Since August 2020 the Secretariat has developed and offered the following trainings to support Contracting Parties in their implementation of the Convention. 390 participants from 86 countries attended these trainings. 56% of participants were female.
24 September – 1 October, 2020: Grant writing: How to write effective project proposals (English, French & Spanish)
This training webinar on “How to write effective project proposals in order to access funding for wetland conservation projects” enhances writing of small and medium sized project proposals by presenting key components, information required by most funders and sharing best practice examples. Access resources and the training here
19 – 22 October, 2020: National Wetlands Inventories Training Webinar (English, French & Spanish)
This webinar enhances capacities for carrying out a National Wetland Inventory by presenting the new step-by-step toolkit. You can access resources and the training here
12 – 18 November, 2020: Preparation of National Reports to COP14 (English, French & Spanish)
The webinar on “How to prepare and submit National Reports to the 14th meeting of the Conference of the Contracting Parties on the implementation of the Convention on Wetlands” enhances capacities of Contracting Parties on the purpose, content and completion of National Reports. You can access resources and the training here
A new training event Wetlands as Nature-based Solutions (NbS) for Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) is scheduled on the 10th of December 2020.