State of the World's Forests (Paperback)

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The ninth biennial issue of State of the World's Forests, published at the outset of 2011, the International Year of Forests, considers the theme 'Changing pathways, changing lives: forests as multiple pathways to sustainable development'. It takes a holistic view of the multiple ways in which forests support livelihoods. The chapters assembled for this year's State of the World's Forests highlight four key areas that warrant greater attention: regional trends on forest resources; the development of sustainable forest industries; climate change mitigation and adaptation; and the local value of forests. Considered together, these themes provide insights on the true contribution of forests to the creation of sustainable livelihoods and alleviation of poverty. Also published in Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian and Spanish.
Product Details
ISBN: 9789251067505
ISBN-10: 9251067503
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Organization of the UN (FA
Publication Date: December 30th, 2011
Pages: 164
Language: English