COFO highlights: Friday 28 September

FAO Forestry Department Director, Eduardo Mansur, FAO Assistant-Director General, Eduardo Rojas-Briales, COFO Chairperson Feliciano Kilahama

The Committee on Forestry officially closed with the adoption of the Draft Report of the 21st Session. Chairperson Mr Feliciano Kilahama (Tanzania) thanked all delegates and the COFO secretariat for their participation and contributions.

All presentations can be found online at the following links:


World Forest Week events included presentations on voluntary guidelines on the governance of tenure of land, fisheries and forests; forests and climate change; future needs in the forestry workforce; role of trees and forests for resilient cities and the evolution of the National Forest Programme Facility into the Forest and Farm Facility.   A Jobs Fair was also held with International Forestry Students Association

 Jobs Fair with the International Forestry Students Association

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