Joint NGO – Position paper on CBD COP regarding Inland Waters

Ahead of the upcoming tenth Conference of Parties (CoP10) to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), Wetlands International, Conservation International, The Nature Conservancy  and WWF […]


Policy brief on climate issues for CBD COP 10

With this brief, delegates at CBD are asked to decide on actions to address climate change emissions due to ecosystem loss and by making sure […]


Submission on Indirect Land-Use Change regarding the EU biofuel policies

In this document, Wetlands International provides comments to the European Commission public consultation on indirect land-use change (October 2010). Date submission: 29 October 2010  


Biodiversity loss and the global water crisis – A fact book

Globally we are facing a water crisis. This booklet aims to highlight the links between this water crisis and biodiversity loss. Both are the result of […]


Policy brief into World Bank Palm Oil Strategy Consultations

Wetlands International participated in a multi-stakeholder consultation process organised by World Bank on 3-4 June 2010 which aimed to identify how World Bank can address […]


Manatee Rescue by Wetlands International Africa (WIA)

This video shows how a team of Wetlands International Africa (WIA), CBD Habitat, Oceanium, Wildlife Trust, Direction des Parcs Nationaux, Inspection Régionale des Eaux et […]


Joint NGO Submission to CBD SBSTTA on forest, climate and biofuels programmes of work

Pro Natura (Friends of the Earth Switzerland), Wetlands International, Humane Society International and The Wilderness Society are working together in order to strengthen and safeguard biodiversity aspects […]


Final Joint Statement to Working Group 2 at SBSTTA 14

This is the Final Joint Statement to Working Group 2 at SBSTTA 14 on the CBD’s Proposed Mission, Strategic Goals and Targets for the Post 2010 […]


The Need for the Review of the UNFCCC’s Forest-Related Terms, Definitions and Classifications

Civil Society Submission to the People’s World Conference on Climate Change and Mother Earth’s Rights. Allowing plantations to be classed as forests for the purpose […]


Submission to the Programme of Work on the Biological Diversity of Inland Water Ecosystems

This submission to the CBD technical meeting in May 2010 in Nairobi (SBSTTA) contains Wetlands International’s suggestions on the Indepth Programme of Work on Inland […]