15.02.2017 ITB; Sustainable tourism For the third time, the Wadden Sea World Heritage is organizing a stand on sustainable tourism at the world’s largest tourism fair ITB.
15.02.2017 Visitor centre After a comprehensive renovation and extension, the new Danish Wadden Sea Centre Vadehavscentret was opened by His Royal Highness Prince Joachim of Denmark on 2 February 2017.
13.02.2017 sustainable development; international cooperation
Trilateral Wadden Sea Cooperation strengthens ties with High Coast/ Kvarken Archipelago World HeritageOn 5-7 February 2017 the Trilateral Wadden Sea Cooperation met with the High Coast/ Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage in Vaasa, Finland.
10.02.2017 Trilateral Cooperation; Denmark At the end of January 2017, the municipalities of Varde, Esbjerg, Fanø and Tønder welcomed Co Verdaas, Chairman of the Wadden Sea Board, Rüdiger Strempel, Executive Secretary of the Common Wadden Sea Secretariat (CWSS) and CWSS Communications Officer Annika Bostelmann to the Danish Wadden Sea.
21.12.2016 On 12 and 13 December 2016 a conference on “Perspectives of transboundary cooperation in World Heritage” took place at the Representation of the State of Hessen in Berlin.
19.12.2016 Harbour seal The population of harbour seals in the Wadden Sea area remained largely stable in 2016.
25.11.2016 sustainable development 24 World Heritage experts, practitioners and site managers from all parts of the world gathered on 14-16 November 2016 on the Isle of Vilm in Germany.
22.11.2016 Environmental Education 30 experts on Wadden Sea education met on 14-16 November 2016 in Ribe (Denmark) at the annual International Wadden Sea School (IWSS) workshop.
22.11.2016 sustainable development Following INTERREG’s approval of the Expression of Interest (EoI) for funding of the project “PROWAD LINK”, the project partners representing nine organizations in the Wadden Sea sat together in Hamburg on 11 November to discuss the next steps towards submitting a full application.
21.11.2016 World Heritage Interpretation Around 150 experts and stakeholders concerned with World Heritage met on 11 November 2016 during this year's “Denkmal” event at Leipzig Fair to exchange experience and views regarding World Heritage interpretation.