Joint FAO–UNECE sessions focus on future of European forests 29 November 2021

Protecting and restoring forests, as well as unlocking their potential to ensure livelihoods, green development, and a more sustainable outlook for humanity, were key points discussed during European Forest Week and Foresta2021 by the Joint Session of the UNECE Committee on Forests and the Forest Industry and the FAO European Forestry Commission.

Safeguarding mountain vegetation: FAO receives 2021 GEO Sustainable Development Goals Award 26 November 2021

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has won an award for developing new methods to monitor a Sustainable Development Goal indicator on the amount of green vegetation covering the world’s mountains, using satellite images and modelling.


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