Natural wetlands are essential for biodiversity but also for the human populations that benefit from their multiple services: protection against floods, water-table recharge, water purification, amongst many others. […]
In April 2016, the Association BIOM and the Public Institution for Management of Protected Natural Values in Dubrovnik-Neretva County, Croatia, began developing a management plan proposal for the Neretva Delta […]
‘’The only way forward, if we are going to improve the quality of the environment, is to get everybody involved’’: Richard Rogers. Natural systems support our prosperity and well-being. Billions […]
Application of SWOS tools for wetlands monitoring using satellite data in the Maghreb and West Africa
Tour du Valat, EMWIS and Wetland International jointly organised a 3-day training session in Rabat, Morocco, from 22 to 24 May 2017. The purpose was to train French-speaking users coming […]
Established in 1991, the Mediterranean Wetlands Initiative brings together 26 Mediterranean and peri-Mediterranean countries that are Parties to the Convention on Wetlands (Ramsar, Iran, 1971). Palestine and a number of organizations and wetland centres are also part of the MedWet Initiative.
The MedWet mission is to ensure and support the effective conservation of the functions and values of Mediterranean wetlands and the sustainable use of their resources and services.