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UN DESA Oct 8
🌿 Deforestation & environmental degradation 🦜 Illegal trade in wildlife 🍂 Climate change ...increase our risk of future pandemics from zoonotic diseases. Protecting forests saves lives!
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IUFRO 7 May 19
The future of lies in the hands of educated youth! Therefore, IUFRO collaborates actively with IFSA to strengthen education on & trees, f.i. with - Joint Task Force on Forest Education. , ,
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UN Environment Programme 5 May 19
Did you know forests are the 🌎’s water towers? ✔️ Forests provide 75% of our freshwater ✔️ 1/3 of the world's largest cities draw their 🚰 from forests Learn about the many ways in which forests enrich our daily lives: Join the convo:
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UN Women 10 May 18
Women who depend on forests for their livelihoods are being negatively affected by the effects of climate change. As Forum continues, find out how we're building climate resilience:
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UN Environment Programme 6 May 19
Forests and Trees: 🌳🌳🌳🌳 🌳 Regulate our climate 🌲 Improve our air 🌴 Reduce storm water and flooding. Learn more: Join the convo: 🍃
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UN Environment Programme 8 May 19
Forests & trees provide: 🌱1.6 billion people with timber, food, jobs & shelter 🌿2.4 billion people with fuel for cooking and heating 🌳2.5 billion small-scale farmers with livelihoods support our economic growth & employment!
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4SD 7 May 19
The UN Forum on Forests works to safeguard the world's 🌲🌳🌴 for our future! The global community gathers today at to take action for forests. See how you can help to protect, restore and grow 🌲🌳🌿 📺 📖 💬
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Slovakia at the UN Mar 21
This year’s highlights the connections btw forests & the rich they support. are home to 80% of the world's terrestrial biodiversity. Don't forget, everyone can contribute to safe forests & forest habitat
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International Alliance of Indigenous Peoples Jun 19
could push approximately 34.3 million more people into extreme poverty. Many of them depend on forests 🌳🌲🌱 for food 🥬 , fuel 🔥and shelter🏡 It is critical that we protect the world’s forests 🌳
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International Alliance of Indigenous Peoples Jun 22
Our rain forests are in danger!🔥 The biggest threats are; deforestation🌳,mining🧑‍🚒, forest fires 🔥and animal🐮 and agricultural industries🏭
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UN Environment Programme New York 6 May 19
The UN Forum on Forests kicks off today! 🌲🌳🌴 that forests are home to 80% of the world's terrestrial biodiversity? Watch the forum live here👉 and follow the dialogue by using the &a 🗣️💬
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UN Development 8 May 19
Five key drivers associated with global tree cover loss: 27% Commodity-driven deforestation 🌴🐄🛢️ 26% Forestry 24% Shifting agriculture 23% Wildfires 🔥 0.6% Urbanisation 🏗️ Halting is within reach if we step up action.
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Naoko Ishii 7 May 18
It was a great pleasure to address today - and will do even more on this key issue - are a place for action for sustainable development, and cohesive action will emphasis the power of the forests
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UN Biodiversity Jun 18
A new policy brief from highlights the importance of as we from . Forests: 🌳Support human well-being 🌴Provide health products 🎋Create green jobs 🌲Reduce risk of future pandemics Learn more about :
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UN DESA 10 May 19
Forests are saving our lives - literally! 2 out of 3 cancer-fighting medicines💊 come from rainforest plants. Protecting 🌲🌳🌴🌿is the best investment we can make for a sustainable future! ends in NY today:
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FAO 8 May 19
🌳🌲🌳🌲 remove an estimated 2.1 billion tonnes of carbon from the atmosphere every year! They are more than just trees. They are one of our biggest allies against !
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FAO 10 May 19
🌲🌳🏙️🌲🌳 and urban forests can make our greener, healthier and happier places to live.
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IUFRO 9 May 19
IUFRO plays an active role in the collection, availability and accessibility of forest-related information by producing scientific assessment reports in the frame of the Global Forest Expert Panels (-). , , ,
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UN DESA 10 May 18
Forests provide 75% of our freshwater. 1/3 of the world's largest cities incl Bogota, Durban, Jakarta, Madrid, New York & Rio de Janeiro draw drinking water from forests. Follow & learn about the critical role of forest for life on 🌎
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Boris Greguška Jul 21
"Forests build our resilience like an immune system that protects us from threats – against catastrophes, climate change, poverty, hunger, diseases, and even violent conflicts." Read my closing statement:
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