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Pilot project for Sustainable Coastal management in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone’s coastal and marine biodiversity faces many threats ranging from habitat destruction, climate change (coastal erosion, flooding and droughts), hunting, collection of sea turtle […]

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An assessment of lessons learnt from the “Green Coast Project”

This report provides the lessons learnt during the implementation of the Green Coast programme in Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam (NAD) Province and Nias Island, in Aceh […]

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Solving conflicts over water scarcity in the Kimana Wetlands, Kenya

In East and Sub Saharan Africa, availability of water is the single most critical factor for the survival of people. Wetlands in these regions are […]

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Advise to the Contracting Parties of CBD COP 9

This paper presents our views on the issues on the agenda of the Convention of Biological Diversity, COP 9, in Bonn, May 2008. Wetlands International […]

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Wetlands supporting livelihoods in Malawi and Zambia

A film by Wetlands International that shows the importance of wise use of dambos (seasonally flooded grasslands) in Central Southern Africa, for the communities that […]

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Adapting to Climate Change: mangrove forests for coastal restoration

A new film by Wetlands International in which we explain and demonstrate how conservation and restoration of wetlands can be a cost-effective strategy for climate […]

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Healthy Wetlands, Healthy People

On 8 November 2007 the People’s Government of Shaoxing City hosted a symposium, organised by Wetlands International, entitled ‘Healthy Wetlands, Healthy People’. The opening sessions […]

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POST TSUNAMI ENVIRONMENTAL CHALLENGES: A POLICY PERSPECTIVE

Policy workshop 15th June 2007, Chennai, India. This report describes the process and outcomes of the post tsunami environmental challenges. It describes findings related to […]

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Best practise guidelines on the restoration of mangroves in Sri Lanka

The best practise guidelines aim to provide the reader with appropriate knowledge and understanding over the different aspects of mangrove silviculture (planting) for coastal protection. The guidelines include Identification […]