Hosted by The UNDP Rome Centre for Sustainable Development (RCSD) & Centre for Climate Technology & Network (CTCN)
Dr Sheila Ochugboju – Moderator
Forests provide a multitude of ecosystems services and benefits to the health and well-being of communities. They are home to some of our planet’s most extraordinary biodiversity and are essential in the fight against climate change. Whilst the focus of many activities on climate action is tree planting, trees alone do not constitute a forest, the complex balance of nature and interaction with wildlife and communities define every forest.
This event will explore three critical contributors to the “Roots of Resilience” for forest and communities and bring panellists from East, West and Central Africa, to discuss: