In focus Wetlands


Event Coverage - 7 May 2018
How do communities and countries protect and benefit from blue carbon?
Event Coverage - 26 Apr 2018
For existing and innovative new forest initiatives – from REDD+ to ecotourism – voices call for more momentum

Fact File - 22 Mar 2018
What is blue carbon?
A look at ongoing research into the world’s water-based carbon sinks
News - 12 Oct 2017
Governing mangroves: From Tanzania to Indonesia
Global review finds tenure rights key to conservation of coastal forests
Event Coverage - 19 Sep 2017
Making peat a priority
Peatlands in the spotlight at the IUFRO Congress in Germany
News - 16 Jun 2017
The jumbo carbon footprint of shrimp
Is eating a kilogram of shrimp worth 1600 kilos of greenhouse emissions?
News - 15 Jun 2017
New map reveals more tropical peat
Results provide fresh opportunities to combat climate change
Video - 29 May 2017
Lera Miles of UN Environment: ‘There’s much more peatland there than anyone had ever anticipated’
Why the international community should do its part to support the Congo Basin countries in preserving their peatlands
Photo Essay - 18 May 2017
Living in a toxic haze
The daily reality of Indonesia's peatland fires
Video - 17 May 2017
People and peat
Making a living on protected land
Video - 17 May 2017
People and peat
Interview - 16 May 2017
Preserving precious peat in the Congo Basin
How the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) could bring a recently-discovered peatland into its REDD process
Interview - 15 May 2017
Peru’s peat
Recognizing the potential of Peru’s wetlands in tackling climate change
Interview - 15 May 2017
Peru’s peat