Connecting wetland centres across the world


How to keep working under COVID-19

A look at what WLI members are doing to engage the public and maintain their organisational work while acting to stop the novel coronavirus. WLI members in China have been working from home since February; in mid-March, Europe and North America members reached a similar stage. CEPA

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World Wetlands Day in Bandar Khamir, Iran

Poster for World Wetlands Day 2020 in Iran

Participation and cooperation of the people of Bandar Khamir city in holding the big event of World Wetlands Day The people of Bandar Khamir, where contains the largest marine wetland in the Middle East and the widest mangrove forests covering an area of about 86,000 ha, celebrated

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WLI Asia Study Grant 2020

Image of email text calling for WLI Asia grant 2020

Apply before 17 March for WLI Asia Study Grant 2020.

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Celebration of World Wetlands Day-2020 by BEDS

Wetlands are of great significance regarding ecological value. World Wetlands Day aims to raise global awareness about the vital role of wetlands for people and planet. International theme for this year was Wetlands and Biodiversity. To raise public awareness on conserving the existing wetlands and to emphasize

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Asian Wetland Symposium 2020

9th Asian Wetland Symposium 1st announcement

The 9th Asian Wetland Symposium will be held in Suncheon, Republic of Korea. Running from 23 to 27 November 2020, it is being organsied by the Ramsar Regional Center – East Asia (RRC-EA), Ramsar Center Japan, and Wetlands International – Japan. It is hosted by the city

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7th WLI Asia Conference

The 7th WLI Asia Conference had nearly 100 participants and planned for the coming two years

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MoU secures WLI Asia

Securing WLI Asia's future

The partnership that underpins WLI Asia has renewed its agreement until 2023. WLI is hosted at the Wildfowl and Wetland Trust (WWT) in the UK. WLI Asia is coordinated in-region by the Ramsar Regional Centrer – East Asia. On December 5th 2019, both parties signed a new

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Summer Camp for the Secret of Wetlands

On this mid-July, Tongli National Wetland Park held a camp activity for children, which brought them a sense of delight to explore the secret of wetlands and a pleasant memory in summer. This summer camp lasted five days from 9-13, July. We provided the kids varied events

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Seventh WLI Asia Conference announced

The 7th WLI Asia Conference will be from 2–6 December 2019 in Taipei

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EU-China NGO Twinning program 2019 deadline

Chen Qing and Chris Rostron at London Wetland Centre

Wetland centre staff in China and Europe may be interested in a direct exchange, just like the Mangrove Conservation Foundation (MCF) and Wildfowl and Wetland Trust (WWT) did last year. The EU-China NGO Twinning Exchange Program supported one-month work trips for WLI’s Chris Rostron in China and MCF’s

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