Collaborative Partnership on Forests

The Collaborative Partnership on Forests (CPF) is an innovative, voluntary inter-agency partnership of 15 international organizations, institutions and secretariats with substantial programmes on forests.  

The vision of the CPF is that "by 2030 all types of forests and forest landscapes are sustainably managed, their multiple values are fully recognized, the potential of forests and their goods and services is fully unlocked, and the Global Forest Goals, the Sustainable Development Goals and other global forest-related goals, targets and commitments are achieved." To support countries achieve these aims, CPF members work together on forest issues to help move from deforestation to restoration.

Members

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Joint initiatives

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Joint initiatives are established between several CPF member organizations to jointly coordinate and implement activities contributing to the same goals.

CPF joint initiatives strengthen collaboration and mobilize political, scientific, technical and financial support within and beyond the partnership. 

 

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Forest education ©FAO/IR Media
Forest education
26/11/2021

Building capacity and knowledge

Vietnam ©FAO
Forest finance facilitation
26/11/2021

Effective funding for forests

Vietnam ©FAOJoan Manuel Baliellas
Global Forest Expert Panels
26/11/2021

Independent scientific assessments

Indonesia ©FAO/Rahmadiyono Widodo
Green finance for sustainable landscapes
26/11/2021

Deforestation-free financing

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International Day of Forests
26/11/2021

Celebrate forests on 21 March

Brazil ©FAO/L. Taylor
Streamlining forest-related reporting for countries
26/11/2021

Make reporting easier for countries

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Strengthening engagement on forest landscape restoration
26/11/2021

Forest landscape restoration

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Sustainable Wood for a Sustainable World
25/11/2021

Sustainable wood value chains

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Wangari Maathai Forest Champions Award
26/11/2021

Recognizing outstanding contributions

Upcoming events >>

Virtual Event

FAO–GLF Digital forum: Transforming food systems with forests
29/09/2022

The Digital Forum is part of the 8th World Forest Week and will kick off the 26th Session of the FAO Committee on Forestry (COFO26), to be held from 3–7 October. 

Hybrid Event, Rome (Italy)

26th Session of the Committee on Forestry
03/10/2022 - 07/10/2022

The Committee on Forestry (COFO) is the highest FAO Forestry statutory body bringing together heads of forest services and other senior government officials to identify emerging policy and technical issues, to seek solutions and to advise FAO and others on appropriate action.