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February 2nd, 2019

A satellite perspective on wetland monitoring

The best way to take stock of national wetland resources World Wetlands Day is celebrated every

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December 15th, 2018

Existing EU policies require better implementation to support wetlands

On the 7th of November, policy recommendations for better wetland management were presented at

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December 11th, 2018

GEO Highlights Report 2017-2018

GEO-Wetlands and its community portal have been mentioned in the GEO Highlights Report, that

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September 30th, 2020

Statement of the Secretary General of the Convention on Wetlands, Martha Rojas Urrego, delivered to the UN Summit on Biodiversity

I would like to thank the President of the General Assembly for hosting this timely UN

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September 24th, 2020

The loss of Paul Gumonye Mafabi

It is with great sadness that the Secretariat of the Convention on Wetlands learned of the death

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September 16th, 2020

Uzbekistan names its third Wetland of International Importance

Uzbekistan has designated Tudakul and Kuymazar Water Reservoirs as its third Wetland of

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September 16th, 2020

Call for expression of interest in the framework of MedWet Initiative

The Mediterranean Wetlands Initiative (MedWet) is organizing a Call for expression of

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September 15th, 2020

Call for Projects to celebrate World Wetlands Days 2021 in the Mediterranean

On 2 February every year, the world celebrates World Wetlands Day to raise public awareness of

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September 15th, 2020

Launch of the UN’s Global Biodiversity Outlook 5 report

Nature: Humanity at a Crossroads, UN WarnsUN’s Global Biodiversity Outlook 5 report outlines

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September 14th, 2020

68% Average Decline in Species Population Sizes Since 1970, Says New WWF Report

Declines in monitored populations of mammals, fish, birds, reptiles, and amphibians present a

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September 14th, 2020

“Building Back Better: protecting biodiversity, combating land degradation and mitigating climate change to reduce the risks of future pandemics, and the importance of a coherent approach”

Martha Rojas Urrego, Secretary General, Convention on WetlandsSpeaking on behalf of the Liaison

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September 10th, 2020

Protecting Lake Salda, in Turkey, with new regulations

Known as Turkey’s Maldives, the lake Salda, located in southwestern Burdur province, is one of

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