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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
Arctic wetlands face increasing risks
Wetlands International expresses its extreme concern today over the continued and increasing exploration for and production of oil and gas in the Arctic.  Activities like these could jeopardise Arctic marine and coastal wetlands, which are critical for nature and people as well as the global cl...
7/27/2015 3:33:00 PM
Global News
NEWS: Deeply saddened by the passing of Jean-Paul Taris, legendary wetland champion
Wetlands International is very saddened to learn of the passing of Jean-Paul Taris who was a legendary wetland champion. Our thoughts are especially with his wife Christine, their two boys and of course with Dr Luc Hoffmann, his great friend. 
7/16/2015 4:18:00 PM
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


Photo: A. Lipkovich

Latest Tweets

TweetId: 626751306837938176 Wetlands Int. retweeted Marcel Silvius MarcelSilvius MarcelSilvius Reducing emissions is key to avoid disastrous warming of the earth. This should be recognised in the SDGs.! https://t.co/Y6LWVF9sJI 30-07-15 13:48
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TweetId: 626045909499973632 Wetlands Int. retweeted AEPA FALCON AEPAFALCON AEPAFALCON Desde #Panamá nuestro aliado @RicardoMazzochi celebra este #26DeJulio #MangroveDay con la iniciativa Historias del #Manglar @JJLN0468 28-07-15 15:05
TweetId: 623482033428369408 Wetlands Int. WetlandsInt WetlandsInt Swamp power: how the world's #wetlands can help stop climate change using #paludiculture or 'wet agriculture' methods http://t.co/6lz8SJfrwS 21-07-15 13:17
TweetId: 623420461280559104 Wetlands Int. WetlandsInt WetlandsInt While the west Medit Flamingo pop is stable (~150k birds, Stat Review: http://t.co/0Gg2XWW4kf) others are threatened https://t.co/M5afgBjBjM 21-07-15 09:13