News & Insights


Wetlands International appoints Han de Groot as CEO

Han de Groot has been appointed CEO by the Supervisory Council, in consultation with the Management Team of Wetlands International. He will take up his […]


CEO Jane Madgwick to leave Wetlands International

CEO Jane Madgwick to leave Wetlands International. Organisation better positioned than ever to scale up the safeguarding and restoration of wetlands for people, climate and […]


Welcoming Wetlands International’s new Chair to the Supervisory Council, Jan Ernst de Groot

Jan Ernst de Groot, newly nominated Chair to the Supervisory Council – a role he held six years ago – reflects on how Wetlands International […]


Announcement of Counsellor of Honour André van der Zande

Wetlands International is proud to announce that Professor Dr André van der Zande, PhD, who chaired the Supervisory Council and Board of Association since 2015 […]


Wetlands International at COP26

The 26th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP26) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)  takes place in Glasgow, Scotland, on 31 October – 12 […]


Wetlands International welcomes the 2030 Action Targets and calls for a focus on wetlands

Wetlands International welcomes the ambitious yet highly relevant 2030 action targets calling for conservation and effective management of at least 30 percent of global land- […]


Opinion: The genie will escape from the bottle if we don’t change our approach to nature

As a response to the latest IPCC report, the directors of IUCN NL, Tropenbos International, Wetlands International, Both ENDS and the Institute for Environmental Security wrote […]


Project Controller

Wetlands International is the only NGO dedicated to the safeguarding and restoration of wetlands. At the heart of our vision is a plan to demonstrate whole landscape recovery […]


Joining forces with Boskalis towards sustainable engineering

Wetlands International and Boskalis are joining hands towards enhancing sustainability in coastal and water infrastructure development. In 2020 Wetlands International and Boskalis signed an institutional […]