Criteria and Indicators - for sustainable forest management
COFO 23/World Forest Week, Rome, Italy, 18-22 July 2016
Criteria and indicators were the focus of an event held at the COFO 23 in Rome on 19 July.
Criteria and indicators event: mobilizing action for Sustainable Forest Management and the Sustainable Development Goals
During this event the participants were informed about the efforts done by experts to prioritize the work needed to realize the full potential of C&I for SFM. The Vision and Roadmap released at the WFC and the Ottawa collaborative action plan driven by networks of experts to mobilize concrete action to promote C&I as a powerful tool to demonstrate sustainability in policy and practice and to measure progress towards SDG were presented. Experts, countries and all relevant organizations were invited to connect with the sub-groups of work to learn about and to consider how they might contribute to the actions proposed.