Sustaining Forests for All

Well-managed forests have the potential to reduce poverty, spur economic development and contribute to a healthy local and global environment. The Program on Forests (PROFOR) is a multi-donor partnership that generates and shares innovative knowledge that supports this vision: sustaining forests for all. Learn More

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Improved Methodologies Highlight the Value of Forests for Green Growth

New PROFOR-funded research provides updated methodologies for the valuation of wood and non-wood wealth. A new approach finds that global non-wood forest wealth is about 2.7 times greater than under the old methodology – bringing new awareness to the overall significance of non-wood forest wealth as part of nations’ natural assets and potential for green growth.

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