High School ECOSOC - UN Forum on Forests


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Name: Ningran Zhang

Committee: ECOSOC-UN Forum on Forests

Country: Republic of Liberia

Topic: Forests and the Sustainable Development Goals

School Name: UniPro MUN League

 Over the past 25 years, forest cover has declined by 41 hectares and deforestation rates have risen steadily. However, 1.6 billion people in the world depend their livelihood on forests, and among them, 70 million are indigenous people. Just as Jose Graziano da Silva said, “Forests play a fundamental role in combating rural poverty, ensuring food s...