IFFA giving opening statement

-Small forest landowners live in the world’s forests and are indispensable for the United Nations strategic plan for forests 2017-2030, stated IFFA in the opening statement of UNFF 12.

 

  • Published: 01.05.2017
  • Published by: Ivar Legallais-Korsbakken
  • Tags: #UNFF12  # Major groups 
  • Lennart Ackzell, IFFA, giving an opening statement at UNFF 12

    IFFA delivered the opening statement1 May 2017 to the 12th session of the United Nations Forum on Forests on behalf of Famers and Small Forest Landowners Major Group.

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    Committed to international communication

    Published: 18.05.2018

    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

    Published: 08.05.2018

    - 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

    Published: 22.03.2018

    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.

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