Cuba celebrates World Wetlands Day

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World Wetlands Day is celebrated every February 2, to raise awareness about the importance of these ecosystems to the planet.

The day marks the date of the signing of the Convention on Wetlands (Ramsar Convention) in 1971. This year’s theme is “Wetlands for our Future: Sustainable Livelihoods,” selected to demonstrate the vital role of wetlands in the current and future wellbeing of humanity, and to promote their rational use.

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http://en.cubadebate.cu/news/2016/02/02/cuba-celebrates-world-wetlands-day/

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