The State of the World's Forests 2020: Forests, biodiversity and people (in brief)

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Published September 2020 by Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). Authored by Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

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As the United Nations Decade on Biodiversity 2011–2020 comes to a close and countries prepare to adopt a post-2020 global biodiversity framework, this edition of The State of the World’s Forests (SOFO) takes the opportunity to examine the contributions of forests, and of the people who use and manage them, to the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity. This edition of SOFO examines the contributions of forests, and of the people who use and manage them, to the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity. It assesses progress to date in meeting global targets and goals relating to forest biodiversity and describes the effectiveness of policies, actions and approaches for conservation and sustainable development alike, illustrated by case studies of innovative practices and win-win solutions.

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The State of the World's Forests 2020: Forests, biodiversity and people (in brief)

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Research briefing

Published September 2020 by Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). Authored by Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

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