-event “Connecting water, peace and security through […]

News

We are part of the Resilience Strategy of Panama City

The City of Panama along with 99 cities around the world, decided to form part of the 100 Resilient Cities initiative. We participated with the […]

News

First design workshop in Semarang to develop solutions for the city’s sinking and flooding challenges

Semarang, Indonesia – Indonesia and the Netherlands kick off the Water as Leverage program for Semarang, a rapidly subsiding and flooding port city on the […]

Publication

Conserving Biodiversity of the Cacheu Mangroves National Park at Guinea Bissau

From 2015 to 2018 Wetlands International, IBAP and other partners implemented a ground-breaking initiative to conserve the mangroves, tidal flats, dryland forests and seagrass beds […]

News

Degradation of wetlands contributes to social instability and insecurity

During Stockholm World Water Week, we are leading the ‘Connecting water, peace, and security through ecosystems’ event, calling on governments to recognise the role of […]

Publication

Community-based ecological mangrove restoration

West Africa is ranked high on the list of regions threatened by climate change. Severe drought, massive deforestation, unsustainable agricultural practices, and poor watershed management […]

News

Kick off Building with Nature Training for public and private sector in Indonesia

Deltares and TU Delft recently kicked off a Training and Awareness program on Building with Nature (BwN) for private sector, government and knowledge institutes in […]

Event

Stockholm World Water Week

We will be in Stockholm, Sweden, for World Water Week in August 2018. Join us at side-events we lead or participate in.