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 vision is a world where wetlands are treasured and nurtured for their beauty, the life we support and the resources we provide. wetlands International is dedicated to maintaining and restoring wetlands for their environmental values as well as for the services we provide to people, fighting the underlying causes of wetlands loss and degradation. Its research and advocacy enables action to restore, safeguard and sustainably use Wetlands. Wetlands International's four main strategies are: 1. Mobilising the best available 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.
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Data sources consulted: Think tank list