“Dr Sidharth Kaul awarded Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to wetland conservation”

  The Kashmir Education, Culture and Science Society (KECSS) has conferred the Lifetime Achievement Award- 2024 to Dr Sidharth Kaul (President, Wetlands International South Asia) […]


Wetlands International South Asia condoles the sad demise of Dr Bindeshwar Pathak

Wetlands International South Asia family is shocked and deeply pained at the sad demise of Padma Bhushan Dr Bindeshwar Pathak. We have lost a strong […]


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 […]


Celebrating community action on World Water Day

  Wetlands International South Asia along with its partner Nidan organized a community awareness and outreach campaign in Samastipur District in Bihar to mark the […]


RSPO adopts palm oil standards developed by Wetlands International to limit peatland degradation

The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) has adopted new standards, developed by Wetlands International, to help curb the degradation of tropical forests and peatlands […]


Launch of a new initiative on Ecosystem-Based Disaster Risk Reduction

2015 was a landmark year wherein several major global frameworks, notably the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction recognized the role of ecosystems as key […]


Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction 2019 emphasizes the key role of ecosystems and nature-based solutions to build resilient societies

Geneva, Switzerland– The 6th session of Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (GPDRR) and the World Reconstruction Conference concluded last week in Geneva, Switzerland, are […]


How to submit your Luc Hoffmann Medal nomination in 4 simple steps

So, you know a Wetland Champion who has shown outstanding leadership in wetland science, conservation or awareness raising? And you’d like to nominate them for […]