The UN Forum on Forests Secretariat carries out a range of outreach activities to raise awareness of the multiple benefits of forests, and share best practices related to sustainable forest management. These include annual celebrations of the International Day of Forests on 21 March, as well as events at key international conferences. Information products include fact sheets, policy briefs, publications, and presentations. Multimedia products include films, photographs and art. Media products include press releases and news stories.

2017 IDF celebration

UNHQ event Programme
IDF 2017 Social Media Advisory
UNDESA Voice article
Watch the event live on UN Web TV


Media representatives should contact:
UN Department of Public Information by phone at 1‐212‐963‐9495 or email at mediainfo@un.org, and:
UN Forum on Forests Secretariat, fax: 1 917 367 3186, email: sen@un.org