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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.

Latest Global News

Global News
Webinar on Challenges and Solutions for Responsible Peatlands Management
- INVITATION FOR 1 OCTOBER 2014 - Currently, drained peatlands for agriculture and forestry are the third-largest emitter of greenhouse gas (GHG) in the Agriculture, Forestry and Land Use sector. Join over 120 colleagues working on peatlands and climate change mitigation from all over the wo...
8/25/2014 11:46:00 AM
Global News
NEWS: Peat restoration – the key solution for large peat-fires in Russia
Thanks to an active and laborious fire-fighting operation the recent peat and forest fires in Tver Province were localised and the region was saved from events becoming as dramatic as in 2010 when dense smoke haze covered the city of Moscow for weeks. Still, the region’s economy and ecology ag...
8/23/2014 4:14:00 PM
Global News
BLOG: RSPO at a Crossroad: moving beyond criticism
RSPO members are responsible for 60% of global palm oil production. With such a large and growing responsibility, the RSPO must push on to create a level playing field for sustainable palm oil, argues Marcel Silvius.
8/4/2014 3:32:00 PM

Malkachanskaya Tundra

Malkachanskaya tundra (V. Forstmayer)

Onega Bay of the White Sea

Onega Bay of the White Sea in northwestern Russia, southwest of Arkhangelsk (V. Semashko)

Latest Tweets

TweetId: 504369468731318272 Wetlands Int. WetlandsInt WetlandsInt Thanks for visiting the @PEDRRnetwork event on ecosystem based DRR today @GRFDavos. Learn more: http://t.co/QdNCanxqso #wetlands #IDRC2014 26-08-14 20:47
TweetId: 503872721886126082 Wetlands Int. WetlandsInt WetlandsInt Webinar from FAO: Challenges & Solutions for Responsible Peatlands Management. Enrol now:! http://t.co/Th8YHTQZnx #peatland #climatechange 25-08-14 11:53
TweetId: 503863370060406784 Wetlands Int. WetlandsInt WetlandsInt Cigarettes & campfires may cause #peatland fires- but the ultimate cause of infernos are rooted in altered ecosystems http://t.co/nlhvy9X5BJ 25-08-14 11:16
TweetId: 502815209065820160 Wetlands Int. WetlandsInt WetlandsInt Our #flood forecast tool is helping nature & people in the Inner Niger Delta, #Mali: http://t.co/oG73pi4q2X @HollandWater 22-08-14 13:51
TweetId: 502753397989445633 Wetlands Int. retweeted Mangrover Indonesia MangroverID MangroverID Cc @MANGROVEMAGZ@WetlandsInt: Director @Wetlandsint Indonesia shows #mangrove success with #silvofisheries & #GHG http://t.co/blZHuqs7pA” 22-08-14 09:45