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Adaptation Futures: Nature-based solutions for adaptation: breaking down the barriers for accelerating action across sectors

This session, led by Wetlands International, UNEP-WCMC and the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development of Colombia, will highlight opportunities, challenges and recommendations related to […]

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Wetlands International at the IUCN World Conservation Congress

Every four years, the IUCN World Conservation Congress brings together thousands of leaders and government-level decision-makers, civil society, indigenous peoples, business and academic with the goal […]

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IUCN World Conservation Congress

We are looking forward to taking part in this year’s IUCN World Conservation Congress, driving action on nature-based recovery, climate change and biodiversity.  The IUCN […]

Publication

New report shows slowdown in mangrove losses–providing a ‘last best chance’ for global action to protect coastal forests

100 contributors lend expertise to first-ever The State of the World’s Mangroves publication JULY 26—Today the Global Mangrove Alliance released their inaugural report, The State […]

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Technical Guideline ‘Building Sustainable Aquaculture through Coastal Field Schools’

Meaningful participation of local stakeholders, especially local communities, is key to successfully  Implementing and optimising any Building with Nature solution. In line with this principle […]

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Technical guidelines released for restoring eroding tropical coastlines

Wetlands International and its global and Indonesian partners present a series of Technical Guidelines on Building with Nature to restore eroding tropical muddy coasts. The […]

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Technical Guidelines ‘Building with Nature approach’

Building with Nature integrates Nature-based Solutions into water and marine engineering practice. To make nature the fundament of the solution, a paradigm shift is needed […]

Publication

A Roadmap to address Land Subsidence for Central Java

In response to rapid land subsidence in Central Java, the Building with Nature Indonesia consortium released a Roadmap towards Adapting and Mitigating Land Subsidence in […]

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Mangroves in Senegal’s Saloum Delta bring 1.5 billion euros to the local economy over a ten-year period

Mangroves provide goods and services that contribute 1.5 billion Euros to the local economy of the Saloum Delta. The evaluation was made following a study […]