Ramsar COP13 took place in Dubai in October 2018.

WWN coordinated 5 activities at Ramsar COP 13:

  • NGO Pre-COP Meeting
  • NGO Opening Statement
  • Youth Forum and visioning workshop
  • Youth closing statement
  • WWN Exhibition Stand and display

In addition, we partnered with NGO colleagues to participate in two side-events:

  • Citizen Science research on the Status of Wetlands led by the Society of Wetland Scientists
  • Natural Flow of water led by Ramsar Network Japan

Learn about each of these in more detail in our report from COP 13. Read the NGO Opening Statement and the Youth Closing Statement.

News stories we published about the 2018 Convention of Parties to Ramsar, COP13.

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