Join us to Celebrate World Wetlands Day 2021

2nd February of each year is observed as World Wetlands Day to mark the date of adoption of the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands. The theme […]


Bird Attack – Webinar on Understanding Avian Flu

Join in for an in-depth discussion with Centre for Environment Science’s investigative reporter and a panel of experts on the recent outbreak of the Bird […]


Wetlands at NCAVES India Forum 2021

The Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI), Government of India in collaboration with the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), European Union and UN Environment […]


Release of 2021 Calendar on Wetlands and Cities

Wetlands International South Asia released the 2021 Calendar during the meeting of office bearers held on 15th January 2021. This year, our calendar showcases 12 […]


Wetlands International South Asia condoles the sad demise of Prof Brij Gopal

With profound grief and sorrow, Wetlands International South Asia informs about the sad demise of Prof Brij Gopal, a renowned ecologist, on 4th January, 2021. […]


Wetland Conservation Ethos

An introductory book on the diversity of Indian wetlands, their ecosystem services and biodiversity values, threats and management needs and  ways in which conservation and […]


Plenary Talk by Dr Ritesh Kumar at the Annual Meeting of Society of Wetland Scientists

Dr Ritesh Kumar was invited to deliver a plenary talk on “Wetlands Wise Use: Reframing for Multiple Worldviews” at the Annual Virtual Meeting of the […]


Join us for the Asian Waterbird Census 2021

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 waterbirds worldwide. […]


India adds two wetlands to the List of Ramsar Sites

Sur Sarovor in Agra district of Uttar Pradesh and the Lonar in Buldhana district of Maharashtra are the recent additions to the List of Wetlands […]


Call for adopting a Landscape Approach to Conservation of High-Altitude Wetlands at a Policy Dialogue held on 20 November 2020

A Policy Dialogue on Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) on Integrated Management of High-altitude Wetlands (HAW) was organised virtually by the UNDP and Wetlands International South […]