High School ECOSOC - UN Forum on Forests


Qiangyi Zhu

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Delegate: Zhu Qiangyi

Country: Turkey

Committee: UN Forum on Forests

Topic: Forests and the Sustainable Development Goals


The sustainable development of forests is an important issue related to human survival. Forest is an essential resource for human survival. As UN General Assembly President Thomas Thomson put it: "a quarter of the world's population depends on forests for food security, nutrition, income and livelihoods, and as a source of energy, fuel and other natural resources."Forests play an important role in achieving other sustainable development goals. Therefore, the solution to this problem is crucial. The forest problem is a developmental problem, which needs the long-term joint efforts of all countries to solve.

There are several obvious quest...