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The Ecosystem Promise

This publication, by Meindert Brouwer, features many case-studies of work by Wetlands International. The Ecosystem Promise explains a new trend of assigning financial value to nature […]

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Reduction of Wind and Swell Waves by Mangroves

This report focuses on mangrove forests and the role they can play in reducing wind and swell waves. While mangrove forests are usually found on […]

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Striking A Balance: Dambo Management and poverty reduction in Zambia & Malawi

This video shows how Wetlands International and partners in Zambia and Malawi have improved the management of seasonal wetlands or Dambos and thereby have improved […]

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Strategic Intent 2011-2020

The Strategic Intent 2011-2020 is the ten year outlook for our organisation and the overarching strategy for the organisation worldwide. It reflects the new challenges for wetland […]

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Wetlands Matter: Valuing wetland ecosystems in a changing climate

Communiqué of the Symposium in Edinburgh on ‘Valuing Wetlands In a Chaning Climate’ , 24 February 2011. This Communiqué was the consensus reached by over […]

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Adapting to Climate Change: mangroves of Guinea Bissau

This video tells the story of how mangrove dependent communities in Guinea Bissau are affected by climate change and how Wetlands International Africa’s work helps […]

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Ecosystems and Community Based Climate Change Adaptation Training Kit

Wetlands International and its partners have taken the initiative to develop a Training Program on the different aspects of ‘ecosystem and community based climate change […]

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Policy brief for the Convention on Biological Diversity 2010: Key Recommendations for CBD 2020 Targets

The meeting of the Convention on Biological Diversity in 2010 (COP 10) has put the biodiversity target for 2020 on the agenda. These targets in […]

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Recommendations for CBD post-2010 strategic targets

Wetlands International gives two recommendations for the CBD post-2010 strategic targets. New, stand alone target on water Proposed revision of draft CBD target 14