Forestry Communication Toolkit
Our photographs document the many facets of forests and trees and their role in people's lives and the world around us. These photographs and many more can be downloaded from the FAO Forestry Flickr account. You can also find more images at the Forestry Photo Database and FAO's photo library.
Reuse of web content
Content on www.fao.org, its affiliated websites and specific pages (collectively "the FAO website") is protected by copyright. To ensure wide dissemination of its information, FAO is committed to making its content freely available and encourages the use, reproduction and dissemination of the text, multimedia and data products presented. Except where otherwise indicated, content may be copied, printed and downloaded for private study, research and teaching purposes, or for use in non-commercial products or services, provided that appropriate acknowledgement of FAO as the source and copyright holder is given and that FAO's endorsement of users' views, products or services is not stated or implied in any way. FAO encourages unrestricted use of news releases provided on the FAO website, and no formal permission is required to reproduce these materials.
All requests for translation and adaptation rights, and for resale and other commercial use rights should be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org or submitted via the online Licence Request Form when downloading.
Where FAO is the exclusive copyright holder, conditions for reuse of photographs on the FAO website are the same as those for other content, with the exception that photographs must not be modified without prior permission. Where the copyright ownership is shared between FAO and the photographer (or where ownership cannot be determined from the FAO website), permission must be requested for any reuse beyond downloading for private use, research and teaching purposes.
Permission must be requested for any commercial use, advertising, marketing, storage or third-party distribution of FAO photographs. FAO reserves the right to withhold distribution and/or permission to reproduce FAO photographic material should intended use be considered inappropriate. FAO photographs must be credited each time they are published. The recommended citation format for photographs is FAO/[name of photographer].