Outreach

Media coverage

TVP3 Białystok
A short film about the REPEAT project (in Polish): http://bialystok.tvp.pl/37649500/bagna-pod-lupa

Quarks, WDR5
A short film showcasing peatland restoration with Antwerp and Greifswald team members at WDR5 Quarks, WDR5

Nature Microbiology Community, April 2020
Behind the paper blogpost by W.-J. Emsens: Rewetting the wasteland - Do microbes find their way back? Nature Microbiology Community

(Side) events on climate and biodiversity

UNFCCC COP24 Katowice (Poland)
Side event on peat fires and peatland restoration. PDF

UNFCCC COP24 ClimateHub Katowice (Poland)
Side event on food production on drained peatlands and peatland restoration. PDF

Workshop "Exchange of views on post 2020 Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)
and its effect on farming on organic (peat) soils"

09.04.2019, Brussels, Belgium
Co-organised by Wetlands International European Association and Greifswald Mire Centre.
The workshop report can be found here: PDF.
Please contact Franziska Tanneberger for more details.

Workshop "Exploring Synergies for Peatlands - Detecting and enhancing the global importance
of peatlands in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals”

21.05.-24.05.2019, Isle of Vilm, Germany
Co-organised by German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation, the Global Peatlands Initiative, the Secretariat of the Ramsar Convention, the Greifswald Mire Centre, and Wetlands International.
The workshop report can be found here: PDF.
Please contact Franziska Tanneberger for more details.

Policy briefs

Policy brief on the climate relevance of peatlands and implications for UNFCCC reporting and the EU's Common Agricultural Policy (in Romanian) PDF

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