Ladakh Wetlands Expedition: A field mission to assess Biodiversity and Carbon Values of the high-altitude wetlands in Cold Desert Landscape of Ladakh

India provides critical stopover sites to over 90% of the bird species known to use the CAF in search of refuge, food and rejuvenation. Wetlands […]


Multi-stakeholder meeting for Renuka Wetland and Pong Dam Lake integrated management plans and their proposal budgets

A multi-stakeholder workshop for the Integrated Management Plan (IMP) for Renuka Wetland and Pong Dam Lake, prepared as part of the IKI-funded Wetlands Management for […]


परिसंवाद colloquy ‘Nature-based Solutions for resilience’

Wetlands International South Asia, in collaboration with the National Institute of Disaster Management, organised the परिसंवाद colloquy ‘NbS for Resilience’ to identify opportunities for embedding […]


Assessment of Ottu Lake as a potential Ramsar site in Sirsa, Haryana

Wetlands International South Asia is a knowledge partner with the State Wetlands Authority across the country on matters concerning the conservation and management of wetlands. […]


Gobind Sagar Lake Pushes for Integrated Management Planning for Conservation and Wise-use of Migratory Birds Habitats

The Central Asian Flyway (CAF) is one among the nine flyways in the world. Some of the major traditional wintering grounds and stopover sites for […]


Wetlands International South Asia celebrates its Silver Jubilee

Wetlands International South Asia celebrated its Silver Jubilee year of inception on 29 September, 2022. Hon’ble Minister of State for External Affairs and Education Dr. […]


Multi-stakeholder meeting for Integrated management of Point Calimere

GIZ with Wetlands International South Asia (WISA) conducted a district-level multi stakeholder workshop for Point Calimere’s Integrated Management Plan (IMP) as a part of the […]


National consultation workshop on Wetlands Conservation as Nature-based Solutions (NbS) for Reducing Disaster Risks

National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM) in collaboration with Wetlands International South Asia (WISA) organised a national consultation workshop in New Delhi on September 12 […]


Multi stakeholder meeting for integrated management of Pong Dam Lake

GIZ with Wetlands International South Asia conducted a multistakeholder workshop for Pong Dam Lake’s Integrated Management Plan (IMP) as a part of the IKI-funded Wetlands Management […]

[Commentary] Latest wetland mapping data underscores the need to step up conservation action

In this commentary, Dr Ritesh Kumar, Director, Wetlands International South Asia shares learnings from India’s 2022 Wetlands Change Atlas initiative, which mapped 231,195 wetlands in the […]