Summary of Forest Action Day and Dialogue on Forests at the COP22
Hosted by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and UN Development Programme (UNDP), Forest Action Day took place on 8 November 2016 during UNFCCC COP 22 in Marrakech, Morocco.
The Forest Action Day showcase segment presented initiatives that demonstrate momentum and progress towards achieving the goals of the Paris Agreement. The presentations included progress made on previous commitments as well as new and innovative actions involving state and non-state stakeholders.
You will find in the document attached the summary of the sessions of the Forest Action Day, written by IISD Reporting services (International Institute for Sustainable development).
Forest Action Day bulletin to find here:
You will also find a video by IISD Reporting Services, « providing an overview of the meetings, highlighting presentations and discussions that showcased commitments and activities to promote clean energy technologies, policies and investments ».
More information on IISD website: www.iisd.org
The Forest Action Day Bulletin is a publication of the International Institute for Sustainable Development, publishers of the Earth Negotiations Bulletin. This issue was written and edited by Karen Alvarenga de Oliveira Windham-Bellord, Ph.D