Wetlands Action for People

Pitch for the Grant 2022, is seeking to support ideas or approaches of ongoing or planned initiatives anywhere in the world with demonstrated capacity to be applied and replicated in areas with similar characteristics.
Eligible ideas could include:

Techniques for conservation, restoration and wise use of wetland ecosystems including their resources
Community effort or engagement for a cause that benefits wetlands e.g designation as a protected site or wetland clean up exercise etc.
Initiatives to support the creation of alternative livelihoods to reduce pressure on wetlands
Initiatives or actions that will lead to the long-term protection and conservation of wetlands
Research or academic project to increase knowledge and understanding about wetlands

Applications for Pitch for the Grant 2022 will open on:
2 February 2022 and close on 2 March 2022.
The winner and three finalists will be announced on 22 March 2022, World Water Day.

Funding Agency

Convention on Wetlands on World Wetlands Day



10,000 (EUR)

Funding Cycle


Application Deadline

March 2, 2022