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Wetlands International South Asia designated as NGO CEPA Focal Point for Ramsar Convention

The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India, has designated us as the Ramsar CEPA (Communication, Education, Participation and Awareness) NGO Focal […]

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Wetlands form a part of the first Indo-German Joint Working Group meeting

The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (Government of India) and the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (Germany) held […]

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World Wetlands Day 2019: Let’s make wetland conservation a popular movement

To mark World Wetlands Day, Wetlands International South Asia (WISA) organized a seminar on “Wetlands and Climate Change” at India International Centre, New Delhi. The seminar discussed […]

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India designates Sundarban as Ramsar Site

Spread across India and Bangladesh over 1 million ha area, Sunderban is the world’s largest single contiguous mangrove swamp. The Indian part received its formal […]

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Release of Calendar 2019

This year our calendar celebrates the diversity of Wetlands of International Significance (Ramsar Sites) of South Asia. As a commitment to Ramsar Convention, the Governments […]

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Fifth Project Advisory Group meeting

The Project Advisory Group of Wetlands International South Asia met on December 20, 2018. Proposals on high altitude wetlands and integration of wetlands in River […]

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Awareness excursion at Thane Creek Flamingo Sanctuary

Wetlands International South Asia jointly organised an awareness excursion on wetlands and waterbirds with Avendus Capital Pvt. Ltd. and Bombay Natural History Society at the Thane Creek […]

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Capacity development of wetlands managers of Uttar Pradesh

The Uttar Pradesh State Wetlands Authority was constituted as per provisions of the Wetlands (Conservation and Management) Rules, 2017 as the nodal policy and regulatory […]

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Revisiting management plan for Chilika

The ecological restoration of Chilika stands out as a model for wetlands wise use. Being a dynamic ecosystem, Chilika has undergone several changes in the […]

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Join us for the Asian Waterbird Census 2019

The Asian Waterbird Census (AWC) is part of the global International Waterbird Census (IWC). This citizen-science programme is supporting conservation and management of wetlands and […]

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