Recommendations pre-zero-draft post-2015 framework on DRR

A set of recommendations for inclusion in the post-2015 Framework for disaster reduction (HFAII), summarised in this briefing, to ensure that the role of ecosystems, and […]


How to stop waterbird poaching in Mali, Bio-rights Part 2

The Inner Niger Delta of Mali is a very important site for migratory birds – many species that breed in Europe spend the winter here. […]


Call for strongly featuring global warming in the Sustainable Development Goals

In this letter hundreds of civil society organisations, including Wetlands International, urge the Co-Chairs and Member States of the post-2015 Sustainable Development Framework process to […]


Focus on wetlands at the Regional Platform for Disaster Risk of the Americas

Wetlands should be better managed and restored for their ability to reduce disaster risk, says Wetlands International. To stimulate this, the post-2015 framework for Disaster […]


Hand in hand: wetland conservation and tourism in Senegal

I recently got the chance to experience the natural beauty of Djoudj National Park in Senegal for the first time and see its conservation needs. […]


Downstream Voices

In his new book “Downstream Voices” commissioned  by Wetlands International, Fred Pearce takes you along his journey to three large river basins in India, Mali and Senegal where Wetlands […]


Managing Mali’s Wetland Wealth for People and Nature

Wetlands International has been in Mali since 1998. As we near the end of a second decade in the country, we want to highlight and […]


Dutch Ambassador visits Mali Inner Niger Delta

The Dutch Ambassador to Mali, Maarten Brouwer, visits Mali’s Inner Niger Delta to view the forest ecosystem restoration work sponsored by the Dutch government and […]


Dune stabilisation in the Mali inner delta

The Sobé village located in Deboye Rural District, just like the northern part of the Mali inner delta, is threatened by drought, particularly the silting […]


How to adapt to climate change in the Mali Inner Niger Delta

Wetlands International is working to alleviate the climate change impacts on communities in the Inner Niger Delta region of Mali. In the context of our […]