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Monitoring visit of the Expert Committee to Chandertal, a High-Altitude Wetland in Himachal Pradesh

The Himachal Pradesh State Wetlands Authority (HPSWA) constituted an expert committee to review implementation and effectiveness of activities undertaken within their “Wetlands Conservation Programme” at […]

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Sahbhagita: National Workshop for Conservation and Wise-Use of Wetlands Convened

The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) organized a National Workshop for Developing a Roadmap for Participatory Conservation and Wise-Use of Wetlands. Titled […]

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Summary Report on Asian Waterbird Census 2022 released marking World Biodiversity Day

“Summary Report on Asian Waterbird Census 2022: Results of Mid-winter Count by Biodiversity Management Committees and Asian Waterbird Census Network” was launched by Shri. Bhupender […]

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Regional planning workshop for stakeholder consultations of Pong Dam Lake and Renuka Lake Ramsar Sites

GIZ with Wetlands International South Asia conducted a two-day regional planning workshop for Pong and Renuka Integrated Management Plan’s (IMP) stakeholder consultations as a part […]

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Wetland conservation: A Nature-based Solution for Reducing Water-Mediated Disaster Risks

Wetlands International South Asia, in collaboration with National Institute of Disaster Management and (NIDM) and UN Environment Programme (UNEP) organized a one-day national consultation workshop […]

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Connect cities to their lifelines: retain, restore and preserve urban wetlands

The ritzy urbanscapes are the most attractive place for people to settle. By 2030 it is estimated that nearly seventy percent of the world’s population […]

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Montruex Record update for Ramsar Convention at Keoladeo National Park

  A team from Wetlands International South Asia (Arghya Chakrabarty, Technical Officer – Biodiversity and Dhruv Verma, Technical Officer) met Keoladeo National Park officials to […]

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Considering wetlands as nature infrastructure solutions for bridging wetlands and water sectors

  New Delhi, February 05, 2022: World Wetlands Day, celebrated worldwide on February 2 to mark the day of adoption of the Ramsar Convention, is […]

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Social inclusion and behaviour change key to wetlands action for people and nature

  New Delhi, February 02, 2022: Marking the first World Wetlands Day (WWD) since official recognition at the United Nations, Wetlands International South Asia celebrated […]

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Inclusion and development convergence key to taking wetlands convergence beyond protected areas

On the occasion of World Wetlands Day, the Forest Department, Government of Haryana, the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) and Wetlands International […]