UNECE/FAO Policy Forum on “The forest sector in the green economy”

October 15 - December 31, 1969 Host United Nations

Prestigious speakers and representatives from governments, international organizations, the private sector and other stakeholders will evaluate the situation of the forest sector in the context of the global economic crisis; identify opportunities for the sector’s contribution to a more sustainable society and a greener economy; and discuss means of positioning the sector to bounce out of the current economic slump. The Forum will in particular assess the extent to which the sector benefited from stimulus packages directed at greening the economy. Areas of interest would include green building, wood energy and environmental services from forests.

For more information, please visit: http://timber.unece.org/index.php?id=201

April 2018

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