No land, no forests, no food. The three go together for sustainability – production will not happen without the land and the forests. They are all interdependent.
- Robert Bimba, National Coordinator of the Farmers’ Union Network (FUN), The Gambia
Multi-sectoral platform for planning and implementation. How they might better server forest and farm producer.
The Road to Durban
Click here to see how we can ensure that community-forestry practitioners and forest-and-farm producer organizations make their views known at the WIV World Forestry Congress.
Dont'miss the opportinity to submit an abstract by the 30 January 2015.
Progress in the countries
New countries selected for FFF support
Bolivia, Kenya, Vietnam, and Zambia have been selected by an experts panel as the next four partner countries for the Forest and Farm Facility.
An important dimension of the Forest and Farm Facility is to strengthen smallholder, women, community and Indigenous Peoples’ producer organizations for business/livelihoods and policy engagement. Click here to see recent activities implemented in support of producer organizations.
Over the past years FAO, IIED, IUCN and the WB have been working together through the Growing Forest Partnerships. They have collaborated to develop the FFF and will implement it jointly.