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South Asia Regional Training Workshop on Wetlands and Water

A three day South Asian Regional Training Workshop on Wetlands and Water was co-hosted by Regional Ramsar Centre East Asia (RRC-EA) and Wetlands International South Asia […]

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South Asia Regional Training Programme on ‘Integrating wetlands in water management in South Asia’

Wetlands International South Asia and Ramsar Regional Center East Asia are hosting a three-day virtual training workshop on ‘Integrating Wetlands in Water Management in South […]

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Webinar Series: The future of wetlands in urban spaces

  Wetlands, ecosystems at the interface of land and water, have a significant role in ensuring water and climate security, given their role in the […]

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Valuing the water and wetlands connection – dedicated to World Water Day 2021

Wetlands have a significant role in ensuring water and climate security of India, given their role in the water cycle and multiple hydrological functions. The […]

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Inseparable: Wetlands Connect Water and Land

The theme of 2021 World Wetlands Day was ‘wetlands and water’ highlighting the inseparability of wetlands and water management in the quest for sustainable development. […]

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Bihar State Wetlands Authority resolves to update land records by removing wetlands from the ‘wastelands’ category

The Bihar State Wetlands Authority, in their first meeting held on August 28, 2020 under chairmanship of Mr Sushil Modi, Deputy Chief Minister, Government of […]

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Urban expansion and its implications on prominent wetlands of National Capital Territory

Wetlands have played a vital role in Delhi’s history. Delhi has been a fortress city since ancient times with an elaborate network of water management […]

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Wetlands Play a Pivotal Role in River Restoration and Rejuvenation: Union Minister, Jal Shakti

Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Hon’ble Minister, Jal Shakti Ministry, recently highlighted the importance of Gangetic floodplain wetlands, by sharing a video clip focussing on the […]

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Conserving Wetlands to Achieve Land Degradation Neutrality

The Parties to the UN Convention to Combat Desertification, in their 14th meeting agreed to the goal of achieving Land Degradation Neutrality by 2030.Speaking at […]

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Maguri Motapung: an asset lost to flames

Wetlands International South Asia is appalled and deeply saddened by the immense damage caused to the Maguri Motapung beel and its environs as a result […]