Webinar for CEPA Focal Points for the Conservation and Wise Use of Wetlands

The Secretariat of the Convention on Wetlands organized a webinar for CEPA Focal Points for the conservation and wise use of wetlands.

This webinar provides an overview of the CEPA programme of the Convention on Wetlands, from high-level structure, aims and processes to implementation at national and local level. Participants will hear from experienced practitioners at all levels of implementation of the Convention and will be encouraged to take an active role. 


  • Introduction to the workshop, guide to behaviour and technical issues
  • What is the CEPA programme and how does it support delivery of the Convention’s aims?
  • The mechanism of CEPA delivery – Oversight Panel, National Focal Points, national reporting
  • Resources available to support delivery of the CEPA programme (WWD, webinars, guides and documents)
  • How to feed into national reporting
  • Roles of CEPA Focal Points
  • Application of CEPA to other elements of the Convention on Wetlands
  • Group discussion