Webinars: Transforming our approach to water and wetlands

12.12.13 - 12.12.13

What: Two webinar discussions on the values of water and wetlands, how to mainstream these values into policy-making in order to promote wise use and management, based on the insights of the TEEB for Water and Wetlands Report.

When: 12 December 2013,

Time: 11.00 – 12.15 and 16.00 -17.15 PM CET


  • The state of wetlands
  • Values, ranges, gaps, examples
  • Policy instruments to progress towards wise use
  • How the ecosystem approach can contribute to the wise use of wetlands
  • Approaches to assess the multiple benefits of protected areas


  • Patrick ten Brink, Head, Brussels Office, Institute for European Environmental Policy
  • Nick Davidson, Deputy Secretary General, Ramsar Convention on Wetlands (Morning slot)
  • Daniela Russi , Senior Policy Analyst,  Institute for European Environmental Policy
  • Ritesh Kumar, Programme Manager, Wetlands International, South Asia (Afternoon slot)
  • Marianne Kettunen, Senior Policy Analyst, Institute for European Environmental Policy


REGISTER by clicking on your preferred time slot to participate

11.00 AM -12.15  CET16.00-17.15 PM CET


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