Salinas are special types of wetlands with a particular interest for the biodiversity they host and their cultural value. We took the opportunity to interview Miss Katia Hueso Kortekaas from the Cultural Association of Friends of Inland Salinas on the work they implement, the value of inland salinas and of regional cooperation.
The Ramsar Regional Initiative BlackSeaWet took place in Istanbul, from 6th to 8th November 2012. MedWet was present in the meeting in order to provide support and transfer the knowledge gained in its twenty year experience as a regional initiative.
The SWIM-SM project, in which MedWet is a member of the Steering Committee, aims to contribute to the extensive dissemination and effective implementation of sustainable water management policies and practices in the Southern Mediterranean Region.