For 2012, we’re proudly extending that goal with a bold new initiative that asks 200 million people, in 193 countries, to create and share their own films about how forests are important to them. Click to find out how you can participate in the Forests for People: UN International Short Film Contest. Entries are being accepted now.
In celebration of Forests 2011, the WFC collaborated with the United Nations Forum on Forests Secretariat, the Food and Agriculture Organization and the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity to honour the best in forest policy for the 2011 Future Policy Award. Read More
The United Nations Forum on Forests Secretariat partnered with the Universal Postal Union to organize the 40th international letter writing competition for young people. This year’s theme coincided with Forests 2011, prompting youngsters to imagine themselves as trees writing to people. Read More