Welcome to our website!

Welcome to the website of the Russian Programme of Wetlands International, the only global NGO dedicated to sustaining and restoring wetlands. This is the subsite for Russia of the global website. This site is maintained by our Russia Programme office in Moscow.

This site presents you all our projects, including a clickable map. It also presents all our publications; often free to download.

Feel free to contact us for further information.

Photo: I. Onufrenia
Oka River (Photo: I. Onufrenia)

Latest Global News

Global News
PRESS RELEASE: Peatlands of South East Asia are heading towards a socio-economic disaster
Agricultural production in vast regions of South East Asia will be lost in the coming decades as a result of flooding of extensive lowland landscapes due to unsustainable development and management of peat soils. About 82% of the Rajang Delta in Sarawak (East Malaysia) will be irreversibly flooded w...
7/6/2015 3:14:00 PM
Global News
NEWS: Djoudj National Park restoration an immediate success
Djoudj National Park is a waterbird oasis located in the delta of the Senegal River separating Mauritania and Senegal. But invasive species are threatening to crowd out the birds. We recently witnessed how our small investment in restoration made a big difference for the birds and tourism. The quest...
6/30/2015 9:02:00 AM
Global News
NEWS: Wetlands International ranks #17 in top climate think tank list
Wetlands International takes the 17th spot on the International Centre for Climate Governance top 100 list for climate think tanks in 2014. Read more here. 
6/29/2015 12:46:00 PM


Photo: A. Lipkovich

Latest Tweets

TweetId: 618073496011280385 Wetlands Int. WetlandsInt WetlandsInt Thanks @emeijaard, very good article! We've just sent out a press release on the issue: http://t.co/0czY4fiNqX #peat https://t.co/uuk1PMiEYS 06-07-15 15:06
TweetId: 618055157981560832 Wetlands Int. WetlandsInt WetlandsInt Thanks for highlighting this @christiandunn! See for what happened to Sarawak's #peatlands: http://t.co/6Mste6Q92m https://t.co/99yLAdWrj0 06-07-15 13:53
TweetId: 618050900490387457 Wetlands Int. WetlandsInt WetlandsInt Study by @deltares suggests huge areas of #Malaysia might be lost forever due to #peatland drainage http://t.co/0czY4fiNqX @jakpost #floods 06-07-15 13:36
TweetId: 617746992018640896 Wetlands Int. retweeted Jane Madgwick JaneMadgwick JaneMadgwick Burning #peatlands boosts grouse shooting for the few in UK while enhancing GHGs @WetlandsInt http://t.co/1kUstPHxW3 05-07-15 17:28
TweetId: 615858994201161732 Wetlands Int. WetlandsInt WetlandsInt Read how our Djoudj National Park #wetlands restoration is helping #waterbirds #Senegal http://t.co/0fjQxLlYlB 30-06-15 12:26