Our Story

GEO-Wetlands is a global initiative and part of the work programme of the Group on Earth Observations with the goal to support the protection, conservation and sustainable use of wetland ecosystems by providing high quality tools, information and knowledge to the global wetland community. It directly adresses different policy frameworks and related reporting requirements. GEO-Wetlands is funded through several national and international projects and supported by a partnership of organisations, institutions, companies and individuals.

The GEO-Wetlands strategy is implemented through working groups