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.
Areas of focus
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