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WLI Update, June 2015

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Ramsar COP12 results The 12th Ramsar Conference took place from the 2nd to the 9th of June, and gave WWT the opportunity to become the 6th IOP (International Organisation Partner) as well as adopting an updated CEPA resolution, which includes several commitments to using wetland centres as

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US-Russia exchange visit No. 3 – Khakassky

Khakassky Visitor Centre

On June 14-20, Director Katrina Moyna and Board Member Scott Boylen from the Driftless Area Wetlands Centre in Marquette, Iowa, visited Khakassky State Nature Reserve near Abakan, Russia, as part of the Russia-USA Wetland Center Exchange Program. The Driftless Area Wetlands Centre was one of three Wetland

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World Environment Day 2015

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The Pointe-a-Pierre wetland centre, Trinidad and Tobago, has made an excellent short video showing what they did for World Environment Day this year.  Bringing young people into the wetland to find out why it’s so important, encouraging them to take action to protect nature and running a

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WLI update, May 2015

New Partners  We have two new Russian partners, Kronotsky and Gydansky, welcome to the WLI network. Ramsar COP12 The 12th Ramsar Conference starts on Monday the 1st of June in Uruguay, bringing together many of the 168 signatory countries.  It is an opportunity to revise progress of

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Ramsar COP wetland centre side event

Wetland Centre side event at the Ramsar COP12 WLI is working with ERF South Korea (Environmental Ecosystem Research Foundation) to hold a side event on the work of wetland centres around the globe, and how they support delivery of Ramsar’s CEPA programme (Communication, Education, Participation and Awareness). 

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First US wetland centre visits Russia

US-Russia exchange colleauges

  As part of the US – Russia wetland centre exchange programme, funded through US Peer to Peer initiative, our first exchange of staff took place from 19 to 25 April 2015.  Two American colleagues from The Wetlands Institute, Stone Harbor (New Jersey) visited the national Park “Smolensk

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WLI Bulletin, April 2015

Please click on the April edition of the WLI six-monthly bulletin, with news from a new partner in the US, pictures of the new education centre at Sungei Buloh, Singapore, and Migratory Birds for People.  We also have the Ramsar COP (conference) coming up in June, and World

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WLI Update March 2015

World Migratory Bird Day

WLI Update March 2015 New Partners Welcome to US partners from Driftless Area Wetlands Center and John Bunker Sands Wetland Center, both part of our US-Russia exchange programme. Migratory Birds for People meeting Our recent meeting at Oostvaardersplassen was a great success: a group of ten of

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WLI Update February 2015

WLI Update February 2015 New Partners Welcome to our new partners from: Chile, Agrupación Defensa y Conservación Maule Mataquito World Wetlands Day 2015, 2nd February 2015 Thanks to those of you that sent stories on World Wetlands Day 2015, on the theme wetlands are our future. There

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FSC Darwin Scholarship Programme, Brazil

If you are a scientist under 35, working or studying in the fields of biology or ecology, this 10 day course in Brazil could be interesting for you.  Run by the Field Studies Council, it aims to give a fantastic opportunity to get first-hand experience in a range

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