22nd Session of the FAO Committee on Forestry
The 22nd Session of the Committee on Forestry (COFO 22) of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) will review the state of the world's forests, focusing on their socioeconomic benefits. Specific topics addressed will include forest policy measures that promote sustainable production and consumption; access to resources, markets and financing; equitable benefit sharing; and valuation of forest products and services. Other agenda items include progress in implementing earlier decisions and FAO program priorities under its new Strategic Framework. The meeting will take place in conjunction with World Forest Week.