Invitation to the Online Panel Discussion on the occasion of the World Wetlands Day 2021:
Wetlands: Securing Freshwater for All
Online Panel Discussion
Monday, 1 February, 15.00 – 16.30 CET
The Secretariat of the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands is pleased to invite you to an online panel discussion, organized for World Wetlands Day 2021 on Monday 1 February 2021 from 15.00 to 16.30 CET.
Wetlands and Water is the theme to mark Word Wetlands Day in 2021 to highlight the important role of wetlands for fresh water security and to achieving SDG 6 on ensuring availability of water.
The high level event will be moderated by the Secretary General of the Convention and will feature diverse speakers including, the Heads of IPBES, the UN Convention to Combat Desertification, experts from UN-WATER, the UN Convention on Biological Diversity, Danone, as well as a representative from the government of Mexico and the Chair of the Scientific and Technical Review Panel.
The speakers will provide insights on why we need to upscale and accelerate initiatives that conserve wetlands and all freshwater ecosystems to ensure freshwater for all.
Find attached the flyer for the event.
We invite you to register https://contacts.ramsar.org/preregistration/ml/webinars.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the event.
Secretariat of the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands
28 rue Mauverney, CH-1196 Gland, Switzerland
Tel. +41 22 999 0365; fax +41 22 999 0169