The video is produced by the Canadian Forest Service, Natural resources, and was used at the IFFA side event at the 12 session of United Nations Forum on Forest, UNFF 12, in New York 3 May.
The main massage is that sustainable managed forests give a stable carbon stocks as well as forest products and recreation. Sustainable manage forest mitigate climate changes and increase production and livelihood at the same time.
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.