News – latest Wadden Sea stories
The Wadden Sea World Heritage celebrates its 12th anniversary
26 June- this time 12 years ago, the Wadden Sea was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The Wadden Sea at UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development
The excellent work, in support of education, carried out by the members of the International Wadden Sea School in the past 17 years was highlighted as part of this side event which was co-organised between Germany and South Korea.
Dat Watt by Oris, celebrates the Wadden Sea and its protection
Swiss watchmaker Oris launched its ode to the Wadden Sea, Dat Watt, a professional diving watch on May 18.
Promoting darkness: Dark Sky Webinar
The webinar examined the many aspects of preserving darkness in the Wadden Sea region, not least the conservation benefits. The event is the result of a close collaboration between the trilateral Partnership Hub and the Programme towards a rich Wadden Sea (PRW).
Trilateral World Heritage Partnership Hub initiative Dark Sky Webinar 23 April 2021
“A Darker Sky in the Wadden Sea Region” webinar on 23 April 2021. The webinar is mainly organised by the PRW with the support of the WSF. Furthermore, it is a trilateral initiative under the umbrella of the Trilateral World Heritage Partnership Hub.
Policy statement on the Wadden Sea SWIMWAY approved
WG-Swimway and invited guests drafted a policy statement based on existing guidelines and regulations with a direct link to the Trilateral Fish Targets at European level and how these have been implemented per country and trying to analyse their contribution to the realization of these targets.
Where Mud Matters - towards a mud balance for the Trilateral Wadden Sea
Report on the first silt balance assessment for the trilateral Wadden Sea published.
Ditte Hviid takes over CWSS communication activities
As Annika Bostelmann will be on parental leave until late autumn 2021, CWSS is joined by a new colleague, Ditte Hviid, to take over as temporary Communications and Outreach Officer.
ITB Interview: "Wadden Sea – UNESCO World Heritage on our doorstep"
Interview of ITB News with CWSS Deputy Executive Secretary Harald Marencic.
32nd meeting of the Wadden Sea Board held online
Due to the ongoing pandemic, the 32nd meeting of the Wadden Sea Board, postponed from November 2020, was held online on 4 March 2021.
Nationalpark Vadehavet publishes fact sheets on school trips to the Danish Wadden Sea
The Prowad Link partner National Vadehavet (Danish Wadden Sea National Park) has developed a set of fact sheets in the project’s framework.
Ways of sustainable recovery of tourism in protected areas such as the Wadden Sea at the digital ITB Berlin
The transnational Interreg project “Prowad Link – Protect and Prosper” will be represented at the biggest tourism trade fair in the world, the ITB, which will take place digitally this year.