Resources

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Adapting to Climate Change: mangrove forests for coastal restoration

A new film by Wetlands International in which we explain and demonstrate how conservation and restoration of wetlands can be a cost-effective strategy for climate […]

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Healthy Wetlands, Healthy People

On 8 November 2007 the People’s Government of Shaoxing City hosted a symposium, organised by Wetlands International, entitled ‘Healthy Wetlands, Healthy People’. The opening sessions […]

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Wetlands, poverty reduction and sustainable tourism development

Tourism is a principal source of income for many of the developing countries. The tourism sector provides good opportunities for many poor people.  Wetlands like […]

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Wetlands and Livelihoods Working Group

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Factsheet Wetlands and Poverty Reduction Project

Many of the poor rely on wetlands for food, water, construction materials and similar necessities. Wetlands also act as transport corridors and provide protection against […]

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Green Coast Project (video)

Images of the destruction to people and nature after the tsunami. How to recover livelihoods and rehabilitate coastal nature? Through the Green Coasts approach, led […]

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Brochure on Wetlands And Poverty Reduction Project

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WI Policy Brief World Water Forum 2006

This brochure is especially developed for distribution at major events like the Convention on Biodiversity in Brasil and the World Water Forum in Mexico this […]

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The Niger, a lifeline

An extensive study on the impact of existing and planned dams in the Upper Niger. Impacts such as irrigation, hydropower generation but also loss of […]

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Strategies for wise use of wetlands: Best Practices in Participatory Management

Proceedings of Workshop 1 of the 2nd International Conference on wetlands and Development held in Dakar, Senegal, 8-14 November 1998.