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Annual Review 2020

Our annual review and accounts assess how we have delivered on our mission, vision and strategic intent. We are pleased to present Wetlands International Annual Review and Accounts 2020, […]


In Memoriam: Susanne Boom 1976-2021

We at Wetlands International are paying tribute to our beloved former colleague Susanne Boom van der Sande, who passed away on Wednesday 19th May. Susanne […]


Wetlands International condoles demise of Satish Kumar

The whole of Wetlands International is saddened at the sudden and tragic loss of one of our team in India, Satish Kumar, who has fallen […]


Building momentum with a further €1.5 million from Dutch National Postcode Lottery

Wetlands International has been awarded a €1.5 million grant from the Dutch Postcode Lottery. The funding extends the Dutch National Postcode Lottery’s support by another […]


Two long-standing wetland champions appointed as Counsellors of Honour to Wetlands International

Wetlands International is proud to announce that two long-standing and internationally-renowned wetland champions have been appointed as Counsellors of Honour to the organisation: Dr Kathy […]


Wetlands International becomes supporting partner of UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration

Wetlands International has officially become a supporting partner of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration. The partnership recognises Wetlands International’s critical role to catalyse and successfully implement restoration initiatives for […]


Promising  new  opportunities and  pressing  threats  concerning  efforts to conserve  biodiversity in 2021: Horizon scan

A panel of 25 scientists, conservation professionals and future scanners recently came together for an annual ‘horizon scan’ to answer the question: “What are the most promising new opportunities […]


The Waterbird Fund

Supporting long-term monitoring across the flyways for conservation of migratory waterbirds About the Waterbird Fund The Waterbird Fund was established in 2016 in response to […]


COVID-19 Appeal

Building community resilience by safeguarding and restoring wetlands The one thing we all want for 2021 is to overcome the COVID-19 pandemic. Healthy wetlands are vital […]