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Secretariat of the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance - the Ramsar Convention

International Organisations, Programmes, Funds, Institutes and other
Environment and Sustainable Development
Rue Mauverney 28
1196 Gland
+41 22 999 01 70

"The Convention on Wetlands of International Importance, called the Ramsar Convention, is an intergovernmental treaty that provides the framework for national action and international cooperation for the conservation and wise use of wetlands and their resources. The Ramsar Convention is the only global environmental treaty that deals with a particular ecosystem."