Building on the integrated framework of the forest instrument to implement SFM, the Forum at its eighth session adopted new means to strengthen collaboration and coordination on issues relevant to forests and the global crises. Among these, the Forum tasked its Secretariat to:
The Forum also invited the Collaborative Partnership on Forests to:
While seeking new ways to enhance contributions from regional and sub-regional entities, as well as a wide range of forest-related stakeholders, the Secretariat has been promoting inputs, fostering dialogue and facilitating participation in UNFF sessions and related meetings. In these times of crisis, engaging with all these partners has become all the more critical to advance and promote SFM.