Resources

Publication

The role of wetlands in EU Programming plans in Africa – Briefing

This briefing highlights the role of wetlands and Wetlands International’s work in EU programming plans in Africa. The main aim of the operational briefing is […]

News

New EU carbon removal certification rules should protect nature, wetlands

New EU rules on certifications for carbon removals can help to mobilise private sector funding for the restoration of wetlands, however EU legislators need to […]

News

Civil society, European Commission discuss wetlands for community resilience ahead of EU-AU Commission-to-Commission meeting

On 28 November, Wetlands International Europe contributed to round 3 (‘Building resilience for people through sustainable food systems, tackling climate and environmental crises, and humanitarian […]

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Stakeholder consultation on EU Peace and Security programme

On 8 and 9 November, Wetlands International Europe participated in the stakeholder consultation on the Annual Action Programme (AAP) 2023 for the Neighbourhood Development and […]

COP27 EU event: Upscaling Community Resilience through eco-DRR – an integrated approach

This event at the EU Pavilion at UNFCCC COP27 in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt aims to present replicable, successful models from Africa and Asia developed […]

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EPLO roundtable on water, peace and conflict

On 27 October, Wetlands International Europe attended a roundtable on Water, Peace and Conflict: Exchanging Opportunities and Best Practices, organised by the European Peace Liaison Office […]

Event

Event on GROUNDWATER: Making the invisible visible

Registrations are open for the MEP Water Group event on Groundwater, 25 March 2022. This will relate to this year’s theme for World Water Day; […]

Publication

Wetlands International Europe Strategy 2020-2030

News

Why strong EU forest legislation should give root to thriving wetlands    

In tune with the “trees will save us” mantra, the EU has recently published a variety of legislation on deforestation. Yet, while it is encouraging […]

News

Momentum gained at COP26 must ensure the future of wetlands

As the UNFCCC climate conference ends, we have seen the profile of wetlands raised more than ever before, not only as the best carbon sink but as a resilience-builder against the droughts, storms […]