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Major Group support for UNFF11

‘Sustainable Forest Management: Designing the Vehicles for Securing the Means of Implementation’ is the theme of the Major Group-led Initiative in support of the 11th session of the United Nations Forum on Forests. The global workshop will be in the Park Village Hotel, Kathmandu, Nepal from March 2-6, 2015. More information about Major Group event […]


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Expert meeting on Strengthening Major Groups and Other Stakeholders’ Engagement in the work of the International Arrangement on Forests

The UNFF Secretariat and the Canadian Forest Service are jointly convening a two-day expert meeting titled “expert meeting on strengthening major groups and other stakeholders’...

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Designing the Vehicles for Securing the Means of Implementation

'Designing the Vehicles for Securing the Means of Implementation', a Major Group Initiative in support of UNFF11. The event takes place between March 2nd and...

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Crafting the Path for Forests to Contribute to Sustainable Development

Major Groups organized a Major Groups-Led Initiative in support of the United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF). The workshop took place in Rio de Janeiro,...

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Applying Sustainable Forest Management to Poverty Reduction

Major Groups-Led Initiative in Support of UN Forum on Forests: Applying Sustainable Forest Management to Poverty Reduction: Strengthening the Multi-Stakeholder Approach within the UNFF. More...

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