International Day of Forests

Sustainable financing for achieving forest and landscape restoration: making it a reality

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Date:19 March 2021 from 13:00 to 13:45 CET

Moderator: Sara Scherr, President and CEO, EcoAgriculture

Zoom linkhttps://fao.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_jcDkDDYgTsm3pikFi1t-sQ 

  • Objectives of the Session and Agenda
    Moderator: Sara Scherr, President and CEO, EcoAgriculture

  • Introduction and Content – Making the most of available finance for the benefit of FLR – Presentation of the FLR funding landscape and FLRM activities to support countries’ FLR financing needs
    Christophe Besacier, Forestry Officer, FAO

  • Local Financing Mechanisms, what did we learn through the Case studies?
    Mathilde Iweins, Expert in Financing for FLR, FAO

  • Supporting sustainable land management through decentralization and a local development fund
    Katiella Mai Moussa, Regional Technical Advisor, UN Capital Development Fund (UNCDF)

  • The voice of beneficiaries - Support needed by the countries to finance FLR processes
    Chadi Mohanna, Director, Ministry of Agriculture, Lebanon

  • Discussion
    Panel

  • Poll on Zoom 

  • Key messages and conclusion 
    Sara Scherr, President and CEO, EcoAgriculture