News & Insights


Poster: Palm oil and Peat

This poster illustrates the different options available to palm oil producers when considering the future of their plantations.


Green economy with sustainable value chains

Infographic on responsible agro-commodity governance – palm oil CHALLENGE: Agricultural output is expected to double and resource efficiency increase tenfold in the coming decades. Only a […]


Tierra del Fuego Peatlands and Climate Change

The peatlands of Tierra del Fuego, Argentina are gigantic stores of carbon and water. The regulatory function benefits the global climate as well as a […]


Input for the 2020 targets of the Convention on Biological Diversity

Input from Wetlands International on the draft targets for 2020 of the Convention on Biological Diversity.


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 […]


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  


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]