Forest and Water Programme


Water and forests must be managed sustainably to achieve SDGs

Maria Patek, Director General, Forestry and Sustainability, Federal Ministry for Sustainability and Tourism, Austria.

Interdependence between forests and water

Lotta Samuelson, Programme Manager, Swedish Water House, Stockholm International Water Institute

International Day of Forests 2016 Forests and water

Forests are vital to our water supply. They influence how and where rain falls, and they filter and clean our water.

Forests and water in dryland regions

Interview: Abdeladim Lhafi, Haut Commissaire aux Eaux et Forêts et à la Lutte Contre la Désertification du Royaume du Maroc (French)

Ivan Valentik on Russian forest and water resources

Deputy Minister for Natural Resources and Environment and Head of the Federal Forestry Agency of the Russian Federation Ivan Valentik.