MedWet’s mission is to ensure and support the effective conservation of wetlands and the wise use of their resources, values and services, through local, national, regional and international collaborations. Promoting and facilitating the implementation of activities that contribute to the conservation of Mediterranean wetlands, within the framework of the Ramsar Convention. MedWet has four main objectives:

a. to promote and participate in the implementation of the Ramsar Convention’s objectives and initiatives in the Mediterranean region;

b. to develop and reinforce the capacity of people involved in sustainable management, especially in Ramsar-designated wetland sites;

c. to act as a catalyst for the exchange of knowledge and expertise between key conservation actors in order to reinforce Mediterranean wetland management;

d. to collaborate with other international initiatives in the region and globally;