Resource persons included experts from the Netherlands, Hanns Seidel Foundation-Korea, East Asian-Australasian Flyway Partnership, IUCN Asia Regional Office, WWF-Hong Kong, and RM Wetlands. The subregional training featured presentations on transboundary cooperation (Wadden Sea Transboundary Ramsar Site as a case study), activities in the Yellow/West Sea by RRC-EA partner organizations, steps in the designation and management of Ramsar Sites based on the Ramsar Guidebook, and Ramsar tools and approaches such as the Ramsar Site Management Effectiveness Tracking Tool (R-METT) and Rapid Assessment of Wetland Ecosystem Services (RAWES). An information sharing and brainstorming session capped the activity that allowed participants to discuss about key wetland management issues and recommendations. The participants also visited Chongming Dongtan National Nature Reserve to observe and learn from its good management practices. IUCN-China provided logistical support.