River restoration for flood management in the Iberian Peninsula

Zaragoza – Experts from Spain and Portugal discussed how to restore rivers and manage landscapes to reduce flooding risks and impacts. At the same event […]


Mangroves for coastal defence

Can mangroves reduce waves and storm surges? How will they influence the forces of a tsunami? Do they actually contribute to stabilizing coasts and build-up of […]


Restoring the Marshes of Southern Iraq

The giant Majnoon Oil field in Southern Iraq overlaps with the country’s most important wetland area, the Mesopotamian Marshlands. Decreasing water availability is a constraint […]


Celebrating World Migratory Bird Day: Migratory Birds and Tourism

This weekend, people and organisations all over the world will celebrate World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD). The theme this year is “Destination Flyways : Migratory […]


Saving wetlands through responsible cultivation of soy

Those consuming tofu and soy milk, but especially meat eaters and those driving a car should keep a critical eye on the impacts of soy […]


European experts develop plan for the recovery of Long-tailed Duck

A group of experts met in Roosta, Estonia, between the 23rd and the 25th of April 2014 to develop an action plan for the recovery […]

Rules and Regulations

Articles of Association: Association Wetlands International (the Netherlands)

Articles of Association: Foundation Wetlands International (the Netherlands)

Financial Control and Sanctions Policy for Contracting Out