The session will feature presentations of the key findings of the recently published Global Forest Resources Assessment 2020 (FRA) and the State of the World’s Forest (2020), followed by a panel discussion. The panel reflections will focus on the implication of these new insights for the focus and prioritization of actions by countries and their development partners to transform food systems to halt deforestation. The session will showcase existing solutions and how they may be scaled up and complemented to achieve the necessary systemic change.
Anssi PekkarinenSenior Forestry Officer, Global Forest Resources Assessment Coordinator
Mette WilkieDirector, Forestry Division
Tony SimonsDirector General, World Agroforestry (ICRAF)
Executive Director, CIFOR-ICRAF
Roselyn Fosua AdjeiDirector of Climate Change, Forestry Commission, Ghana
Country Representative UN-REDD Executive board
Gabriel LabbateREDD+ Team Leader
Mario BoccucciHead of
UN-REDD Programme Secretariat
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