The multi-stakeholder workshop in Ghana is part of the efforts to contribute to sustainable forest management discussions under the auspices of UNFF. The Major Groups participating in the UNFF organised an international workshop on the theme: Applying Sustainable Forest Management to Poverty Reduction: Strengthening the Multi-Stakeholder Approach within the UNFF.
The workshop took place from 26-30 July 2010 in Accra, Ghana, and was hosted in collaboration with the government of Ghana with support from the UNFF Secretariat and a number of other governments from.
IFFA is committed to the development and implementation of international communication strategies.
This was the main message when IFFA chair Peter deMarsh addressed the United Nations Forum on forests. The 13th session of the forum was held in New York 7 to 11 May 2018.
Design mechanism to support sustainable wood
- Identify and design mechanisms that recognise the multiple benefit that sustainable forest management and sustainable wood hade in communities, improving livelihood and cost-effective carbon sequestration and climate change mitigation.
Halt deforestation and increase forest area
Strengthening small-scale forest producers and their organisation may halt deforestation and increase forest area.
The conference “Halt deforestation and increase forest area” was held in Rome 20-22 February 2018
The conference was a joint initiative between FAO and the Collaborative Partnership of Forests.