Secretary-General’s Message on the International Day of Forests

List of Messages delivered by the Secretary-General in relation to the International Day of Forests.


2016 Secretary-General Warns Two Thirds of Global Population Could Face Water-Stressed Conditions within Next Decade, in Message for International Forests Day [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]
2015 Secretary-General, on International Day of Forests, Stresses Investment, Smart Policies Essential for Building Sustainable, Climate-Resilient Future
2014 Awareness Must Be Coupled with Concrete Action to Protect Vital Forests, Secretary-General Stresses in Message for International Observance
2013 Deforestation Fell Almost 20 Per Cent in Past Decade, Secretary-General Says in Message for International Day of Forests