3rd Mediterranean forest week

The 3rd Mediterranean Forest Week was held on March 17th to 21th, 2013 in Tlemcen (Algeria), on the theme "Mediterranean forests for sustainable development of territories: what strategies of mitigation and adaptation to global change?".

Among the many results of the Week, the following can be higlighted:

  • The presentation of the State of Mediterranean forests by FAO and Plan Bleu
  • The presentation of the Strategic Framework on Mediterranean Forests and its adoption in the Declaration of Tlemcen,
  • The presentation of the project of Integrated Strategy on Mediterranean Forests by AIFM and FAO.

More information on FAO's website: www.fao.org/forestry/silva-mediterranea/89599/en