News From The Projects

Stakeholder Workshops on Wetland Assessments and Climate Risk Assessment for Integrated Wetland Management

28 Feb, 2021

As a step towards development of integrated management plans for the Ramsar sites, hydro-ecological and livelihood assessments were conducted at the..

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Web Portal on Wetlands of India

02 Feb, 2021

On the occasion of World Wetlands Day, the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) announced that..

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Green recovery measures in Bhitarkanika, Odisha

01 Jan, 2021

India has been severely affected by the COVID-19 crisis which led to the imposition of strict economic and social lockdown. India’s unemployment rate..

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Online Training on Wetland Rules and Integrated Wetland Management for Wetland Managers of Tamil Nadu

21 Oct, 2020

A two-day online training on Wetland Rules was organised for wetland managers of Tamil Nadu Forest Department from 19-20 October 2020, in partnership with..

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Adapting to COVID-19: Virtual expert consultation on planning capacity development strategy for wetland management

19 Sep, 2020

With an aim to contribute to strengthening the institutional framework and capacities for ecosystem-based integrated management of wetlands in..

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Virtual review workshops on wetland assessments: Point Calimere

02 Sep, 2020

As a step towards development of integrated management plans for the project pilot Ramsar sites, an online workshop and stakeholder consultation were..

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Virtual review workshops on wetland assessments: Pong Reservoir

02 Jul, 2020

As a step towards development of integrated management plans for the project Ramsar sites, online workshop and stakeholder consultation were..

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Stakeholder Consultations on Hydrological and Livelihood Assessments

23 Jun, 2020

As a step towards development of integrated management plans for the Ramsar sites, a series of online workshops and stakeholder consultations were..

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Virtual Workshop on Hydro-Ecological Assessments for Integrated Management Planning

28 May, 2020

As a step towards development of integrated management plans for the Ramsar sites, a series of online workshops and stakeholder consultations were..

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Review workshop for Renuka ecosystem services and livelihood assessment

27 May, 2020

As a step towards development of integrated management plans for the Ramsar sites, a series of online workshops and stakeholder consultations were..

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Bridging Information for Wetlands and Waterbirds: Side event CMS COP 13 India

17 Feb, 2020

The IKI-BMU Wetlands Management for Biodiversity and Climate Protection project organised a side event on 17th February at CMS COP 13 India on..

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Training-Workshop on Rapid Assessment of Wetland Ecosystem Services for Ramsar site managers

14 Nov, 2019

Wetlands offer many valuable ecosystem services for the society. There are numerous scientific approaches and tools to assess the biodiversity and..

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Community Awareness and Education Activities at Annual Renuka ji Fair

13 Nov, 2019

Renuka ji lake, a Ramsar site, is a relatively small wetland area, located within the Renuka ji wildlife sanctuary in Sirmaur district, Himachal Pradesh. With temples of..

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Integrated Management of Point Calimere Ramsar Site – Current Staus, Trends and Challenges

27 Aug, 2019

Point Calimere wetland complex is a mosaic of tropical dry evergreen forest, mangroves, mudflats, lagoon, creeks, and streams, etc. in the..

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Demystifying WIAMS – Establishing a Wetlands Inventory, Assessment and Monitoring Framework for Ramsar sites in India

24 Jul, 2019

Wetland inventory, assessment and monitoring are widely recognised as essential tools to support integration of ecosystem services and..

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Inception and Operational Planning Workshop for Wetlands Project

11 Apr, 2019

The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) in partnership with GIZ, has initiated a Technical Cooperation project titled ‘Wetlands Management for..

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