Farming, logging activities threaten Rufiji Mangroves

Residents express fears over increased depletion of mangrove forests in Rufiji Delta. As you manoeuvre the calm waters off the coast of Nyamisati in Rufiji […]


Building partnerships for conservation and management of wetlands

National Environment Management Authority Director General Prof. Geoffrey Wahungu has lauded Wetlands International for its great efforts towards the conservation of wetlands in the country, […]


Integrated Risk Management- Reducing disaster risks by strengtheningcommunity resilience

To address disaster risks effectively, risk reduction interventions should address integrate timescales and geographical scales. Climate variability and change necessitate the assessment of risks in […]


National Disaster Management Strategic Plan for South Sudan

Disasters in South Sudan resulting in high levels of vulnerability are driven and triggered by various factors influenced by climatic changes and human negligence. Disaster […]


A step toward resilience in Ethiopia’s Somali Region

The Somali region of Ethiopia which has a population of about 5 million people, is the most important food and water insecure region in the […]


Building ecosystem resilience in Ethiopia’s Somali Region

How can we build the long-term resilience of communities to withstand recurring food and water insecurity, droughts and flash floods in the Horn of Africa […]


A Step Towards Resilience: Joint Initiatives Addressing Protracted Crisis in Somali Region-Ethiopia

A Step Towards Resilience is a compilation of inspiring stories from the disaster-prone Somali Region of Ethiopia. Wetlands International worked with partners Red Cross, Red […]

WWD 2018 News

Hope for Lake Ol’ Bolossat as the Government declares its gazettement

It is the beautiful sight of the Egyptian and yellow-billed geese flocks swimming gracefully in the brackish water along the shores that welcomes you to […]


Empowering citizens in Kajiado and Laikipia counties

On 25th and 28th September 2017 Watershed – Empowering Citizens programme was launched in Laikipia and Kajiado Counties respectively. The event attracted different stakeholders from […]


Wetlands International Supervisory Council visits Kenya

Wetlands International Supervisory Council accompanied by Wetlands International Management Team visited Kenya between 4th and 8th December 2017. The group led by a diverse team […]