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East Atlantic Flyway assessment 2017: The status of coastal waterbird populations and their sites

The ‘total count’ of the coastal East Atlantic Flyway in January 2017 was carried out in 33 countries of which 11 in Europe and 22 […]

News

Business and industry need to join civil society and governments to improve the condition of wetlands

Business and industry need to act if we are to reverse the loss and degradation of wetlands globally. This is why we work with not […]

Case study

Building Urban Resilience with Nature

Urban wetlands provide a whole suite of ecosystem services thereby contributing to safe, healthy and thriving cities. They protect cities from floods, droughts, provide cooling […]

Publication

Wader Atlas

The Atlas of Wader Populations in Africa and Western Eurasia by Wetlands International and the International Wader Study Group can be downloaded here. This atlas […]

Case study

We won’t let another life disappear

Every year thousands of birds fly across continents to escape the cold winter and find temporary refuge in another part of the globe. The route […]

News

Time for action, not despair: The IPBES Global Assessment report and the solutions we offer

The Global Assessment by the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform for Biodiversity and Ecological Services (IPBES) paints a scary picture of decline in nature. We are losing […]

News

Joint Statement on World Migratory Bird Day: re-evaluating people’s relationship with nature

On World Migratory Bird Day, we pause to recognise the remarkable journeys made by millions of water birds every year, in some cases from pole […]

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Wings Over Wetlands (WOW) project: Flyway Training Kit (FTK)

Across the African-Eurasian region a number of training courses and awareness raising activities already exist. However, their structure and delivery suffers from a number of […]

Publication

Words into Action Guidelines: Implementation Guide for Addressing Water-Related Disasters and Transboundary Cooperation

The new United Nations’ implementation guide for addressing water-related disasters and transboundary cooperation assesses water-related risks under climate change through a transboundary lens. One of […]

News

Call for Wetland Decade under the United Nations Decade on Ecosystem Restoration (2021-2030)

Open Letter by the International Organisation Partners of the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands. The environmental health of our wetlands across the world is deteriorating. The […]