Access information on Multilateral Environmental Agreements

  • Climate and Atmosphere
  • Biological diversity
  • Marine and Freshwater
  • Land and Agriculture

Definition(s)

The implementation of policies, often involving rehabilitation, restoration or creation of wetlands, so that adverse human impacts on one wetland, or one area of a wetland, will not reduce the overall stock of wetlands and wetland functions within the area. (Source: Mediterranean Wetlands Initiative - wetland terminology)