Wetlands International

Wetlands International is the only global non-governmental organisation (NGO) dedicated to the conservation and restoration of wetlands. It is a not-for-profit organisation. It works via our twenty offices, partners and experts. Most of the work is financed on a project basis by governments and private donors. Wetlands International is also supported by government and NGO membership.

A network organisation—working locally and globally

Its headquarters is based in the Netherlands. All of its offices contribute to develop and implement our global Strategy and work to achieve the global targets.

Core Values

Wetlands International maintains the following core values:

  • Its work is globally relevant

  • Its work is based on sound science

  • It works through partnerships and with a wide range of sectors

  • It respects traditional values and knowledge

  • It respects human rights and aim to contribute to gender equality

  • It works in a transparent and accountable way

For more information, see the Wetlands International website.