Think tank

Wetlands International

Wageningen, Netherlands

Wetlands International is a global not-for-profit organisation that is deeply concerned about the loss and deterioration of wetlands such as lakes, marshes and rivers. Its research and advocacy enables action to restore, safeguard and sustainably use Wetlands. Wetlands International's four main strategies are: 1. Mobilising expertise and knowledge 2. Conserving important Wetlands 3. Empowering communities to take action 4. Advocacy. It works through a network of twenty offices, numerous partners and experts to achieve its goals. Most of its work is financed on a project basis by governments and private donors. It is also supported by government and NGO membership.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.wetlands.org/

Address:
P.O. Box 471, 6700 AL Wageningen, The Netherlands

Country:
Netherlands

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global, Europe, Asia, Africa, South America
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1937
Age (years)
Wetlands International
84 
Netherlands average
 37
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Jane Madgwick, Chief Executive Officer-Global Office
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Jane Madgwick, Chief Executive Officer-Global Office
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Jane Madgwick, Chief Executive Officer-Global Office
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Wetlands International
 42
Netherlands average
 62
Global average
 75
2019
Wetlands International
 150
% Female staff
2021
Wetlands International
 0%
Netherlands average
 1%
Global average
 0%
2019
Wetlands International
 51%
% Female researchers
2019
Wetlands International
 11%
Netherlands average
 36%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Wetlands International
 8
Netherlands average
 38
Global average
 33
2019
Wetlands International
 9

Social

Likes (2021)
Wetlands International
 13,114
Netherlands average
 11,022
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Wetlands International
 11,397
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Wetlands International
 12,076
Netherlands average
 9,545
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Wetlands International
 10,000
Subscribers (2021)
Wetlands International
 2,250
Netherlands average
 3,370
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Wetlands International
 1,340
Followers (2019)
Wetlands International
 1,372
Netherlands average
 21,269
Global average
 8,281
Followers (2019)
Wetlands International
 6,682
Netherlands average
 6,370
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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