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Ramsar Convention on Wetlands

31 July, 2019

The provides the framework for the conservation and wise use of all wetlands through local and national actions and international cooperation, as a contribution towards achieving sustainable development throughout the world.

2 February: World Wetlands Day

31 January, 2019

World Wetlands Day occurs annually on 2 February, marking the date of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands on the same date in 1971.... Read more

The Global Wetland Outlook

27 September, 2018

Wetlands – world’s most valuable ecosystem – disappearing three times faster than forests, warns new report from the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands. Approximately 35 per cent of... Read more