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International Dialogue on Mountain People and Climate 2024

International Expert Dialogue on Mountains, People and Climate Change 2024

This expert dialogue on mountains, people and climate change aims to strengthen, coordinate, and prioritize mountain-based actions in the context of climate change and encourage mountain countries and agencies to collaborate on UNFCCC mountain work programs and mandates.
Convention on Biological Diversity

Convention on Biological Diversity: SBSTTA-26

The 26th meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice (SBSTTA-26) takes place in Nairobi, Kenya.
Convention on Biological Diversity

Convention on Biological Diversity: Subsidiary Body on Implementation

The fourth meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Implementation will take place in Nairobi, Kenya.
International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples

International Day for Biological Diversity 2024

The 2024 International Day for Biological Diversity focuses on building back biodiversity.
Farmer working in a cabbage farm. Photo: Maheder Haileselassie / IWMI

Unlocking sustainable finance to drive agricultural research for development

When looking at how to combine traditional development funding with return-oriented private capital, two strategies are gaining more and more traction.
Fish cages on the Volta lake. Photo: Hamish John Appleby / IWMI

Learning from our mistakes: transforming water management to boost biodiversity

When designing water solutions for communities, IWMI researchers always consider the impact on biodiverse ecosystems.

Smart tech to play vital role in addressing plastic pollution crisis...

A new study by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and the International Water Management Institute (IWMI) offers a number of technological solutions aimed at tackling one of the world’s most pressing issues. 
Delegates from the Maldives, Seychelles, Madagascar, and Sri Lanka discuss which adaptation gaps are the most actionable

From the Hindu Kush to the Indian Ocean

Closing knowledge gaps for climate adaptation

IWMI scientist contributes to global gender review

IWMI’s Barbara van Koppen is a contributing author to the ‘Global Gender and Environment Outlook’ a first-of-its-kind publication by UNEP.

How much is a wetland worth?

A new approach to costing ecosystem services We know that despite their importance for local human well-being and regulation of ecosystem services, wetland integrity continues...