UNRIC Library Backgrounder: Forests


Ensuring the ‘lungs of the planet’ keep us alive:

5 things you need to know about forests and the UN
(UN News, 10 May 2019):



UN Entities


UN Observances


Selected UN Documents


Further information


Selected Statements and Speeches of UN Officials


Selected Publications available online

Selected material available on forest / wildfires

February 2024
not an official document – for information only

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