Wetland solutions to protect against droughts and floods

Employing Nature-based Solutions to support disaster risk reduction and climate adaptation This interactive webinar on Nature-based Solutions to protect against droughts and floods is organised […]


Free Flow Conference 2024 – Registration open; Call for abstracts

Registration is now open for the Free Flow 2024 international conference on protecting and restoring free-flowing rivers in Europe.   Wetland International Europe is a proud supporter […]


Peatland protection pays off – Massive conservation and restoration is needed

The draining of peatlands releases more than two billion tonnes of CO2-equivalent annually, about 4% of all annual emissions caused by human activity. This is […]


Leica commits to supporting waterbird monitoring

A significant new collaboration between the African-Eurasian Waterbird Agreement (AEWA) and Leica Camera AG will provide multi-year support to important waterbird monitoring activities such as […]


Launch of the Peatland Atlas 2023

Peatlands across the world are an essential ally when it comes to climate protection, acting as a carbon sink and stabilising our global climate. They […]


Power to the Peatlands conference

The conference will be this year’s biggest European peatland symposium. During the three-day event, we will zoom in on both the scientific, management and policy […]


Joint Statement on the European Commission’s proposal for a Soil Monitoring Law

Wetlands International Europe is one of 38 signatories calling for increased ambition to achieve the goal of healthy soils in the EU. The European Commission […]


NGOs urge Latin American, Caribbean and EU leaders to engage with civil society in developing partnership

Wetlands International Europe and the EU-Latin America and the Caribbean Civil Society Working Group, trade unions, local governments and their associations, are requesting a clear […]


Civil society proposals to strengthen EU-Latin America and Caribbean relations

Wetlands International Europe and the EU-Latin America and the Caribbean Working Group have published a series of recommendations aimed at ensuring the EU’s New Agenda […]


Nature restoration law still on track but European Parliament puts targets for wetlands restoration in doubt

The European Parliament has voted in favour of the Nature Restoration Law and the EU Green Deal, despite an unprecedented disinformation campaign aiming to destroy […]