UN Forum on forests UNFF
Development cooperation , 13.11.2012

UN Forum on forests UNFF

Description

In October 2000, the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations (ECOSOC), in its Resolution 2000/35 established the United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF), a subsidiary body with the main objective to promote the management, conservation and sustainable development of all types of forests and to strengthen long-term political commitment to this end ;based on the Rio Declaration, the Forest Principles, Chapter 11 of Agenda 21 and the outcome of the IPF/IFF Processes and other key milestones of international forest policy. the Seventh Session of the Forum adopted the landmark Non-Legally Binding Instrument on All Types of Forests on 28 April 2007. http://www.un.org/esa/forests

Funding decision  13.11.2012

100 000 €

Target region

Developing countries

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Aid to environment
  • Participatory development/Good governance
  • Gender equality
  • Climate change - adaptation
  • Climate change - mitigation
  • Biodiversity
  • Desertification

Field of activity

  • Forestry policy and administrative management 100%

Type of aid

Project-type interventions

Funding channel

Muut toteuttajat

Contact

keo-60

Code for the object of funding

89854501

ID

UHA2011-006798

Modified

17.05.2013