Petti Linnamaa, IFFA vice3 chair, speaks to UNFF 13 on behalf on the Farmers and small forest landowners Major Group.
The major groups in the United Nations Forum on Forest give an important push when member states strive towards more sustainable development and sustainable forest management, Pentti Linnamaa, the vice shar of the International Family forestry Alliance, IFFA, reposts from UNFF 13, the UNFF session held in May.
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.